Bicycles

 
Cover: Bicycles
 
 

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Summary

It may be hard to believe in a world full of automobiles, but bicycles are still a favorite means of transportation for many people around the world. This book introduces readers to the history of bicycles and the economics of manufacturing them.

Specifications

Leveling

  • Accelerated Reader® Quiz: 117908
  • Accelerated Reader® Reading Level: 6.6
  • Accelerated Reader® Interest Level: MG
  • Accelerated Reader® Points: 1.0

BISAC Subjects

Table of Contents

  • The Perfect Vehicle
  • The Heart of the Bicycle
  • A Passion for Speed
  • Crossing Borders
  • Pedaling on a Global Product
  • Map
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • Index
  • About the Author

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Contributors

Author: Robert Green

Robert Green is the author of many books for young adults. He holds graduate degrees from New York University and Harvard. He learned a lot about globalization while living in Taiwan, where he studied Chinese and worked for the Taiwanese government.

Content Adviser: Scotford Lawrence

Curator and Historian, The Cycle Museum

 

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