The Heroes and Hellraisers That Made Road Cycling
ISBN10: 0711238081 ISBN13: 9780711238084 Publisher: Frances Lincoln Ltd Published: Sep 1 2016 Pages: 208 Weight: 2.00lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 8.25" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
No sport demands and celebrates the suffering of its participants like road racing, yet the pursuit of cycling was formed with a spirit of emancipation, freedom, invention and revolution. Through lively accounts of fifty key riders, from early pioneers like Mark Twain to modern-day superstars like Eddy Merckx, Break Away is a fascinating and arresting new history of road cycling.