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Tour De France By Marguerite Lazell

Tour De France

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Plots the evolution of Tour de France cycle race. This book focuses on legends such as Jacques Anquetil, Eddie Merckx, Greg Lemond, Miguel Indurain and seven-time winner Lance Armstrong. It covers various aspects of the Tour from the early organisation, technological advances and scandals.

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Tour De France: The Story of the World's Greatest Cycle Race by Marguerite Lazell

"Tour de France: The Story of the World's Greatest Cycle Race" plots the evolution of this great race, focusing on legends such as Jacques Anquetil, Eddie Merckx, Greg Lemond, Miguel Indurain and seven-time winner Lance Armstrong. Covering every aspect of the Tour from the early organisation, technological advances and scandals, this is a complete history of one of the world's greatest sporting events.

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About Marguerite Lazell


MARGUERITE LAZELL was deputy editor for Cycle Sport magazine and has covered four Tours de France and the Olympic Games in Sydney and Athens. A keen club cyclist, she has competed up to national level in both cycling and duathlon. She lives in north London.

Table of Contents


How the Tour Began (1903-1914); The Years of Living Dangerously (1919-1939); When the Italians Ruled the Tour (1947-1952); The Making of a New French Hero (1953-1956); Anquetil: Master of the Peloton (1957-1960); Merckx: The Belgian Cannibal (1969-1974); Thevenet: The Giant Slayer (1974-1977); Hinault, Lemond and Fignon (1978-1990); Indurain Joins the Greats (1991-1996); The Great Doping Scandal (1997-1998); Armstrong: The Record-Breaker (1999-2006); Life After Lance (2007-2008); Records; Index.

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GOR003019861
Tour De France: The Story of the World's Greatest Cycle Race by Marguerite Lazell
Marguerite Lazell
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Welbeck Publishing Group
2009-05-14
208
1847322786
9781847322784
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