324 books (17 pages) in this category
Complete Bicycle Maintenance
by James Witts
Now in its 23rd year of publication, The Bike Book continues to be a bestseller. ...
How Cycling Can Save the World
by Peter Walker
<p>A revolution on the roads is approaching. Is it time for drivers to Give Way? Guardian news correspondent, Peter Walker, takes us on a journey around the world, exploring the varying attitudes to cycling on our highways.</p> <p>Visit the ...eBook
by Doug Mitchel
Everything you want to know about forty of the most iconic BMW motorcycles. ...
A Linguistic Tour de France
by Ned Boulting
<p><strong>Find yourself confused, nodding along when a <em>rouleur</em> relates how <em>le biscuit</em> was <em>effrité</em> (crumbled)? How today they’re feeling <em>Angers</em> (past caring)?</strong></p> <p><strong>Fear no more, for ...eBook
by Bradley Wiggins
<p><strong>One man, one bike, one hour. The inside story of Bradley Wiggins's record-breaking ride</strong></p> <p>For 60 minutes this summer, the British public stopped what they were doing, switched on their radios, their TVs, refreshed theireBook
The History of Road Cycling in 50 Riders
by Euan Ferguson
<i>Break Away</i> is the history of road cycling told chronologically through the micro-histories of 50 of the world's most significant cyclists from the late nineteenth century to the present day. ...
by Mr James Taylor
<p>E-type Jaguar; Triumph Spitfire; MGA; Austin-Healey – nobody built sports cars like British manufacturers in the 1950s and '60s. There was something very special about the combination of low-slung open two-seater bodywork and spartan ...eBook
by Neill Birss
Invercargill, at the far southern end of New Zealand. It's the late 1960s and two blokes sit in a modest shed drinking tea. The old bloke is telling stories about his life; the young bloke, a junior reporter, is typing earnestly on his Olympia ...
The Tale of the First Tour de France
by Peter Cossins
<p>The first Tour de France in 1903 was a colourful affair full of adventure, mishaps and audacious attempts at cheating. Its riders included characters like Maurice Garin, an Italian-born Frenchman, said to have been swapped for a round of ...eBook
The Coast to Coast Bike Ride
by Jeremy Evans
New guide to the Coast to Coast (C2C) Sustrans cycle route, across the UK, from Whitehaven or Workington to Tynemouth or Sunderland, through the English Lake District, the Eden Valley and the Pennines. The C2C is the UK's most popular cycle ...
The History, Principles and Concepts Behind Modern Car Design
by Tony Lewin
See what really goes into every aspect of car design. ...
50 Years of Chrysler B-Body Muscle
by James Manning Michels
Charger, Road Runner & Super Bee: Fifty Years of Chrysler B-Body Muscle tells the entire B-Body story, from the original Dodge Charger through the popular Charger being sold today. ...
A History of World Championship Cycling
by Giles Belbin
For the first time, <i>Chasing the Rainbow </i>tells the history of both the men's and women's road cycling's World Championships. ...
by Mike Mueller
A fifty-year retrospective of Chevy's beloved Chevelle, from family hauler to badass musclecar bruiser. ...
by CAMILLE MCMILLAN
Whether shooting from within the peloton, or partying with the fans on Mont Ventoux, the pictures in this beautifully produced volume reveal some of the many stories cycling photographer Camille Mcmillan has witnessed. Sometimes intimate, other ...
by Parragon Books Ltd
If you are the number-one Formula 1 fan, then this Complete Encyclopedia is for you. This book gives constructors of the past and present, circuits are illustrated and described and there is so much more. ...
A history of the Giro d’Italia
by Brendan Gallagher
<p>The Giro d'Italia is the cooler, tougher brother of the Tour de France. First staged in 1909, and only pausing for two World Wars, its hundredth edition takes place in 2017.</p> <p>Inspired by <em>L'Auto</em>'s improved circulation figures ...eBook
History, Political Economy and Culture
by Professor Glen Norcliffe & Professor Margaret Grieco
<p>Examining cycling from a range of geographical perspectives, this book uses historical and contemporary case studies to look at the history, politics, economy and culture of cycling. Pursuing a post-structural position in viewing ...eBook
Eight selected cycle tours
by Stephen Fox
<p>Cycle Touring in France concentrates on eight selected one- or two-week bicycle tours which endeavour to offer cyclists of all levels a taste of France's diverse landscapes and superb scenery. From rugged mountain ranges to vast, variegated ...eBook
Eight selected cycle tours
by Stephen Fox
Cycle Touring in France concentrates on eight selected one- or two-week bicycle tours, which endeavour to offer cyclists of all levels a taste of France's diverse landscapes and superb scenery. France is undoubtedly one of the most inviting ...