NEW RELEASE!! TRUE PARIS - Making the best of your trip, by Carlos A. de Paula. A most atypical travel guide that dares to go where other travel guides do not. TRUE PARIS, rather than selling an overly romanticized view of a Paris visit, provides would-be travelers with sound advice that will help American tourists of all ages enjoy their Paris trip avoiding the most common pitifalls. Advice on security, safety, behavior, culture, choosing hotels and restaurants, side trips, starting even before the trip, with tips on airlines and travel dates. No press release hype here, just solid truth! Paperback, 152 pages.
NEW RELEASE!! 24 HOURS OF LE MANS CURIOSITIES, by Carlos A. de Paula. The 100th anniversary of the most beloved and hardest auto race of the world. This book covers all the milestones and basic statistics of all 24 Hours of Le Mans races from 1923 to 2022, including information on cars, drivers, nationalities, regulations, and much more. Even diehard racing fans will be surprised with the amount and breadth of information in this book. Paperback, 279 pages.
FORMULA 1 IS THE FASTEST GROWING SPORT IN THE USA! HOT ITEM. FORMULA 1 CURIOSITIES, by Carlos A. de Paula. The World Championship for Drivers was established in 1950, and since then hundreds of drivers and a large number of constructors have competed. Now, for the first time Formula 1 is truly popular in the USA, with races in Austin, Miami and Las Vegas, as interest in this sport grows by leaps and bounds in all age groups. The book includes sections with year-by-year milestones, constructors, long careers, sponsors, an overview of the US GP, nationalities, car numbers, pole positions and much more, starting in 1950 until 2022. Paperback, 299 pages.
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MOTOR RACING IN THE 70S, BY Carlos A. de Paula. The only reference book on the 1970s covering racing activities in 87 countries and regions, all the major and most minor categories, including Formula 1, Le Mans, NASCAR, Indy, etc. Motor Racing in the 70s covers the drivers, the venues, the constructors, statistics and much more, analyzing different angles of the change from the romantic period to a more professional practice of motor racing. Available in both Paperback and Hard Cover, 488 pages.
RACING CAR CONSTRUCTORS OF THE 70s. by Carlos A. de Paula. The only book to profile over 2200 constructors of specific purpose racing cars in 49 countries, Racing Car Constructors of the 70s is a must for any serious auto racing follower. All major and most minor categories are included, such as Formula 1, Formula 2, Formula 3, Can Am, Indy Cars, Group 5 Silhouette, Formula 5000, Formula Ford, Formula Vee, and dozens of local or regional categories from all continents except Antarctica. A delight for any serious automobile racing fan. Available in both Paperback and Hard Cover, 542 pages.
THE MUSEUM OF THE 24 HOURS OF LE MANS, by Carlos A. de Paula. A review of the best auto racing museum of the world, with text and all color photographs by the author, this book identifies the most representative cars that have raced at Le Mans which are in the museum's collection. The text provides an overview of the pictured marque's/model's participation in the traditional race, including Porsche, Ferrari, Audi, Toyota, Jaguar, Ford, and much more. Paperback, 88 pages.
RACING SPORTS CAR CONSTRUCTORS OF THE 70s, by Carlos A. de Paula. This book covers the sports car entries of Racing Car Constructors of the 70s, for enthuasists who care little about single seaters. The book profiles Le Mans racers, Can Am, 2-liter prototypes, hill climb specials, hundreds of obscure sports car marques from countries such as Australia, Argentina, Brazil, Canada, England, France, Italy, Japan, USA and dozens of other countries. Paperback, 281 pages.
PEACEFUL FACEBOOK: How to Avoid Being Driven Crazy by Social Media, by Carlos A. de Paula. A little change of pace, here. A serious subject is treated with humor, focusing on the most common problems involving social media. Entertain, Shock and Scare, this is how it is done today. Laugh and cry a little. Paperback, 130 pages.