В следующем году семейству 3-Series исполняется 40 лет. Модель успела сменить шесть поколений и стать самым продаваемым автомобилем BMW в истории. Первая версия «тройки» — Е21 — имела только два типа кузова: купе и кабриолет. Сегодня все изменилось: 3-Series — это седан, универсал и хетчбэк, а «двухдверки» выделили в отдельное семейство — 4-Series. Как за четыре десятка лет преобразилась «тройка», мы разберемся в этой статье.

Fair Wages: A History of Getting Paid [rebroadcast]

BackStory with the American History Guys is a nationally syndicated, hour-long, weekly public radio show. We’re based in Charlottesville, Virginia at the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities. Eac

AUDIO: This is an intriguing radio program in which a panel of knowledgeable people and guests discuss the U.S. history behind the what, and why of how the hisrory of paying workers has evolved in the U.S.. It is worth listening to the end! As a person trained in history, I noticed that “Backstory” employs very competent people to add variety to their discussions. As a Canadian, I also noted the major differences between us and U.S. residents in attitude, history, and, particularly, values …which many in both countries don’t think vary as extremely as I do. Nonetheless, there are sufficient similarities between our two peoples for their to be many helpful points and lessons for any North American in Back story’s very engaging program and the interesting stories they use.