Mr. C. S. Blake

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Location: London, England


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Paris-Roubaix: A Journey Through Hell by Phillipe Bouvet
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
Along with great photos this book actually gives an insightful view on the Classic Race. I wasn't expecting as much writing as there is but this only adds to the draw of this book. You can quite easily dip in and out of this book which you would probably expect to be able to do from such a large (photo driven) book.
On the whole I really enjoyed reading about the race, the riders that have dominated the race and the weird and wonderful things this race has thrown up.
I would definitely recommend this book and I don't find the price too much of a sticking point. Maybe one negative is the use of 'granny' in a couple of photo explanations which somehow devalues the quality of the… Read more

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