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Reviews

At this year’s open day, Carlton Reid, the executive editor of

Beim diesjährigen Tag der offenen Tür stellte Carlton Reid, Chef-

BikeBiz.com, introduced his books ‘Roads Were Not Built For

redakteur von BikeBiz.com, seine Bücher "Roads Were Not Built

Cars’ (Island Press, 2015) and ‘Bike Boom’ (published in 2016).

For Cars" (Island Press, 2015) und "Bike Boom" (veröffentlicht

‘Bike Boom’ is an entertaining and thought-provoking book

2016) vor.

about the unexpected resurgence in cycling in the 1970s, through to today and beyond.

"Bike Boom" ist ein unterhaltsames und zum Nachdenken anre-

www.bikeboom.info

gende Buch über das unerwartete Wiederaufleben des Radsports in den 1970er Jahren bis heute und darüber hinaus. — www.bike-

‘Roads Were Not Built for Cars’ is a history book, focussing

boom.info

on a time when cyclists had political clout, in Britain and especially in America. The book researches the Roads Improve-

Das Buch "Roads Were Not Built For Cars" untersucht die "Roads

ment Association - a lobbying group created by the Cyclists’

Improvement Association" - eine Lobby-Gruppe, die im Jahr 1886

Touring Club in 1886 - and the Good Roads movement organ-

von dem Cyclists' Touring Club geschaffen wurde sowie "Good Ro-

ised by the League of American Wheelmen in the same period.

ads Movement", organisiert von der "League of American Wheel-

— www.roadswerenotbuiltforcars.com

men", im gleichen Zeitraum. — www.roadswerenotbuiltforcars.com

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与Carlton Reid联手举办的电动

脚踏车盛典(Bike Boom at Ext-

raEnergy with Carlton Reid.) 每年有数以百计的人前来位于德 国Tanna的Extraenergy总部参 观。导游都会陪同他们参观世界 最大的轻型电动车辆博物馆,并

让他们在Extraenergy所在地的 测试车道上试骑电动脚踏车。

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