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Author Hadland, Tony
Title Bicycle Design : An Illustrated History
Imprint Cambridge : MIT Press, 2014
©2014
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Descript 1 online resource (583 pages)
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- A Note on Spelling and on the Names of Components -- 1 VELOCIPEDES AND THEIR FORERUNNERS -- 2 FRONT DRIVE -- 3 WIRE WHEELS -- 4 INDIRECT DRIVE -- 5 THE SAFETY BICYCLE -- 6 COMFORT -- 7 IMPROVING TRANSMISSION -- 8 BRAKING -- 9 SADDLES, PEDALS, AND HANDLEBARS -- 10 LIGHTING -- 11 LUGGAGE -- 12 RACING BICYCLES -- 13 MILITARY BICYCLES -- 14 MOUNTAIN BIKES -- 15 SMALL-WHEELED BICYCLES -- 16 RECUMBENT BICYCLES -- Appendix A -- Appendix B -- Appendix C -- Appendix D -- Select Literature -- References -- Index
An authoritative and comprehensive account of the bicycle's two-hundred-year evolution
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Hadland, Tony Bicycle Design : An Illustrated History Cambridge : MIT Press,c2014 9780262026758
Subject Bicycles -- Design and construction -- History.;Bicycles -- Parts -- History
Electronic books
Alt Author Lessing, Hans-Erhard
Clayton, Nicholas
Sanderson, Gary W
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