Boardman does a fine job covering the evolution of the bicycle, from the very first "bone shakers" to the many types of bikes available now.
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At first the novel comes across as an easy to read Mills and Boon like romance tale. But once I read more about the terrible situation in the prison camp and the small actions that can make a difference whether you live or die I soon appreciated it …
This is definitely for railway enthusiasts but readers with an interest in business management will also find it fascinating.
Inside the Trump Whitehouse I was drawn to this book by its notoriety. After barely making it past the first chapter I just couldn’t read any more. Rarely do I give up on a book, but if you aren’t enjoying a book then why bother? It’s badly written …
It’s always interesting to learn about where highly creative people come from and their environment that helps to shape them.
A fascinating look into the world of the Australian rock scene in the 70's and 80's told by Jimmy Barnes.
The true story of a young North Korean girl’s struggle to survive and escape the cruel North Korean regime.
A love story about two people where different political views and ideas eventually drive them apart.
The murders of Jim Barclay and John Bamford in late 1917 at Wonnangatta Station near Myrtleford in Victoria is a fascinating mystery. The book covers the theories and paints a picture of the setting with historical stories about many of the locals of the time.
An excellent read for anyone interested in the past and possible future for steam. Full of facts and statistics the statements are well backed up and interesting to read.