Bike Nation

Author: Peter Walker
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473548799
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A revolution on the roads is approaching. Is it time for drivers to Give Way? Guardian news correspondent, Peter Walker, takes us on a journey around the world, exploring the varying attitudes to cycling on our highways.

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ISBN: 9789743154096
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The World S Carriers And Carrying Trades Review

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A Record of the Carrying Trades of the World. NOTES AND NEWS How Cyclists
can Save Rubber.— The National Committee on Cycling, Hastings House,
Norfolk Street, London, W.C.2, point out that cyclists can use their bicycle pumps
to save hundreds of tons of rubber. Thousands of bicycles are being ridden on
tyres which are under-inflated; and under inflation means wasting rubber. They
have only half the life of tyres properly blown up. Tyres pumped hard save rubber
, give ...

City Cycling

Author: John Pucher
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262304996
Size: 32.77 MB
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It is not only in cities such as Copenhagen and New York that cycling can save
time. If we take a holistic view of speed, we can see that in most cities throughout
the world, cycling is a “faster” mode of transportation than the car. To demonstrate
how this can be the case, it is necessary to first examine the concept of “effective
speed.” Effective Speed: The Concept Effective speed is calculated using the
standard formula: speed equals distance divided by time. However, in this
calculation, ...

How To Abandon Ship

Author: Phil Richards
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ISBN: 9781944824129
Size: 66.19 MB
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In the words of the authors: "This manual is concerned solely with human lives. Its purpose is to aid you to get off a sinking ship and to eventual safety in the best condition possible.

Walkable City

Author: Jeff Speck
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1429945966
Size: 34.84 MB
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In this essential new book, Speck reveals the invisible workings of the city, how simple decisions have cascading effects, and how we can all make the right choices for our communities.

The Cyclist S Training Bible

Author: Joe Friel
Publisher: VeloPress
ISBN: 1937716244
Size: 41.77 MB
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Using this book, cyclists can create a comprehensive, self-coached training plan that is both scientifically proven and shaped around their personal goals.

Pedal Power

Author: Anna Hughes
Publisher: Summersdale Publishers LTD - ROW
ISBN: 1786851482
Size: 43.55 MB
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This book collects inspirational stories from riders around the world, both ordinary and extraordinary, from the cyclist who conquered Mont Ventoux on a Boris bike, to the trials rider who hops from building to building, to classic tales of ...

Race To Save The Planet

Author: Edward C. Wolf
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780534537043
Size: 37.51 MB
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The carbon cycle involves a linkage between photosynthesis and aerobic
respiration. 9. The nitrogen cycle is important to living organisms because
nitrogen is found in proteins and DNA molecules. 10. Nitrogen fixation is carried
out by most plants but only some microorganisms. 11. Water is transferred from
the oceans to land in the hydrologic cycle by the power of the sun. 12. The
oceans account for a larger share of the earth's total net primary productivity than
does any other ...

Race To Save The Planet 1994

Author: Wolf
Publisher: Arden Shakespeare
ISBN: 9780534205652
Size: 52.48 MB
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The carbon cycle involves a linkage between photosynthesis and aerobic
respiration. 9. The nitrogen cycle is important to living organisms because
nitrogen is found in proteins and DNA molecules. 10. Nitrogen fixation is carried
out by most plants but only some microorganisms. 11. Water is transferred from
the oceans to land in the hydrologic cycle by the power of the sun. 12. The
oceans account for a larger share of the earth's total net primary productivity than
does any other ...