Author: Don Sherman Format: Softcover Size: 8x10” ISBN: 978-0-8376-0218-9 Publisher: Bentley Publishers 224 Pages 184 B/W Photographs Price: $34.95
 Author Don Sherman himself performed most of the work on the car, with an eye to restoring his Corvette as a practical road car as well as a show car. Sherman shares aspects of his frame-up restoration including what worked, what didn't, and what almost did – like the several different brands of Corvette idler arms that he tried until he got the one that really made the difference in the car's steering. With detailed photographs and a storyteller's talent for anecdote, Sherman chronicles each month, chapter by chapter, of the two years it took to restore a former drag-racing beater into a streetable blue-ribbon beauty. Focusing on a practical restoration, Don goes through the adaptations and hard decisions necessary to make a classic car a joy to drive, while staying true to the original designs of the factory. Amateur auto restorers, classic car fans, and Corvette lovers alike will appreciate this sometimes ecstatic, sometimes painful, and ultimately rewarding tale of what a dedicated enthusiast did for love, and will celebrate along with him the glorious results of a restoration beautifully done. Don Sherman provides the valuable practical information that only comes from hands-on experience-information that will make any restoration much easier and much more fun. The insights and techniques he details throughout the book are applicable to all Midyear (1963- 1967) Corvettes. If you’ve ever entertained the idea of doing a frame-off Corvette restoration, definitely buy this book to see what you’ll be getting yourself into!