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Car Busters Press

One project of Car Busters is to publish books and material related to transportation. Below you can read the books so far published.


Roadkill Bill

by Ken Avidor, 2001, 112 pages.

Car Busters's second book, "Roadkill Bill" by Ken Avidor, is "a comic strip on cars, technology and philosophy from the viewpoint of a frequently squashed rodent." Avidor gives voice to the suffering soul of humanity that feels bulldozed and paved over by industrial technology run amok. You may have already seen some of the strips in Car Busters magazine (that is, if you've been paying attention), on the Roadkill Bill web site, or if you're from Minneapolis, every week in Pulse of the Twin Cities. But the book will collect these strips together for the first time.

To view the comic strips found in the book, go to Ken's archive at http://www.roadkillbill.com.

Also there are a few reviews of the book available.

Retail price: EUR 10, USD 10, GBP 6.50, AUD 18 or 150 CZK.

To order in the USA via mail-order, send a cheque or money order to:

Ken Avidor
3629 Grand Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55409

Or you can also order online by credit card or via mail-order from Car Busters Resource Centre.


CARtoons

by Andy Singer, 2001, 100 pages, optional CD-ROM contains high-resolution TIF images of all graphics.

CARtoons is a 100 page book by Andy Singer and Randy Ghent. It looks at the impact of automobiles on American Society and the world. It features over 85 cartoons and illustrations by Andy Singer, as well as facts, figures, resources and a foreword by Jane Holtz Kay (author of Asphalt Nation). The images in it may be freely reproduced for the non-profit use of individuals or groups fighting cars. For this purpose, it comes with an optional CD containing all of the images in the book (and more) in 600dpi, tif format.

There is an animated preview of some of the cartoons from this book online.

Also there are a few reviews of the book available.

Price for book only: EUR 10, 150 CZK, GBP 6.50, USD 10, AUD 18
Book + CD-ROM: EUR 14, 230 CZK, GPB 9, USD 14, AUD 26

The book can be ordered online by credit card or via mail-order from Car Busters Resource Centre.


Discounts: Order ten or more books (any combination of CARtoons and Roadkill Bill) for EUR/USD 5 each. In Eastern Europe or the so-called "Third World," the price is EUR/USD 4 (EUR/USD 5 if ordering by credit card).


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