A new, updated edition of a popular book on the history, science, and engineering of bicycles, by MIT mechanical engineering professor emeritus David Gordon Wilson.There were 7.5 million users of all-terrain bicycles as of that year, million, and a 40 percent increase in that number was estimated for the next year. ... being extremely rigid, and have been used to make record-breaking but very-high-cost racing bikes (e.g., figure 12.3). ... Figure 12.2 U.S. annual bicycle sales. (From various sources.) Figure 12.3 Carbon-fiber-reinforced road bike. (Courtesy Trek Corp.).
|Author||:||David Gordon Wilson, Jim Papadopoulos|
|Publisher||:||MIT Press - 2004|