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Hard Roads: The Essence of Road Racing Hardcover – May 27, 2009


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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 144 pages
  • Publisher: Blackstaff Pr (May 27, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0856408255
  • ISBN-13: 978-0856408250
  • Product Dimensions: 10.1 x 9.9 x 0.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.1 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,751,840 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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A beautiful book of photos and extended captions that take the reader into the fascinating world of racing motorcycles. --Roadracing World

About the Author

Stephen Davison is from Tardree in County Antrim and has been a motorcycle roadracing fan since he attended his first race in 1974. He is the author of the bestselling books Ragged Edge, Beautiful Danger and Joey Dunlop: King of the Roads. Hailed by mcn as 'the world's number one pure roadracing lensman', Davison is the recipient of various photographic awards, including Northern Ireland Sports Photographer of the Year and Northern Ireland Press Photographer of the Year. He is joint owner of the prestigious photographic agency, Pacemaker Press International.

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By Conrad on November 11, 2012
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If you're a fan of road racing, you won't be disappointed by this book. Aside from the stunning photography it gives a bit of a look behind the scenes. You're always going to enjoy looking at the photos in this book.
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By jjd1946 on July 3, 2010
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IF you like motorcycle road racing our even if you hate it you must buy this book. The photography is ABSOLUTELY SPECTACULR !!!
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By Chris in Los Angeles on February 27, 2014
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Davison captures these riders like no one else. If you are a fan of Irish Road Racing, get this book.
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