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The Chariot Makers: Assembling the Perfect Formula 1 Car
The Chariot Makers: Assembling the Perfect Formula 1 Car
by Steve Matchett
Edition: Hardcover

5.0 out of 5 stars Fascinating read., 18 Mar 2013
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As a fan of Mr Matchett it is nice to see his perspective on the F1 scene form the other side of the prison wall (where we see it from).


Dictionary of Metals and Alloys: Their Composition and Characteristics
Dictionary of Metals and Alloys: Their Composition and Characteristics
by F. J Camm
Edition: Unknown Binding

5.0 out of 5 stars A worthwhile companion on my bookshelf., 18 Mar 2013
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I wanted to get some idea of material compositions dating back to the 1940's and 1950's so I could compare them to some of the materials of today.


Newnes Engineer's Manual: For Designers, Draughtsmen, Toolmakers, Turners, Fitters, Foundrymen, And All Those Engaged In Mechanical Engineering
Newnes Engineer's Manual: For Designers, Draughtsmen, Toolmakers, Turners, Fitters, Foundrymen, And All Those Engaged In Mechanical Engineering

5.0 out of 5 stars Fascinating, 18 Mar 2013
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I bought this book to try to expand my knowledge base (as they say in todays' world). It's nice (well for me that is) to look back at where you came from sometimes.


LISTER-JAGUAR, Brian Lister and the Cars from Cambridge.
LISTER-JAGUAR, Brian Lister and the Cars from Cambridge.
by Paul Skilleter
Edition: Hardcover

5.0 out of 5 stars A very good one-make series book., 18 Mar 2013
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This will tell you all you need to know about Listers and probably a lot of what you didn't want to know.


Norman Dewis of Jaguar Developing the Legend
Norman Dewis of Jaguar Developing the Legend
by Paul & Dewis, Norman Skilleter
Edition: Hardcover

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5.0 out of 5 stars Not a book I would normally buy, 18 Mar 2013
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I'm glad I bought this book because of it's level of human interaction shown by people in how cars were developed back in the 1940"s through the 1960's.


XJ13 - The definitive story of the Jaguar Le Mans Car
XJ13 - The definitive story of the Jaguar Le Mans Car
by Peter Wilson
Edition: Hardcover

5.0 out of 5 stars It's better than I imagined, 18 Mar 2013
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If your like me (and I don't know anyone who is)and like to get down to the nitty gritty of a car this is the book.


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