Barry Sheene’s exploits inspired generations of fans. His courage in the face of injury carried his fame further. But racing was just the start, as the canny Cockney with the cheeky grin won hearts the world over, to become an icon of courage and achievement. Cancer was the one enemy he couldn’t defeat. He was a complex character that the world couldn’t help but love.
Hardbound, 223 pages, well illustrated with color and some black & white archival photographs.