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Author Rapley, David.

Title Racing bicycles : 100 years of steel / David Rapley ; photography by Susie Latham ; edited by Driss Fatih
Published Mulgrave, Vic. : Images Publishing Group Pty, 2012
Mulgrave, Victoria : Image Publishing, 2012


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  629.2272 Rap/Rbo  AVAILABLE
Description 236 pages : chiefly colour illustrations, portraits ; 27 x 27 cm
regular print
Summary This new compilation gathers a hand-picked selection of bicycles from Europe and Australia, and documents developments in technology and style over the past century. Racing bikes integrate form and function and the results are often surprisingly elegant, as well as practical, whether for cycling in competition or for pleasure
Analysis Cycling (Australia,Europe)
Transport - general interest (Australia,Europe)
Notes "Disigned by The Graphic image Studio Pty Ltd, Mulgarave, Australia"--Title page verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 235) and index
Audience Tertiary/Undergraduate, General
Subject Bicycle racing.
Bicycles -- Pictorial works.
Bicycles -- Design and construction.
Bicycles -- Design and construction -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works.
Bicycles -- History -- 20th century.
Cyclists -- Biography.
Genre/Form Illustrated works.
Author Fatih, Driss, editor
Latham, Susie, photographer
Graphic image Studio (Firm), disigner
ISBN 9781864704822 (hardback)
Other Titles 100 years of steel
One hundred years of steel