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The Resource Murray Walker : incredible! : a tribute to a Formula 1 legend, Maurice Hamilton

Murray Walker : incredible! : a tribute to a Formula 1 legend, Maurice Hamilton

Label
Murray Walker : incredible! : a tribute to a Formula 1 legend
Title
Murray Walker
Title remainder
incredible! : a tribute to a Formula 1 legend
Statement of responsibility
Maurice Hamilton
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A celebration of the extraordinary life of legendary commentator Murray Walker, a fixture in Formula 1 for over sixty years, with tributes from key figures in motorsport. A celebration of the extraordinary life of legendary commentator Murray Walker, with tributes from key figures in Formula 1 and motorsport. Murray Walker was the voice of Formula One, matching the thrill of the track with his equally fast-paced and exhilarating commentary, delivering the euphoria of motor racing to millions. Commentating on his first grand prix for the BBC at Silverstone in 1949, Murray's broadcasting career spanned over fifty years. His natural warmth and infectious enthusiasm won great affection with audiences, whilst his passion and knowledge of motorsport allowed him to hone his instinctive presenting style into a craft. When Murray passed away in March 2021, tributes came flooding in from every corner of the sporting world. This book, compiled by Murray's great friend and colleague Maurice Hamilton, celebrates the extraordinary life of this truly legendary man. With contributions from drivers and industry figures, and many friends from the world of motorsport and beyond, Incredible! combines fond memories, never-before-told stories and famous Murrayisms with reflections on the highlights of a life lived at full throttle
Biography type
individual biography
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11013210
Cataloging source
VMOR
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Hamilton, Maurice
Dewey number
796.72
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Walker, Murray
  • Sportscasters
  • Automobile racing
Target audience
adult
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incredible! the life of a formula 1 legend
Label
Murray Walker : incredible! : a tribute to a Formula 1 legend, Maurice Hamilton
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical resources and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000070077437
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 263 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781787635692
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1280525470
Label
Murray Walker : incredible! : a tribute to a Formula 1 legend, Maurice Hamilton
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical resources and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000070077437
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 263 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781787635692
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1280525470

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