Thursday, October 25, 2012
I want to ride my bicycle...I want to ride my bike
WHEELS OF CHANGE by Sue Macy. national Georgraphic, 2011.
Sue Macy is one of the top writers of nonfiction out there today. In this book she explores the history of the bicycle especially as it relates to the way bikes freed women. From the dangerous and silly sidesaddle bicycle designs to bikes made to work with women's anatomy, Macy chronicles the changes in the development of the bicycle. Along the way she discusses music, fashion, and other cultural aspects of the bike. <577>