Table of Contents for Pedal It! : How Bicycles Are Changing the World


Introduction 6(2)
Chapter One Who Thought This Up, Anyway?
The Walking Machine
8(1)
The Boneshaker
8(2)
The High-Wheeler
10(1)
The "Safety" Bicycle
11(1)
Air in Your Tires
11(1)
On Your Bikes!
12(2)
Bikes for More Kids
14(2)
Chapter Two How Did We Get Here From There?
Chainwheels, Freewheels, Wheeee!
16(2)
What Took You So Long?
18(1)
Learning to Ride
18(2)
The Bicycle Revolution
20(1)
Zooming Ahead
21(2)
Bicycles Made from Plants
23(1)
The Power of Pedaling
24(2)
Chapter Three On The Move
Beyond Fun
26(4)
All Part of the Job
30(1)
Make Way for Bicycles
31(3)
Chapter Four Pedaling For Change
Emergency!
34(1)
Pile It On
35(1)
Kid Power!
36(2)
Where Did All the Pedals Go?
38(1)
An Electrifying Experience
38(2)
Bicimaquinas
40(1)
Life-Saving Pedal Power
41(1)
Pedaling Together
42(2)
Resources 44(1)
Acknowledgments 45(2)
Index 47