Classic car lovers rejoice! RosettaBooks and Hearst have released e-book retrospective editions for iconic cars compiled from over 50 years worth of Car and Driver and Road & Track magazines. Featuring photographs, reviews, period advertisements and more, these sound absolutely amazing. Due to the nature of the content, these editions are optimized for a large screen device.
Want to see what the Google Books project would look like if it scanned images? At Flickr, there is an archive of over 2 million images, all in the public domain, The photos, from books, magazines and newspapers, span a 500 year period and were originally scanned as part of the Internet Archive project. Eventually, the archive will encompass over 14 million images.
Image from the Internet Archive: Image from page 327 of “Handbook of the trees of the northern states and Canada east of the Rocky mountains. Photo-descriptive” (1907)