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'Round Lake Ontario: A Bicyclist's Tour Guide

By: Botzman, Harvey

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Cyclotour Guide Books, Rochester: 1995

Seller ID: 1651066


Several tiny spots on front cover. 1995 Trade Paperback. 151 pp. A descriptive tour guide of both the American and Canadian sides of Lake Ontario, illustrated with black & white photographs. View more info

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Boy Racer: My Journey to Tour de France Record-Breaker

By: Cavendish, Mark

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Velo Press: 2010

Seller ID: 2206095


A very nice copy. 2010 Trade Paperback. xii, 288 pp. Boy Racer unmasks the manic, brutal world of professional cycling from the candid viewpoint of the sport's brash young superstar, Mark Cavendish.Written off as fat and useless in his youth, Cavendish's hunger for success and his sheer natural ability has forged him into one of cycling's youngest phenoms -- and one of cycling's most accomplished sprinters.Some have called him cocky, but to those who dislike his style, ... View more info

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The Immortal Class: Bike Messengers and the Cult of Human Power

By: Culley, Travis Hugh

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks: 2002

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2266399


First printing. Pages faintly toned. 2002 Trade Paperback. xxii, 324 pp. Travis Hugh Culley went to Chicago to make his name in its thriving theater scene, yet found in his day job a sense of community and fulfillment—and a brotherhood of like-minded individualists—that he encountered nowhere else. In The Immortal Class, Culley takes us inside the heart and soul of an American urban icon: the bicycle messenger. In describing his own history and those of his peers, he... View more info

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Sport's Golden Age: A Close-Up of the Fabulous Twenties

By: Danzig, Allison; Brandwein, Peter; Kieran, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204831


First edition. Very good.One inch chip to top edge of jacket front, three one-inch chips to bottom edge of jacket front, one inch chip to bottom edge of jacket rear, half-inch chip to top edge of jacket spine. 1948 Hard Cover. xii, 296 pp. The greatest era of American Sport Recreated by an All-Star Collection of Sports Writers.CONTENTS: Foreword by John Kieran; Preface by The Editors; The Golden Panorama by Grantland Rice; Baseball by J. Roy Stockton; Boxing by James P. ... View more info

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Mountain Biking Skills: Expert Tips on Conquering Curves, Corners, Dips, Descents, Hills, Water Hazards and Other All-Terrain Challenges

By: Editors of Mountain Bike & Bicycling Magazines

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Rodale Press, Inc.: 1996

Seller ID: 1530765


Wrappers rubbed, laminate slightly peeling away on front cover. 1996 Trade Paperback. 197 pp. Expert tips on conquering curves, corners, dips, descents, hills, water hazards and other all-terrain challenges. View more info

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Racing Tactics for Cyclists

By: Prehn, Thomas

Price: $4.00

Publisher: VeloPress: 2004

Seller ID: 2200219


Near fine. 2004 Soft Cover. xx, 220 pp. Written for the experienced road cyclist, this book shows team riders how to ride in a race, explains the importance of position, and discusses individual and team racing tactics. Each type of road race--one-days, stage races, criteriums--is covered, along with the technical riding skills and mental strategies needed to succeed. Also included is information on handling prologues, recovering from a crash or flat tire, resting during... View more info

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Short Bike Rides in and around Los Angeles -- Second Edition: Rides for the Casual Cyclist (Short Bike Rides Series)

By: Winning, Robert M.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Globe Pequot Press: 1998

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 1288294


Minor shelf wear. Binding tight, pages clean & bright. 1998 Trade Paperback. Here is the Los Angeles that lies beyond the freeways, with 24 rides ranging from 8 to 40 miles. Covers Malibu, Beverly Hills, Moorpark and other areas, and includes directions, maps, attractions, restaurants, ride length, peddling time, terrain, and road surface. CONTENTS: Introduction; Equipment for L.A. Riding: Odometers, Locks and Chains, The Bicycle, Helmets, Clothing; Repairs and Repair Eq... View more info