For those who have turned their minds toward Christmas shopping, “Classic Car: The Definitive Visual History” (DK, $40) would make an amazing gift for some lucky car lover.
From the Pontiac Chieftain to the Chevrolet Corvette, this coffee table book is packed with the marques and models of ever decade from the 1940s to the 1980s, showing key features and detailed profiles and specs. The book also looks at famous designers and manufacturers, like Ferdinand Porsche, and at the broader cultural context of cars as symbols of luxury and objects of desire.
If you’d like to win “Classic Car,” send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org by midnight Sunday (Dec. 4) and include your mailing address. Please put “Car” in the subject line of your email to be included in the random drawing. Only the winner will be notified.