An overview of the impact that science and technology had on the everyday life of Americans.That decade, automakers converted many models from manual to automatic transmission and introduced power brakes and steering and air conditioning. The automobile ... In contrast to American automobilesa#39; prodigal use of gasoline, Toyota touted the efficiency of the Corona. Families ... In the 1990s Ford marketed a line of compacts and sales of its light truck the Ranger outpaced those of the F-150.
|Title||:||Science and Technology in 20th-century American Life|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2007-01-01|