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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9780737747591
9780737747607
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subject_facet Automobile industry and trade -- United States -- Juvenile literature, Automobiles -- Social aspects -- United States -- Juvenile literature, Transportation -- United States -- Juvenile literature
title_display Cars in America
title_full Cars in America / Roman Espejo, book editor
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