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Bicycles : past, present and future/ Roberto Gurian.

Gurian, Roberto. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 629.2272 GUR (Text) 78731000499305 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9788854409460
  • Physical Description: 271 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
  • Publisher: Novara, Italy : White Star Publishers, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
First bicycles -- Modern bikes -- Modern racing bikes -- Handmade bikes -- Concept bikes -- Mountain bikes -- Pedal-assist bikes.
Summary, etc.:
Created at the dawn of the industrial age, bicycles remain the perfect, sustainable means of transportation. This engaging history traces the vehicle's evolution, and the creation of new technologies and materials, from the first velocipedes through today's elite racing and mountain models. In addition, it pays homage to the leading manufacturers and peers into the future to suggest what the bike of tomorrow might look like.
Subject: Bicycles > History.
Bicycles > Design and construction.
Bicycles > Pictorial works.
Cycling > History.

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