Lewis H. Siegelbaum, ed. The Socialist Car: Automobility in the Eastern Bloc. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2011

Tommaso Pardi


As stated in the introduction by Lewis Siegelbaum, the principal objective of this collective book is “to explore the interface between the motorcar and the state socialist countries of Eastern Europe, including the USSR” (2). This is done mainly from two different perspectives.


Consumption in Post-War Eastern Europe; Elites in Socialist Countries; Socialist Cities; Mass Motorization; Automobile Production

Full Text: PDF HTML


  • There are currently no refbacks.