Formula 1 in Camera 1950-59

Formula 1 in Camera 1950-59
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Author:

Paul Parker

Format: Hardcover, 240 Pages
ISBN: 9781844255535
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Illustrations: 100 color & 150 b/w photos
Size: 9 x 11
Weight: 0.19 lb.
Published: Sep. 1, 2011
Price: $49.95
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Building on the success of Haynes’s three previous Formula 1 titles in this series, which cover the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, this book takes a nostalgic look at the 1950s. Offering informative text, race statistics and glorious photography, much of it in color, it brings alive the heroic era of Juan Manuel Fangio, Stirling Moss, Alberto Ascari, Froilan Gonzalez, Peter Collins and Mike Hawthorn driving Maseratis, Alfa Romeos, Mercedes, and Ferraris.  For many fans, this was the era when Formula 1 was at its peak – thrilling and dangerous, but still a sport.

 

Paul Parker is a UK-based author specializing in historic motor racing and motorsport photography. He has published books with Haynes, Karl Ludvigsen, and Palawan Press. Paul also works regularly with top UK magazines including Octane, Classic and Sports Car, Autosport, and Motorsport.

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