On the Road Bike: The Search For a Nation?s Cycling Soul

3,92 valoración promedio
( 241 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780224092098: On the Road Bike: The Search For a Nation?s Cycling Soul
Críticas:

"Funny, fascinating and frequently touching ... will be enjoyed by anyone with even a passing interest in cycling. No bib shorts required" (Helen Pidd Guardian)

"Don't expect to read a better sports book this year. Funny, serious, quirky, hard hitting." (Brendan Gallagher)

"Quirky, insightful, soulful. Could be subtitled 'cyclists are odd - discuss'" (Matt Dickinson @DickinsonTimes)

"It's very funny, surprisingly insightful and features telling observations from a litany of engaging personalities along with Ned's amusing take on his own cycling experiences" ( Wheelsuckers)

"Boulting is a delightful narrator, amusingly preoccupied by his own middle-class roots" ( Financial Times)

Reseña del editor:

Ned Boulting has noticed something. It's to do with bikes. They're everywhere. And so are their riders. Some of these riders seem to be sporting sideburns and a few of them are winning things. Big things. Now Ned wants to know how on earth it came to this. And what, exactly is 'this'. In On the Road Bike, Ned Boulting asks how Britain became so obsessed with cycling. Ned's search puts him in contact with some of the wonderful and wonderfully idiosyncratic people who have contributed to this nation's two-wheeled history. It's a journey that takes him from the velodrome at Herne Hill to the Tour of Britain at Stoke-on-Trent via Bradley Wiggins, Chris Boardman, David Millar (and David's mum), Ken Livingstone, both Tommy Godwins, Gary Kemp (yes, him from Spandau Ballet) and many, many more. The result is an amusing and personal exploration of the austere, nutty soul of British cycling.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Boulting, Ned
Editorial: Random House UK (2014)
ISBN 10: 022409209X ISBN 13: 9780224092098
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Superlative Selections
(franklin, TN, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Random House UK, 2014. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. New In-Stock Ships Same Day. Nº de ref. de la librería mon0000173105

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 3,64
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,58
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Ned Boulting
ISBN 10: 022409209X ISBN 13: 9780224092098
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Nº de ref. de la librería 97802240920980000000

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,18
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Ned Boulting
Editorial: Vintage Publishing, United Kingdom (2014)
ISBN 10: 022409209X ISBN 13: 9780224092098
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Vintage Publishing, United Kingdom, 2014. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Reprint. 128 x 114 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. British cyclist. It used to be an oxymoron, a sort of silliness. Like French Cricket. Ned Boulting has noticed something. It s to do with bikes. They re everywhere. And so are their riders. Some of these riders seem to be sporting sideburns and a few of them are winning things. Big things. Now Ned wants to know how on earth it came to this. And what, exactly is this . In On the Road Bike, Ned Boulting asks how Britain became so obsessed with cycling. His journey takes him from the velodrome at Herne Hill to the Tour of Britain at Stoke-on-Trent via Bradley Wiggins, Chris Boardman, David Millar (and David s mum), Ken Livingstone, both Tommy Godwins, Gary Kemp (yes, him from Spandau Ballet) and many, many more. The result is an amusing and personal exploration of the austere, nutty soul of British cycling. Nº de ref. de la librería AAZ9780224092098

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,32
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Ned Boulting
Editorial: Vintage Publishing, United Kingdom (2014)
ISBN 10: 022409209X ISBN 13: 9780224092098
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Vintage Publishing, United Kingdom, 2014. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Reprint. 128 x 114 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. British cyclist. It used to be an oxymoron, a sort of silliness. Like French Cricket. Ned Boulting has noticed something. It s to do with bikes. They re everywhere. And so are their riders. Some of these riders seem to be sporting sideburns and a few of them are winning things. Big things. Now Ned wants to know how on earth it came to this. And what, exactly is this . In On the Road Bike, Ned Boulting asks how Britain became so obsessed with cycling. His journey takes him from the velodrome at Herne Hill to the Tour of Britain at Stoke-on-Trent via Bradley Wiggins, Chris Boardman, David Millar (and David s mum), Ken Livingstone, both Tommy Godwins, Gary Kemp (yes, him from Spandau Ballet) and many, many more. The result is an amusing and personal exploration of the austere, nutty soul of British cycling. Nº de ref. de la librería AAZ9780224092098

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,34
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Ned Boulting
Editorial: Yellow Jersey 2014-05-29 (2014)
ISBN 10: 022409209X ISBN 13: 9780224092098
Nuevos Cantidad: 2
Librería
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Yellow Jersey 2014-05-29, 2014. Estado de conservación: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Nº de ref. de la librería NU-GRD-05107628

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,10
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,47
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Boulting, Ned
Editorial: Random House UK (2014)
ISBN 10: 022409209X ISBN 13: 9780224092098
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 5
Librería
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Random House UK, 2014. Estado de conservación: New. The author has noticed something. It's to do with bikes. They're everywhere. And so are their riders. Some of these riders seem to be sporting sideburns and a few of them are winning things. Big things. Now Ned wants to know how on earth it came to this. In this book, he asks how Britain became so obsessed with cycling. Num Pages: 336 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; WSQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 132 x 21. Weight in Grams: 240. . 2014. Reprint. Paperback. . . . . . Nº de ref. de la librería V9780224092098

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,63
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Irlanda a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Boulting, Ned
Editorial: Random House UK
ISBN 10: 022409209X ISBN 13: 9780224092098
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 5
Librería
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Random House UK. Estado de conservación: New. The author has noticed something. It's to do with bikes. They're everywhere. And so are their riders. Some of these riders seem to be sporting sideburns and a few of them are winning things. Big things. Now Ned wants to know how on earth it came to this. In this book, he asks how Britain became so obsessed with cycling. Num Pages: 336 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; WSQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 132 x 21. Weight in Grams: 240. . 2014. Reprint. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Nº de ref. de la librería V9780224092098

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,81
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Ned Boulting
Editorial: Vintage Publishing
ISBN 10: 022409209X ISBN 13: 9780224092098
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: > 20
Librería
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Vintage Publishing. Paperback. Estado de conservación: new. BRAND NEW, On the Road Bike: The Search For a Nation's Cycling Soul, Ned Boulting, 'British cyclist. It used to be an oxymoron, a sort of silliness. Like French Cricket.' Ned Boulting has noticed something. It's to do with bikes. They're everywhere. And so are their riders. Some of these riders seem to be sporting sideburns and a few of them are winning things. Big things. Now Ned wants to know how on earth it came to this. And what, exactly is 'this'. In On the Road Bike, Ned Boulting asks how Britain became so obsessed with cycling. His journey takes him from the velodrome at Herne Hill to the Tour of Britain at Stoke-on-Trent via Bradley Wiggins, Chris Boardman, David Millar (and David's mum), Ken Livingstone, both Tommy Godwins, Gary Kemp (yes, him from Spandau Ballet) and many, many more. The result is an amusing and personal exploration of the austere, nutty soul of British cycling. Nº de ref. de la librería B9780224092098

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 6,20
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 6,88
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

BOULTING, NED
ISBN 10: 022409209X ISBN 13: 9780224092098
Nuevos Cantidad: 13
Librería
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Brand New. Nº de ref. de la librería 022409209X

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 10,15
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,13
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Boulting, Ned
ISBN 10: 022409209X ISBN 13: 9780224092098
Nuevos Cantidad: 13
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2014. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería TT-9780224092098

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,97
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,57
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda