1001 Bicycles To Dream Of Riding by Guy Kesteven

1001 Bicycles To Dream Of Riding

byGuy Kesteven

Hardcover | January 29, 2016

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Lavishly illustrated, comprehensive, and authoritative, this guide to the 1,001 most important and groundbreaking bicycles is the perfect book for cycling enthusiasts and bike experts alike. This latest volume in the hugely popular 1001 series surveys the world's most popular mode of transport-the bicycle. Ever since the nineteenth century, when bicycles first appeared, they have captivated the imaginations of those around them, inspiring great feats of innovation, design, sporting prowess, and healthy and green living. A visually stunning compendium, this book allows readers to trace the fascinating evolution of the bicycle from its early incarnations in wood to the latest racing machines made of titanium and carbon fiber. Never before have so many bicycles been profiled within a single illustrated volume.

1001 Bicycles to Dream of Riding
celebrates the designs and individual stories behind the world's most influential and high-profile models from every discipline, including mountain and road biking as well as BMX and track racing. Lavishly photographed in full color, each bike is accompanied by its specifications and manufacturing history as well as insightful text revealing the impact it has had on the bicycle industry as a whole.

About The Author

Working in the bike trade for twenty-four years, and as a professional mountain, road, and triathlon bike tester for the past seventeen years, Guy Kesteven has ridden and reviewed hundreds of the bikes selected for this book.
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Les 1001 vélos sur lesquels vous rêvez de rouler

by Guy Kesteven


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Title:1001 Bicycles To Dream Of RidingFormat:HardcoverDimensions:960 pages, 8.58 × 6.84 × 2.72 inPublished:January 29, 2016Publisher:RizzoliLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0789327244

ISBN - 13:9780789327246

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