The Bicycle Artisans

Author: Will Jones
Editor: Gingko PressInc
ISBN: 9781584235507
Size: 16,25 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A guide to 88 of the creative bicycle makers working today. It includes established names such as Achielle, Cielo Cycles and Corima and new kids on the block such as Art & Industry, Bondi Beach Cruisers and Foffa, as well as product designers (Torkel Dohmers, Marc Newson).

Historic Towns Of New England

Author: Various
Editor: Litres
ISBN: 5040867581
Size: 11,63 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The Bicycle Towards A Global History

Author: P. Smethurst
Editor: Springer
ISBN: 1137499516
Size: 16,90 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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This is the first history of the bicycle to trace not only the technical background to its invention, but also to contrast its social and cultural impact in different parts of the world, and assess its future as a continuing global phenomenon.

Inventions That Didn T Change The World

Author: Julie Halls
Editor: Thames & Hudson
ISBN: 0500772460
Size: 18,50 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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These genuine, bizarre domestic and professional designs, registered in the nineteenth century for the most unlikely innovations, have been boxed away - until now - deep in the vaults of The National Archives. Meticulous illustrations and descriptions accompany the weirdest of claims for making daily life in a newly industrialized world that little bit easier.

The Bicycle Book

Author: DK
Editor: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 0241278880
Size: 15,28 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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The Bicycle Book is an extraordinary celebration of the history of cycling from BMX and mountain biking, to track and road racing. Take a ride through the sport's history and discover classic and cutting-edge bicycles, following the evolution of cycling throughout the decades. Perfect for anyone with a love for cycling, The Bicycle Book features the latest high-performance bikes and cycling technology, along with profiles of famous cyclists, and iconic manufacturers and brands. With up-close images, maps, and histories of key races and competitions, The Bicycle Book is a stylish and fascinating addition to any enthusiast's collection.

The Elite Bicycle

Author: Gerard Brown
Editor: Velopress
ISBN: 9781937715083
Size: 13,39 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The Elite Bicycle brings together intimate portraits of the world’s greatest bicycle artisans, examining the philosophies, the meticulous workmanship, and the eccentric personalities behind cycling’s most prestigious brands. Their materials and methods could not be more disparate, yet their pursuit is the same: the perfect bicycle. In chapters featuring some of cycling’s greatest craftspeople, The Elite Bicycle offers up a conversation with the men and women who make the most coveted bicycles. Lavish, oversize photographs and personal interviews invite readers into their workshops to show the melding of old-world craftsmanship with space-age materials in fascinating studios and factories that fabricate superb machines. The Elite Bicycle is both an homage to the bicycle maker and a collector’s piece in its own right, celebrating the stories behind the greatest bicycles and components in the world.

The Bicycle Journal Ed By A Howard

Author: Alfred Howard (cyclist)
Size: 18,22 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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