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Monster Motors – Book Review

While not exactly inundated with fresh and exciting new titles, Iain Robertson reviews three of the latest crop that deal with cars, bicycles and travel generally; it is not such a bad mix.

Jaguar XK120 – The Remarkable History of JWK 651

ISBN: 978 1 907085 56 7

£30.00

By Chas Parker and Philip

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Book Reviews

Five new books have been read by Iain Robertson, three of which have a sporting angle, one of which is business-centred, while the last one but by no means the least is about a genuine story of hope and inspiration.
Isle of Man TT – The Photographic History

ISBN: 978 1 78097

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Book Reviews

Iain Robertson has cast his eyes over six new, motoring-related books, all of which would make tremendous presents, or the perfect way to spend money on yourself. Naturally, the choice is yours…. 

STIRLING MOSS The Definitive Biography

 

 

ISBN: 978 1 907085 33 8

£35.00

By Philip Porter

Porter Press International 

At a whopping 640pp, it is

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Book Reviews

Having passed ‘National Book Day’ earlier this year (in case you had not noticed), Iain Robertson provides his views on a handful of the latest titles that he has read and gives his recommendations accordingly. 

Ferrari GTO – The autobiography of 4153GT

 

 

ISBN: 978 1 907085 27 7

£60.00

By Keith Bluemel

Porter Press International

 

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Book Reviews

One of the most valuable gifts, whether intended for personal consumption, or not, is a book and Iain Robertson continues to supplement his knowledge base, while reviewing some of the latest titles.

Cars That Rock

ISBN: 978 1 78097 661 7

£19.99

By Brian Johnson (with Mark Dixon)

Carlton Books 

 

 

 

Celebrities and motorcars are fairly happy

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Travel Book Reviews

Every now and then, some eminently practical travel books are produced and, with the vacation season upon us, Iain Robertson takes a closer look at them, lists their National Library references and other pertinent details.

MARCO POLO Zoom System

ISBN: 978 3 8297 6721 7 (France)

ISBN: 978 3 8297 6711 8 (Belgium/Luxembourg)

£6.99 

 

 

Introduced

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4 superb new books for taking on vacation

In his inimitable style, Iain Robertson turned off the TV and opted for his reading glasses, to review four superb new books that are perfect for taking on vacation.

 

Deadly Diplomacy

ISBN: 978 0 9929971 3 7

£8.79 (per Amazon)

By Jean Harrod

York Authors Coffee Shop

 

I took great delight in reviewing Ms Harrod‘s latest

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