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              Roule Britannia: Great Britain and the Tour de France

              Roule Britannia: Great Britain and the Tour de France (Paperback, Revised edition)

              By Fotheringham, William

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              In 2012 Bradley Wiggins made history by becoming first Briton ever to win Tour de France. His compatirot Chris Froome came second while fellow Brits, 'fastest man on earth' Mark Cavendish and reformed doper David Millar, made sure that between them Britain accounted for 7 of a po...ssible 21 stage wins. This book charts British cycling's rise to top.
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              ISBN 9780224092104
              Released NZ 15 Dec 2012
              Publisher Vintage
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              Sunday in Hell: Behind the Lens of the Greatest Cycling Film of All Time
               

              Sunday in Hell: Behind the Lens of the Greatest Cycling Film of All Time (Hardback)

              By Fotheringham, William

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              Sunday in Hell is an iconic documentary about the 1976 Paris-Roubaix Classic, made by the celebrated Danish director Jorgen Leth. Leth's mission was to capture the spirit of this magnificent one-day spectacle through the cobbled roads of northern France and legends of the sport s...uch as Eddy Merckx and Roger de Vlaeminck.
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              ISBN 9780224092029
              Released NZ 15 Apr 2018
              Publisher Vintage
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              Breaking The Chain: Drugs and Cycling - The True Story
               

              Breaking The Chain: Drugs and Cycling - The True Story (Paperback, New edition)

              By Voet, Willy; Translated by Fotheringham, William

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              Written by an author who is close to the centre of the sport, this book discusses the revelations claiming drug abuse amongst participants in the 1998 Tour de France . Voet reveals how close the sport was to being totally destroyed by the regular use of cocaine, amphetamines, EPO... and heroin.
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              ISBN 9780224061179
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2002
              Publisher Vintage
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              Racing Hard
               

              Racing Hard (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

              By Fotheringham, William

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              What would he have said if he'd known then what we all know now about Lance Armstrong? Which cyclists and teams were not all they seemed? And which victories still rank as the greatest of all time? This title offers a collection of cycling reporting. It includes articles from aut...hor's career that are annotated with notes and reflections.
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              ISBN 9780571303625
              Released NZ 29 Jun 2013
              Publisher Faber and Faber
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              Fotheringham's Sporting Trivia

              Fotheringham's Sporting Trivia (Hardback, New title)

              By Fotheringham, William

              Bowl 'em over with Fotheringhams - The greatest sporting trivia book of all time!

              ISBN 9781741661507
              Published NZ 3 Mar 2006
              Publisher Random House
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              The Tour De France ... to the Bitter End

              The Tour De France ... to the Bitter End (Paperback)

              Edited by Nelsson, Richard; Introduction by Fotheringham, William

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              Having started in 1903 as a publicity stunt for an ailing French newspaper, the Tour de France is now the world's greatest sporting spectacle. Back then, cyclists raced alone through the night, sometimes at the risk of being beaten up.

              ISBN 9780852653364
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2012
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Fallen Angel

              Fallen Angel (Hardback, New title)

              By Fotheringham, William

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              Voted the most popular Italian sportsman of the 20th century, Fausto Angelo Coppi was the campionissimo - champion of cycling champions. The greatest cyclist of the immediate postwar years, Coppi's scandalous divorce and controversial death convulsed Italy in the 1950s. This titl...e tells Coppi's story.
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              ISBN 9780224074476
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2009
              Publisher Vintage
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              The Badger: Bernard Hinault and the Fall and Rise of French Cycling
               

              The Badger: Bernard Hinault and the Fall and Rise of French Cycling (Paperback)

              By Fotheringham, William

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              Bernard Hinault is one of the greatest cyclists of all time. He is a five-time winner of the Tour de France and the only man to have won each of the Grand Tours on more than one occasion. Three decades on from his retirement, he remains the last Frenchman to win the Tour de Franc...e. This book deals with his life and work.
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              ISBN 9780224092050
              Released NZ 15 May 2016
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              Put Me Back on My Bike: In Search of Tom Simpson
               

              Put Me Back on My Bike: In Search of Tom Simpson (Paperback, New edition)

              By Fotheringham, William

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              Tom Simpson was an Olympic medallist, world champion and the first Briton to wear the fabled yellow jersey of the Tour de France. He died a tragic early death on the barren moonscape of the Mont Ventoux during the 1967 Tour. This biography of Tom Simpson features a preface and a ...final chapter featuring revelations about Simpson's life and death.
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              ISBN 9780224080187
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2007
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              Merckx: Half Man, Half Bike
               

              Merckx: Half Man, Half Bike (Paperback)

              By Fotheringham, William

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              Eddy Merckx is to cycling what Muhammad Ali is to boxing or Pele to football: quite simply, the best there has ever been. What made Eddy Merckx so invincible? In this title, the author goes back to speak to those who were there at the time and those who knew Merckx best.

              ISBN 9780224074513
              Released NZ 15 Apr 2013
              Publisher Vintage
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