This is Real Life Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | February 15, 2015

    Jennifer Jacquet: IMG Is Shame Necessary?



    Is Shame Necessary? is my first book, so I am far from having earned the right to discuss writing a book in general. But I can say something about... Continue »

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$12.50
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Burnside Sports and Fitness- Bicycle Racing

Tour de France: The History, the Legend, the Riders

by

Tour de France: The History, the Legend, the Riders Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

It is one of sports toughest ordeals and the ultimate test for professional cyclists. The Tour de France sees riders pitted against all kinds of terrain and weather, in unrelenting competition with their rivals for three weeks. This entertaining and highly-acclaimed book gives a compelling insight into the mystique of the race and the unique fascination it has always exercised on devoted bike fans and occasional enthusiasts alike. Graeme Fifes Tour de France tells tales of great solo rides, amazing fortitude, terrible misfortune and triumph over the odds from the races remarkable history. Combining meticulous research with a pacy narrative style, Fife paints a colourful and memorable picture of the men whose exploits have give the Tour an enduring universal appeal.

Synopsis:

The Tour de France is not only the ultimate test for professional cyclists, it is one of the most grueling ordeals in all of sports. It sees man and bicycle pitted against all kinds of terrain and weather through weeks of unremitting competition. Combining meticulous research with a lively narrative, Graeme Fife's Tour de France--now fully revised to include the 2003 race--paints a vivid picture of the men whose exploits have given the race an enduring fascination.

Synopsis:

The Tour de France sees riders pitted against all kinds of terrain and weather, in unrelenting competition with their rivals for three weeks. This book gives an insight into the mystique of the race and the fascination it has always exercised on devoted bike fans and occasional enthusiasts alike.

Synopsis:

It is one of sports toughest ordeals and the ultimate test for professional cyclists, as riders are pitted against all kinds of terrain and weather in unrelenting competition for three weeks. This entertaining and highly acclaimed book provides a compelling insight into the mystique of the Tour.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781840188066
Subtitle:
The History, the Legend, the Riders
Author:
Fife, Graeme
Publisher:
Mainstream Publishing
Subject:
General
Subject:
Cycling - General
Subject:
Cycling
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Bicycling General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Fifth Edition, Fifth edition
Publication Date:
20031101
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
9.10 x 6.20 in 1.25 lb

Other books you might like

  1. Zinn & the Art of Road Bike Maintena... Used Trade Paper $14.95
  2. The Fall of Baghdad Used Trade Paper $3.95
  3. Sexual Life of Catherine M Used Trade Paper $5.95
  4. Second Front : Censorship and... Used Trade Paper $11.00
  5. States of Siege: U.S. Prison Riots... Sale Trade Paper $12.98
  6. Montcalm & Wolfe the French & Indian War Used Trade Paper $8.50

Related Subjects


Sports and Outdoors » Sports and Fitness » Bicycling » General
Sports and Outdoors » Sports and Fitness » Bicycling » Racing

Tour de France: The History, the Legend, the Riders Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$12.50 In Stock
Product details 320 pages Mainstream Publishing Company, Ltd. - English 9781840188066 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The Tour de France is not only the ultimate test for professional cyclists, it is one of the most grueling ordeals in all of sports. It sees man and bicycle pitted against all kinds of terrain and weather through weeks of unremitting competition. Combining meticulous research with a lively narrative, Graeme Fife's Tour de France--now fully revised to include the 2003 race--paints a vivid picture of the men whose exploits have given the race an enduring fascination.
"Synopsis" by , The Tour de France sees riders pitted against all kinds of terrain and weather, in unrelenting competition with their rivals for three weeks. This book gives an insight into the mystique of the race and the fascination it has always exercised on devoted bike fans and occasional enthusiasts alike.
"Synopsis" by , It is one of sports toughest ordeals and the ultimate test for professional cyclists, as riders are pitted against all kinds of terrain and weather in unrelenting competition for three weeks. This entertaining and highly acclaimed book provides a compelling insight into the mystique of the Tour.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.