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Old 11-18-2008, 03:09 PM
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Not exactly bikey...
Not bikey, but also a good read, and the dude did rid himself of his car and monies to backpack... it's called "Into The Wild." If your looking for an uplifting book, don't open a page in it, but it's a story all should know if your even remotely interested in traveling alternatively or hiking or anything outdoorsy.
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Old 11-18-2008, 05:17 PM
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Cycling for Profit
Pedal Power: The Quiet Rise of the Bicycle in American Public Life (as recommend by the "Possibly related posts" section of the website.)

Not exactly bicycle related, but a good book from an advocacy perspective:
The High Cost of Free Parking
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Old 11-18-2008, 07:21 PM
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Not exactly in book stores yet, but:

Ghost Trails by Jill Homer.

Looking forward to reading it!!
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Old 11-21-2008, 08:04 PM
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thanks for all the recommendations everyone. keep them coming.
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Old 11-24-2008, 01:39 PM
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WAR by Gwynn Dyer.
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Old 11-25-2008, 01:02 PM
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I highly recommend Ten Points by Bill Strickland - for the everyman point of view look at racing, and for the brutal honesty about his childhood, what shaped him and the challenges he overcame and continues to battle to becoming a whole, functioning human being and father.

The Handsomest Man In Cuba - Lynette Chiang ( disregard the fact that I wrote her forward - it's still a ggreat book) It's one fiesty woman's adventures in Cuba, by bicycle.
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The Handsomest Man In Cuba - Lynette Chiang ( disregard the fact that I wrote her forward - it's still a ggreat book) It's one fiesty woman's adventures in Cuba, by bicycle.
In checking out the bookstore, I saw videos...

I'd put in Lynette's video diaries on her trips in Peru, and on Hwy 66.

http://www.GalfromDownUnder.com
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the Travis Culley book is a good read, Immortal Class or something
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Old 11-25-2008, 08:05 PM
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How about the video documentary, "Red Light Go!"
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Old 11-25-2008, 08:06 PM
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PEDAL is also good. A young lady gets hit on video by a car as she blows a stop sign, and walks away.
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