[Free ePUB] Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist Author Lesa Cline Ransome – Andy-palmer.co.uk

Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist Marshall Taylor Could Ride His Bike Forward, Backward, Even Perched On The Handlebars When His Stunts Landed Him A Job At The Famous Indiana Bike Shop Hay And Willits, Folks Were Amazed That A Thirteen Year Old Black Boy In Could Be Such A Crackerjack Cyclist How Little Marshall Taylor Through Dedication, Undeniable Talent, And Daring Speed Transformed Himself Into The Extraordinary Major Taylor Is Chronicled In This Inspiring Biography Here Is The Story Of A Kid Who Turned Pro At The Age Of Eighteen, Went On To Win The World Championship Title Just Three Years Later, And Battled Racism And The Odds To Become A True American Hero



3 thoughts on “Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist

  1. Cindy R Cindy R says:

    I m a teacher and wanted to use this book in my classroom, but I don t want to use it unless I have time to have a language discussion about the historical use of the word negro Inspirational story, but I wish there was a culturally sensitive, modern telling of Major Taylor s story.


  2. E. R. Bird E. R. Bird says:

    I d never heard of Major Taylor Have you ever heard of Major Taylor Possibly, since you ve come to look up reviews of this book Now there are a lot of African American greats out there that have, for one reason or another, sunk into relative obscurity I don t think I m amiss in saying that Major T


  3. Dorothy Weiss Dorothy Weiss says:

    Lance Armstrong dominates today s Grand Prix cycle races, but Marshall Taylor dominated the late 1800 s This beautifully illustrated book shares the life of this extraordinary African American athlete fondly acknowledged as Major He became a World Champion in 1899 because of his proficiency with a bike


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