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Title The racing bicycle : design, function, speed / foreword by Robert Penn ; general editors, Richard Moore, Daniel Benson.
Publication New York : Universe, 2013.
Description 329 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Call # 629.2272 R
Note "A Quintessence book"--P. facing t.p.
Summary "With special feature sections dedicated to the fifty most legendary brands, this is the story of the visionaries who created two-wheeled legends. From the cradle of road biking on the plains of northern Italy to the rugged trails of Marin County, where mountain biking was born, the book explores the most hallowed names in bicycle design, from Cannondale and Campagnolo to Shimano and Specialized"--Provided by publisher.
Note Includes index.
Contents Atala -- Batavus -- BH -- Bianchi -- Fausto Coppi's 1952 Bianchi -- Billato -- Bottecchia -- Campagnolo -- Cannondale -- Mario Cippolini's Cannondale CAD3 -- Canyon -- Cervelo -- Cinelli -- Colnago -- Franco Ballerini's Colnago C40 -- Columbus -- Concorde -- Daccordi -- De Rosa -- Eddy Merckx -- Flandria -- Focus -- Gazelle -- Giant -- ONCE team's Giant TCR -- Gios -- Gitane -- Guerciotti -- LeMond -- Litespeed -- Look -- Masi -- Mavic -- Chris Boardman's Lotus 108 -- Mercian -- Mercier -- Olmo -- Orbea -- Pegoretti -- Dario Pegoretti's Big Leg Emma -- Peugeot -- Pinarello -- Raleigh -- Reynolds -- Graeme Obree's Old Faithful -- Schwinn -- Scott -- Serotta -- Shimano -- Specialized -- Mark Cavendish's Specialized Venge -- SRAM -- Time -- Trek -- Lance Armstrong's Trek OCLV -- TVT -- Vitus -- Wilier Trestina.
Subject Road bicycles -- History.
Road bicycles -- Design -- History.
Bicycle industry -- History.
Addl. Author Moore, Richard, 1973-
Benson, Daniel.
Penn, Rob.
ISBN 9780789324658
0789324652
9780789331014
0789331012

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