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The Splendid Book Of The Bicycle

£20.00
ITEM CODE: 20751
5/5
From boneshakers to Bradley Wiggins: a spectacular celebration of the bike in all its glory. Meet the intrepid adventurers who travelled the world on rickety steeds, amazing Victor...
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From boneshakers to Bradley Wiggins: a spectacular celebration of the bike in all its glory. Meet the intrepid adventurers who travelled the world on rickety steeds, amazing Victorian trick cycling teams, and the sporting greats of the Tour, velodrome and BMX track. Explore the science of balance and aerodynamics, iconic bikes (including the Raleigh 3-Speed Roadster, the Chopper and Schwinn Cruiser), basic maintenance and what a bike looks like in bits, and even how to fall off safely. Breezy text, illustrated with period advertising and fascinating photographs.
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Hardback, 192 pages, 80 colour and 66 black and white illustrations
25 x 19.5cm
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Reviews
Overall product rating 5/5
01 January 2019
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Perfect for a cycling mad grandson
28 November 2018
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Bought as a birthday gift.
25 November 2018
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Looks good, haven't read it yet
05 January 2018
Nantwich
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A gift which was well received
07 December 2017
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Great fun and ideal for my cycle mad son
30 October 2017
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as it was a gift for a friend he was delighted.