62 books — 56 voters
A bicycle is a human-powered, pedal-driven vehicle, first developed in the 19th century and remaining a popular form of transportation and sport today.
“ To ride a bicycle is in itself some protection against superstitious fears, since the bicycle is the product of pure reason applied to motion. Geometry at the service of man! Give me two spheres and a straight line and I will show you how far I can take them. Voltaire himself might have invented the bicycle, since it contributes so much to man’s welfare and nothing at all to his bane. Beneficial to the health, it emits no harmful fumes and permits only the most decorous speeds. How can a bicycle ...more ”
A book club for people to read about getting more people cycling, improving our streets and maki…more
[close] A book club for people to read about getting more people cycling, improving our streets and making nicer places to live. We'll pick a new book to read every couple of months, suggestions welcome. Photo credit: Mark Treasure https://twitter.com/AsEasyAsRiding/status/799600755024035840
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This group is for sharing comments and opinions about the books discussed in the TRB Bike Commit…more
[close] This group is for sharing comments and opinions about the books discussed in the TRB Bike Committee Book Club.
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[close] Jill Homer, author of "Ghost Trails, Journeys Through a Lifetime" will answer questions about her upcoming book, "Be Brave, Be Strong: A Journey Across the Great Divide," to be released May 31.
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[close] From Phil the Thrill to The Rider
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