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Douglas - The Complete Story

By Mick Walker

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ISBN: 9781847971975
PUBLISHED: 11/08/2010
PAGES: 176
BINDING: Hardback
SIZE: 246x189 mm
INSIDE: 170 colour and black & white photographs

For almost half a century the Bristol-based Douglas marque was a stalwart of the British motorcycle industry, and was famed for its flat-twin engines. Douglas - The Complete Story is a detailed account of the motorcycles from the Douglas company from 1907 until 1957. The author delves deep into the design, production and use of these classic British bikes.

Topics covered include:

  • Company origins and history
  • Detailed technical specifications
  • Biographies of key individuals
  • Production models from the Model A to the Dragonfly
  • Military bikes
  • Racing, speedway and trials models
  • The Douglas Vespas

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" Profusely illustrated, this new book by Mick Walker is the full history of Douglas and the Douglas motorcycles. "
Review Type: Press
Reviewed By: Classic Motorcycle

" This excellent and entertaining book can, like all previous Crowood books done in the same style, be dipped in and out of and usefully used as a reference work. "
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" Proven motorcycle author, Mick Walker, has put together a very comprehensive book portraying fully the history of this fascinating make. The pages are lavishly illustrated with many interesting photos and drawings. For enthusiasts wishing to broaden their knowledge of a once great British motorcycle manufacturer they need not look elsewhere for a full and accurate account. "
Review Type: Press
Reviewed By: Vintage Motorcycle Club

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