How to Restore Your 1957 Chevy. This is must have book when it comes to restoring your 57 Chevy. As you turn the pages in this guide, you will find a complete world of restoration opening up before your eyes. Over 1800 pictures help tell the story from start to finish. The author takes you step-by-step through two restoration projects: a '57 Hardtop and '57 Convertible. If your are working a tri-five, this is the book for you.