Thought for the day

"I just wonder what it would be like to be reincarnated in an animal whose species had been so reduced in numbers than it was in danger of extinction. What would be its feelings toward the human species whose population explosion had denied it somewhere to exist.... I must confess that I am tempted to ask for reincarnation as a particularly deadly virus." -- Prince Philip, in his Forward to "If I Were an Animal" - United Kingdom, Robin Clark Ltd., 1986.



This collection presents the most interesting advertising posters that were shown not only in the Soviet Union, but also in other parts of the world. Posters and cards of this type were hung in offices, shops, hotels and were published in various local and international magazines and newspapers. Advertisements should have been focused on foreign consumers. Overall, behind carefully barred borders, the automotive industry developed differently from the free market. technology lags behind; Automobile models were often copied from foreign originals. The most popular cars in the Soviet state - Moskvich, Zaprozhets, Volgas and Pobedas, could be obtained by Soviet citizens only after waiting in line for several years.