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0008220778
Book:The call of the road: the history of cycle road racing; Chris Sidwells:2018 The call of the road: the history of cycle road racing; Chris Sidwells
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Author: Sidwells, Chris
Year: 2018
Language: English
Type: Book
Class Number: 796.62
Publisher: William Collins, 2018
Physical or Electronic: Physical
ISBN: 9780008220778
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Since the invention of the bicycle, people have raced them. The advent of the pneumatic tyre meant that these races could take place on any road in any country - cycle road racing was born.
Additional information: 426 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates, illustrations (black a
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