Flying Yankee – The International Cycling Career of Arthur Augustus Zimmerman

by Andrew Ritchie, accomplished author of the seminal work “King of the Road”.

Synopsis:

Published by the John Pinkerton Memorial Publishing Fund in 2009.

“Zimmie” was the first World Cycling champion and dominated the sport around the end of the 19th century racing in his native USA as well as in Europe and Australia. Andrew’s book follows his career from amateur to international sports star with a carefully researched and lavishly illustrated work. This book is a must for anyone interested in the genesis and history of cycle racing.

The book is 144 pages of A5, has 59 illustrations, 8 in full colour, and is perfect bound with a colour cover

Book Specification:

ISBN 978-0-9560430-4-7

148mm x 210mm and 144 pages.

59 illustrations 8 in full colour.

Laminated cover and perfect bound.

Published by the John Pinkerton Memorial Publishing Fund in 2009 (now Pinkerton Press), the publishing arm of the Veteran-Cycle Club.

Pricing:

V-CC members £6.50 including UK P&P (non-members £7.48 including UK P&P).

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