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    Formula One and Beyond by Max Mosley

    After Max Mosley gave up a promising position at the Bar to take up motor racing, initially as a driver and later as a team owner, he got to know some of the sport’s most famous names. But he also saw the reckless disregard for their lives shown by man …

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    Interesting by Steve Davis

    Steve Davis was just a rookie from Plumstead, south London, learning how to play from an old book his snooker-obsessed father had given him, when an encounter with Barry Hearn changed his life forever. With his backing, Steve began touring the country …

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    Last in the Tin Bath by David Lloyd

    During his childhood, after a long day playing cricket in the street, David ‘Bumble’ Lloyd would wash himself in his family’s tin bath – but only after his parents and uncle had taken their turn first. Last in the Tin Bath is packed with hilarious anec …

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    My Story by Steven Gerrard

    Steven Gerrard is a phenomenon. He has played over 700 games for his beloved Liverpool and is the third most capped player in English football. He is one of the greatest sportsman of his generation. In My Story Gerrard speaks fully and frankly about hi …

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    Staying on Track by Nigel Mansell

    In 1992 Mansell secured the title in the drivers’ world championship, the crowning achievement of a stellar career in which he won 31 Grand Prix. Aggressive and exciting in the car, and outspoken and charismatic out of it, Mansell provides an unmissabl …

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    Winner by A.P. McCoy

    Following his decision to retire at the top of his form, Winner is the final word on McCoy’s entire career – both good and bad moments – and sees it in its entirety: the biggest wins, the disappointments, the injuries and the tragedies, his family, and …

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