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STRICTLY OFF THE RECORD - GRAND PRIX CONTROVERSY AND INTRIGUE (Louis T Stanley 1999)

STRICTLY OFF THE RECORD - GRAND PRIX CONTROVERSY AND INTRIGUE (Louis T Stanley 1999)
STRICTLY OFF THE RECORD - GRAND PRIX CONTROVERSY AND INTRIGUE (Louis T Stanley 1999) STRICTLY OFF THE RECORD - GRAND PRIX CONTROVERSY AND INTRIGUE (Louis T Stanley 1999) STRICTLY OFF THE RECORD - GRAND PRIX CONTROVERSY AND INTRIGUE (Louis T Stanley 1999)
STRICTLY OFF THE RECORD - GRAND PRIX CONTROVERSY AND INTRIGUE (Louis T Stanley 1999)
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1999  Hardback, 160 large pages. The former BRM boss holds forth in his own 'style' on sundry aspect of Grand Prix racing history - chapters inlcude

Men Who Enriched The Sport (Chapman, the Coopers, Earl Howe, Denis Jenkinson, Innes Ireland etc etc)

'Fings Aint What They Used To Be (the lost glamour of Monaco as it became more about money and sponsorship)

The Rodriguez Saga (Pedro, the famous Mexican firebrand racer who drove for BRM but died in a track crash racing a sportcar)

Death In Berlin (Jean Behra's crash at Avus) 

Italian Personalities  (Agnelli, Chiti, Ferrari,Tavoni, Dei etc)

Feminine Trends (the rise and fall of the driver's wife as a major pit lane figure)

Epic Races 

An Engineering Pioneer (Rubery Owen, owners of BRM from the 50s to the 70s)

Unacceptable Inefficiency  (The lack of proper medical care in motor racing untill the 70s)

Tragedies & Aftermaths  (Stanley was involved in a lot of these...Bandini, Courage, Siffert etc)

Plus assorted chapters of photos in and around F1 from gun-toting soldiers on duty at South American GPs to the author shmoozing Alan Wicker and James Garner on the set of GRAND PRIX  .

Good  condition book. Jacket has  edge wear and some loss of the top layer of laminate across lower right front edge(see  image)