Pedal Power

The Quiet Rise of the Bicycle in American Public Life
Wray, J. Harry (Book - 2008)
Pedal Power

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Authors: Wray, J. Harry
Statement of Responsibility: J. Harry Wray
Title: Pedal power
the quiet rise of the bicycle in American public life
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Paradigm Publishers, c2008
Characteristics: v, 236 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-227) and index
Contents: Contrasting visions : the bike saddle versus the car seat and why it matters politically
Biking in Amsterdam : the politics of the possible
Culture storm
Biking eccentrics : who are these folks, anyway?
Building the case : the political advocates
Pushing the envelope : populist politics
Politicians who matter
Metapolitics, minibikes
Conclusion : there's something about a bike
Subject Headings: United States Social life and customs Bicycle commuting United States Urban transportation policy United States Cycling Political aspects United States
Topical Term: Bicycle commuting
Urban transportation policy
LCCN: 2007048005
ISBN: 1594514631
Research Call Number: JFE 08-1841
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