Revolution: How the Bicycle Reinvented Modern Britain
ISBN 10 : 0715652052
ISBN 13 : 9780715652053
'The bicycle is of more importance to the history of mankind than all the victories and defeats of Napoleon, with the First and Second Punic Wars thrown in' New York Tribune (1895)..
ISBN 10 : 9781906897796
ISBN 13 : 1906897794
An illustrated history of the evolution of British women's cycle wear. The bicycle in Victorian Britain is often celebrated as a vehicle of women's liberation. Less noted is anothe..
ISBN 10 : 9780720615210
ISBN 13 : 0720615216
First full biography of an international figure, recently in the news after her successful libel case against Andrew Marry, who described her as a terrorist in The Making of Modern..
ISBN 10 : 9780393245943
ISBN 13 : 0393245942
A Chicago Tribune "Best Books of 2014" • A Slate "Best Books 2014: Staff Picks" • A St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Best Books of 2014" The fascinating story of one of the most import..
ISBN 10 : 9780141975252
ISBN 13 : 0141975253
In The Fourth Revolution, John Micklethwait and Adrian Wooldridge ask: what is the state actually for? Their remarkable book describes the three great revolutions in its history, a..
ISBN 10 : 9781446473825
ISBN 13 : 1446473821
Simon Heffer's new book forms an ambitious exploration of the making of the Victorian age and the Victorian mind. Britain in the 1840s was a country wracked by poverty, unrest and ..
ISBN 10 : 9780143111771
ISBN 13 : 0143111779
Peter Walker--reporter at the Guardian and curator of its popular bike blog--shows how the future of humanity depends on the bicycle. Car culture has ensnared much of the world--an..