Cars in America

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Greenhaven Press,
Pub. Date:
c2010.
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English
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Explores how cars affect life in the United States, and the myths and facts surrounding America’s car culture. Examines the relationship between cars, urban sprawl, and obesity; and ways to make driving safer, especially for young people. Looks at the future of transportation in America, including the fate of the auto industry and the role of public transportation.
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