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Barry Sheene Biography

3.85 of 5 stars 3.85  ·  rating details  ·  33 ratings  ·  3 reviews
The definitive life story of the seventies world 500cc motorcycle champion Barry Sheene - the Brit whose death-defying crashes and playboy lifestyle made him the most famous bike racer on the planet. Written by the only journalist to have ridden on the roads with him, this book features interviews with closest friends, team mates and former rivals. Sheene's story traces h
Paperback, 336 pages
Published April 1st 2004 by HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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Aug 31, 2007 Wayne rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Anyone with an interest in morotcycle racing and/or Barry Sheene
A great account of the accomplishments of one of Britains greatest motorcycle racers. It details his rise to fame and doesn't hold back on the details of his numerous and accidents that resulted in him being held together by almost as much metal as bone.
Aug 25, 2007 Bill rated it 5 of 5 stars
Shelves: racing
A wonderfully well written biography of an incredible man.

Littered with wonderful anecdotes and tales this book celebrates the life of Barry Sheene.
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