Ask just about any motorcycle fan, and they'll tell you that Harley-Davidson builds the ultimate motorcycle. And the motorcycles housed in Harley-Davidson's Archive Collection represent the best of the best.
Harley-Davidson Museum Masterpieces tells the story of this amazing company through the incredible motorcycles it builds, selected from the hundreds of motorcycles in the Archive Collection.
Portrait-quality photography of the book taken by expert lenseman Randy Leffingwell reveals the remarkable journey of America's motorcycle company, from its humble beginnings to its nearly century-long dominance of an entire industry.
About the Author
Dain Gingerelli has been editor of three Harley-Davidson-enthusiast magazines, and he currently rides a Sportster that he modified into a cafe racer. He earned his moniker Daingerous Dain when he road raced cars and motorcycles. He has been a resident of Mission Viejo, California, since 1994.
About the Photographer
Randy Leffingwell wrote his first book, American Muscle, in 1989 while still on staff at the Los Angeles Times. Since then, he has authored another 47 titles for Motorbooks and its sister publisher Voyageur Press, including ,i>Porsche 911 50 Years, Corvette 60 Years, and The Art of the Corvette. Leffingwell is considered one of the top Porsche historians working today, and he enjoys a close working relationship with Porsche AG. He lives in southern California, about 100 miles north of Los Angeles.
" Dain Gingerelli's book tells the story of this amazing company through the incredible motorcycle it builds, selected from the hundreds of motorcycles in the Archive Collection. Portrait-quality photographs taken by expert lensemen Randy Leffingwell reveals the remarkable journey of American's motorcycle company from its humble beginnings to its nearly century-long dominance of an entire industry." - "American Iron " "This book tells the company's story through its motorcycles. Portrait-quality photography taken by Randy Leffingwell reveals the remarkable journey of America's motorcycle company." - "Roadbike"
Series: First Gear
Format: Paperback with Flaps on Inside & Back Covers
Number Of Pages: 240
Published: 14th October 2010
Publisher: Motorbooks International
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 16.6 x 21.0 x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.58
Edition Number: 1