The Tour de France began as a newspaper publicity stunt designed to do down a rival sports paper: a circumnavigation of the whole country in six colossal stages would make it the longest hardest most heroic cycle-race possible and thereby seize the publics imagination. The organisers of that first Tour in 1903 could scarcely have foreseen just how fervently the race would grip the nation still
In Search of Robert Burns reveals the real face of Scotlands most famous poet. In Search of Robert Burns follows David Hayman as he delves into the world of Robert Burns (1759-1796). He finds out how Burns upbringing, education, tough life and romantic spirit forged a creative genius that would transform him from humble farmer to globally renowned poet. Davids journey is accompanied by Eddi
All the highlights from the legendary cyclists astonishing series of Tour de France victories from 1999 to 2005. Not only is Lance Armstrong one of the best cyclists in Tour de France history but his series of wins have...
Northwave Beware of Cyclist JerseyThe Beware of Cyclist Jersey features Lightech, a family of lightweight fabrics, characterised by good elasticity and fast drying properties Features: Material: Lightech 3 rear pockets Reflective details on the backBuyNorthwave Clothing from Chain Reaction Cycles, the Worlds Largest Online Bike Store.
The A-Z of Embroidery stitches includes designs that cater to all embroiderers of a range of experiences. Written to spark enthusiasm for embroidery, enriching youwith knowledge of this timeless art. This helpful and educational book gives advice on everything from choosing materials to beginning and ending a thread.
With this wonderful jigsaw puzzle you can brighten up a gloomy day by taking yourself to a sun drenched location in Southern France. The charming illustration is beautifully painted with vivid colours and at 500 high quality pieces is a joy to assemble, for adults and older children alike. It is a lovely summer evening and the blue sky is covered in parts by white clouds, blown away by the winds
The Book of Steak Cook book has everything you need to know about the cut the cooking and also the flavouring of delicous steaks. It explains how to roast, fry, grill, poach and also stew.This cookbook has all the recipes you want for everyday and premium cooking. Perfect for getting those taste buds going.Dimensions (cm):L19.8 x W24.7 x D1.5
The vintage inspired Tourmalet from Le Coq Sportif once again uses the Tour De France as its reference point. The black suede and yellow mesh upper features branding on the mid section, D-ring lacing and sits on a tough sole unit.
Keep your earrings safe and in pairs in this ingenious book that opens to reveal padded foam pages that can store all types of earrings from studs to dangly pendants. Each of the 4 pages holds up to 12 pairs of earrings so you can store almost 50 pairs in just one small book. Encased in a faux leather cover with press stud close the book is ideal for displaying on a dressing table or slotting into
The Little Book of TractorsThis fantastic book is definitely for a tractor petrol head.Its packed full of black & white and colour photographs tracing the history of mechanised farming,its a celebration of many of the pioneers and innovators of farm machinery and tractors from little ones all the way up to the giant ones of today.Covering Henry Ford and his Fordson, Harry Ferguson and the
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The Tour de France has thrown up many legends over the years but none more iconic to the French themselves than the legendary pair of Jacques Anquetil and Bernard Hinault.Born in 1934 in Normandy Jacques Anquetil became the first five time winner of the Tour de France following his epic battle with Raymond Poulidor in 1964. Known as Monsieur Chrono for his ability to pedal with clockwork
Nubs, an Iraqi dog of war book, never had a home or a person of his own. He was the leader of a pack of wild dogs living off the land and barely surviving. But Nubss life changed when he met Marine Major Brian Dennis. The two formed a fast friendship, made stronger by Denniss willingness to share his meals, offer a warm place to sleep, and give Nubs the kind of care and attention he had never
If youve got a wild side then these are the Crown Joules for you. Featuring a whole host of animals from stags to horses and dogs to pigs. Crafted from super soft cotton that contains a little stretch for a lot of comfort.