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Archie and the Listers; Robert Edwards

£60.00

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On 3 April 1954, the product of an unlikely union first took to the track, at Snetterton in Norfolk. It was a Lister-MG sports racing car, driven by a Scottish amateur who made his living as a travelling salesman. He stormed through to win. The disabled driver was Archie Scott Brown. Over the next five years he won 71 major races, 44 of them in Cambridge built Lister cars.;The book chronicles Archie Scott Brown's personal life, from being born with both legs severely malformed, through countless operations that led to a remarkably normal childhood and adolescence. The author follows his fascination with fast cars, early wins in an MG TD, his introduction to engineer, Brian Lister, and the influence his driving had on the development of the marque. Book in very good condition with a very good dustcover.

Item details

Author(s):
Robert Edwards
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
16cm x 24cm
Edition:
2004
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1852604697
ISBN-13:
9781852604691
Number of pages:
248
Publisher:
Haynes
Title:
Archie and the Listers

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On 3 April 1954, the product of an unlikely union first took to the track, at Snetterton in Norfolk. It was a Lister-MG sports racing car, driven by a Scottish amateur who made his living as a travelling salesman. He stormed through to win. The disabled driver was Archie Scott Brown. Over the next five years he won 71 major races, 44 of them in Cambridge built Lister cars.;The book chronicles Archie Scott Brown's personal life, from being born with both legs severely malformed, through countless operations that led to a remarkably normal childhood and adolescence. The author follows his fascination with fast cars, early wins in an MG TD, his introduction to engineer, Brian Lister, and the influence his driving had on the development of the marque. Book in very good condition with a very good dustcover.

Author(s):
Robert Edwards
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
16cm x 24cm
Edition:
2004
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1852604697
ISBN-13:
9781852604691
Number of pages:
248
Publisher:
Haynes
Title:
Archie and the Listers

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