Introduction; Chapter One: The Early Years; Chapter Two: A Classic is Born; Chapter Three: Why the Strat Succeeded; Chapter Four: The Fender Years; Chapter Five: This Year's Model; Chapter Six: Strat Appeal; Chapter Seven: The Strat Sound; Chronology; Glossary; Key People; Index.
Bob Young was on the road with Status Quo for 13 years as their songwriter/ harmonica player/tour manager. He co-wrote many of their classic songs and has also written three books, several plays and many more songs. Ray Minhinnett is a guitarist who received the 1990 award for Best British Blues song and in 1991 was nominated by the British Blues Foundation for the Best British Blues Guitarist. The authors have written, arranged and produced the music for many film, radio and TV themes and written jingles for many TV advertisements.