The Horseless Carriage

The Birth of the Motor Age, by Stuart Hylton

This is an interesting coverage of the early history of motoring with appropriate pictures in chapters entitled ‘What is it?’, ‘Life Before the Motor Car’, ‘Internal Combustion’, ‘Carriages Without Horses’, ’Speed! The First Road Races’, ‘The Birth of Circuit Racing’, ‘Motoring Pioneers’, ‘The British Experience’, and also a chapter on the ‘Technological Breakthroughs and Backwaters’.

Published by The History Press, ISBN 978-0-7524-5078-0, £16.99