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Gilles Villeneuve

Quentin Spurring

Gilles Villeneuve

a photographic portrait

by Quentin Spurring

  • 45 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Haynes in Sparkford, England, Newbury Park, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Villeneuve, Gilles, -- 1950-1982 -- Portraits,
  • Automobile racing drivers -- Canada -- Biography,
  • Automobile racing drivers -- Canada -- Portraits

  • Edition Notes

    Statementphotographs by LAT ; photo commentary by Quentin Spurring ; reminiscences by Nigel Roebuck.
    GenrePortraits., Biography.
    ContributionsLAT Photographic.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1032.V54 S68 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination207 p. :
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19905397M
    ISBN 101844256308
    ISBN 109781844256303
    LC Control Number2007922004


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