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Bicycles and tricycles

an elementary treatise on their design and construction

Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English.

About the Book

This is a great book, it is a comprehensive treatise on bicycle design. It is quite scientific; a lot of it is dedicated to mechanics, dynamics ... a lot of math going on here. Have you ever wondered why a bike wheel spokes are tangent to the hub rim? Well, here is a mathematical model of that matter.

Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1896 ed. published by Longmans, Green, London, New York.
Includes index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
629.22/72
Library of Congress
TL410 .S5 1977

The Physical Object

Pagination
xviii, 536 p. :
Number of pages
536

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL4538693M
Internet Archive
bicyclestricycle00shar
ISBN 10
0262191563
LC Control Number
77004928
Library Thing
1790750
Goodreads
3784112
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