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Explaining "The Boston Car Wars (1978)"

The Boston Car Wars (1978)  is the first fictional treatment  of an effort to  dispose entirely of  the automobile.  Adam Panflick  gambler  failed theologian and  lover of the elusive Serena  determines to  combat the car  in the most challenging  arena of all, the city of Boston  The result is mayhem  A feast of  car crashes  that would warm the  heart of a Guy Grand  Fiction it is  and so it should remain  Nonetheless  in the years since  its imagined happening  there has been  a growing realization  that a world  tied to big oil and  the seductions of  the automobile industry  is not a safe place  for future generations.
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