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Wheels of change : how women rode the bicycle to freedom (with a few flat tires along the way) / Sue Macy.

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Author/Creator:
Macy, Sue.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2011
Imprint:
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2011.
Format:
  • Book
  • 96 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 27 cm
Note:
"Jennifer Emmett, editor ; James Hiscott, Jr., art director ; Lori Epstein, illustrations editor ; Mary Ittner, designer ; Kate Olesin, editorial assistant ; Grace Hill, associate managing editor ; Lewis R. Bassford, production manager"--t.p. verso.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 92) and index.
Contents:
  • Inventing the bicycle
  • "The devil's advance agent"
  • Fashion forward
  • Fast and fearless
  • New freedoms
  • Highlights in cycling and women's history.
Summary:
Explore the role the bicycle played in the women's liberation movement.
Awards:
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young people, 2012
Contributor:
Emmett, Jennifer. Editor
Hiscott, James. Artistic director
Epstein, Lori. Editor
Ittner, Mary. Book designer
Olesin, Kate. Editor
Hill, Grace. Editor
Bassford, Lewis R. Production manager
National Geographic Society (U.S.) Publisher
Subjects:
ISBN:
9781426307614
1426307616
9781426307621
1426307624
9781451748871
1451748876

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