The Giro D'Italia: Coppi vs. Bartali at the 1949 Tour of Italy by Dino Buzzati, Dino Buzatti |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
The Giro D'Italia: Coppi vs. Bartali at the 1949 Tour of Italy

The Giro D'Italia: Coppi vs. Bartali at the 1949 Tour of Italy

by Dino Buzzati, Dino Buzatti
     
 
The Tour of Italy, Giro d'Italia was not raced for several years during World War II, and the first postwar race took place in 1949, when the country was still recovering. This newly translated book -- from Dino Buzatti's newspaper accounts at the time -- captures the excitement of that contest, which drew national attention and made heroes of the cyclists

Overview

The Tour of Italy, Giro d'Italia was not raced for several years during World War II, and the first postwar race took place in 1949, when the country was still recovering. This newly translated book -- from Dino Buzatti's newspaper accounts at the time -- captures the excitement of that contest, which drew national attention and made heroes of the cyclists Coppi and Bartali.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781884737510
Publisher:
VeloPress
Publication date:
03/28/1999
Pages:
202
Product dimensions:
5.55(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.53(d)

Meet the Author

Dino Buzzati (1906-1972) was an Italian editor, novelist, poet, playwright, and short story writer. He has been lauded as one of Europe's foremost experimental writers of the twentieth century.

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