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Lonely Planet Nicaragua
Lonely Planet Nicaragua

Lonely Planet. · Lonely Planet Pubns
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

#1 best-selling guide to Nicaragua * Lonely Planet Nicaragua is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Kayak through Central America's largest mangrove forest, experience life on a coffee farm, or chill out on idyllic...
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Best Bike Rides Portland, Oregon: The Greatest Recreational Rides in the Metro Area
Best Bike Rides Portland, Oregon: The Greatest Recreational Rides in the Metro Area

Lizann Dunegan · Falcon Pr Pub Co
Pages: 256
Format: Book

Written for cyclists of all stripes, Best Bike Rides books offer a diverse array of scenic tours in and around some of America's largest urban destinations. Road rides, rail rides, bike paths, and single-track mountain bike rides all get included. Most rides are in the 5 to 30 mile...
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Fields of Battle: Pearl Harbor, the Rose Bowl, and the Boys Who Went to War
Fields of Battle: Pearl Harbor, the Rose Bowl, and the Boys Who Went to War

Brian Curtis · Flatiron Books
Pages: 308
Format: Print book

In the wake of the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the 1942 Rose Bowl was moved from Pasadena to Durham, North Carolina, out of fear of Japanese attacks on the West Coast. It remains the only Rose Bowl game to ever be played outside of Pasadena. Duke University, led by legendary coach Wallace...
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Long Shot: The Struggles and Triumphs of an NBA Freedom Fighter
Long Shot: The Struggles and Triumphs of an NBA Freedom Fighter

Craig Hodges · Haymarket Books
Pages: 220
Format: Print book

As a member of the 1992 world-champion Chicago Bulls, a dashiki-clad Hodges delivered a handwritten letter to President George H. W. Bush demanding that he do more to address racism and economic inequality. Hodges was also a vocal union activist, initiated a boycott against Nike, and spoke...
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Bucket List Adventures: 10 Incredible Journeys to Experience Before You Die
Bucket List Adventures: 10 Incredible Journeys to Experience Before You Die

Annette White · W W Norton
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

Writing down the things you'd like to see and do before you die can be a fun experience. But simply writing a Bucket List and never actually doing anything on the list is a lesson in futility and frustration with yourself. Why can't you ever reach your goals?Don't beat yourself...
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Epic Bike Rides of the World
Epic Bike Rides of the World

Lonely Planet · Lonely Planet
Pages: 327
Format: Print book

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Discover 200 of the best places to ride a bike in this beautifully illustrated hardback. From family-friendly, sightseeing urban rides to epic adventures off the beaten track. Destinations range from France and Italy, for the world's...
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Relentless: Seven Marathons, Seven Continents, Seven Days
Relentless: Seven Marathons, Seven Continents, Seven Days

David Gething · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 230
Format: Hardcover

The World Marathon Challenge - seven marathons on seven continents in seven days - is the ultimate race for adventurous runners. It tests the athletes to their limits, going from biting cold Antarctic conditions one day to dry desert heat another. To survive the onslaught of sensations...
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Exploring Havasupai: A Guide to the Heart of the Grand Canyon
Exploring Havasupai: A Guide to the Heart of the Grand Canyon

Greg Witt · Menasha Ridge Press
Pages: 136
Format: Print book

Deep in the Grand Canyon lies a place of unmatched beauty - a place where blue-green water cascades over fern-clad cliffs into travertine pools, where great blue heron skim canyon streams, and where giant cottonwoods and graceful willows thrive in the shade of majestic sandstone cliffs....
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String Theory: David Foster Wallace on Tennis: A Library of America Special Publication
String Theory: David Foster Wallace on Tennis: A Library of America Special Publication

David Foster Wallace · Library Of America
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

An instant classic of American sportswriting - the tennis essays of David Foster Wallace, "the best mind of his generation" (A. O. Scott) and "the best tennis-writer of all time" (New York Times) Both a onetime "near-great junior tennis player" and a lifelong...
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The Cyclist Who Went Out in the Cold: Adventures Riding the Iron Curtain
The Cyclist Who Went Out in the Cold: Adventures Riding the Iron Curtain

Tim Moore · Pegasus Books
Pages: 368
Format: Print book

Tim Moore and a rickety metal steed are back together -- riding the entirety of the Iron Curtain, where history, mechanical failures, physical endurance, and humor come together for "the Bill Bryson on two wheels." Not content with tackling the Italian Alps or the route of the Tour...
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