-How to produce your own energy from a stationary bicycle!
-Perform kitchen tasks using pedal-powered equipment!
-Watch TV from electricity produced at home!
-Actual building instructions for a newly designed energy cycle!
This book was an effort, based on contributions from a number of sport journalists and historians, to chart the history of bike racing in America, its demise with the universal adoption of the car and resurgence in the 1960s.