65-66 mustang. but any windsor powered falcon fairlane from the 60's to 71 would be ideal.
The following thread can also give good ideas about different options
au v8 into xp falcon
As for the publication, I suggest you try and contact the publishers, or try 2nd hand bookshops/Ebay/swap meets. It has a yellow cover with a red XP hardtop on the cover. They used an XW wagon for all the running gear for their XP hardtop v8 conversion.