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Author Cossins, Peter, author.

Title Tour de France 100 : the definitive history of the world's greatest race / Peter Cossins, Isabel Best, Chris Sidwells & Clare Griffith ; foreword by Bernard Hinault ; preface by Stephen Roche.

Publication Info. London : Cassell Illustrated, 2013.
New York, NY : Hatchette Book Group


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    796.62 COS    Available
 PAS San Rafael Branch Non-Fiction    796.62 COS    Available
Description 285 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 29 cm
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Note Includes index.
Contents Le Tour de France : the people's race : foreword / by Bernard Hinault -- Le Tour de France : cycling's biggest race : preface / by Stephen Roche -- 'We run on dynamite' : the men who made the Tour -- The 100 greatest stages. The first years of the Tour, 1903-1914 ; The 'dynamite' years, 1919-1929 ; Pre-WWII, 1930-1939 ; The Louison Bobet, MaƮtre Jacques, and Eddy Merckx years, 1947-1975 ; The Bernard Hinault years : the last champion of the old school, 1965-1988 ; The Miguel Indurain phenomenon, 1989-1995 ; The Lance Armstrong era, 1996-2005 ; The Tour today, 2006-2013 -- The atlas of 100 Tours.
Subject Tour de France (Bicycle race) -- History.
Tour de France (Bicycle race) -- History -- Pictorial works.
Added Author Best, Isabel (Writer on French culture), author.
Sidwells, Chris, 1956- author.
Griffith, Clare, author.
ISBN 9781844037421 : $29.99

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