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post #1 of 14 Old 03-24-2014, 10:32 PM Thread Starter
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I visit used book stores ocassionally and turn up a few motorcycle related accounts. So share a lead on a good one.Bubs speed trials 2008 was a good one, as well as an account of a Hells Angel gang infiltrater.How about a good one?

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The obvious and obligatory Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance of course, and still an amazing read.

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You can't go wrong with Jupiter's Travels.

"No matter where you go, there you are."
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Endless Horizon: A Very Messy Motorcycle Journey Around the World

Written by British motorcycle journalist Dan Walsh. Funny and depressing at the same time.
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Hunter S Thompson's "Song of the Sausage Creature"
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I find Zen to hit a little too close to home.

'Riding The Edge' by Dave Barr is one of my favorites.
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"Leanings" and "Leanings 2" by Peter Egan.

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Motorcycle Journeys Through Baja.......Clement Salvadori....Good stuff to know if you're going....., though dated.

Mi Moto Fidel.......Christopher Baker
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Life is a Road ... series by Daniel Meyer

Daniel Meyer has written several, you can find them at Life Is a Road...Are You Ready? --Motorcycle Adventure Books by Daniel Meyer--
Ghost Rider by Neil Pert - Drummer from Rush writes about recovering from the loss of his wife and daughter.
The Longest Ride by Emilio Scotto - Round the world adventure, on a Goldwing
American Borders by Carla King - Crossing North America on a Ural.

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