Download the Free Fishpond App!
Download on the App Store

Android App on Google play

Already own it?

Sell Yours
Home » Books » Biography » Sports


The Life Behind the Legend

By Gerald Donaldson

Elsewhere $34.91 $18.14   Save $16.77 (48%)
Free shipping Australia wide
Ships from UK
New or Used: $23.00
Order Now for Christmas with e-Gift
Register or sign-in to rate and get recommendations.
Format: Paperback, 368 pages
Other Information: 8 pages b/w
Published In: United Kingdom, 07 May 2009
Juan Manuel Fangio s name is indelibly inscribed in the record books and many consider him to be the greatest driver in history. t was 46 years before his record of five World Championships was beaten, but even now he is still remembered for an exceptional Formula 1 career which contained some of the greatest displays of skill and daring ever seen. ew, though know of his almost super-human exploits in epic South American road races that made competition at the pinnacle of motor sport seem like child s play. erald Donaldson chronicles not only those arduous early competitions but also his long journey from humble origins in remote Argentina to the lofty heights of international celebrity.

Promotional Information

The inside story of one of the greatest formula 1 drivers of all time


About the Author

Gerald Donaldson is one of the world's most highly regarded motor sport authors. He has written several books, among them highly acclaimed biographies of Gilles Villeneuve and Juan Manuel Fangio.


"Fascinating" * Guardian * "Donaldson's offering on the legendary Juan Manuel Fangio mirrors his deep understanding of the sport's heroes" * Independent * "An enjoyable read that brings out the essence of a dedicated, warm and humble man" * Classic Cars *

EAN: 9780753518274
ISBN: 0753518279
Publisher: Virgin Books
Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 2.3 centimetres (0.26 kg)
Age Range: 15+ years
Tell a friend

Their Email:

Sell Yours

Already own this item?
Sell Yours and earn some cash. It's fast and free to list! (Learn More.)

Review this Product


Related Searches


Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners

You can earn a 5% commission by selling Fangio: The Life Behind the Legend on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep!



Are you the Author/Publisher? Improve sales by submitting additional information on this title.


This item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.