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243 Notes Introduction 1 Thomas Stevens, Around the World on a Bicycle (Charleston, SC: Nabu Books, 2010). 2 David Herlihy, The Lost Cyclist: The Epic Tale of an American Adventurer and His Mysterious Disappearance (New York: Houghton Mifflin, 2010). 3 Anne Mustoe, A Bike Ride: 12,000 Miles around the World (London: Virgin Books, 2010); Frosty Wooldridge, Bicycling around the World: Tire Tracks for Your Imagination (Bloomington, IN: AuthorHouse, 2004); Barbara Savage, Miles from Nowhere: A Round-­ the-­ World Bicycle Adventure (Seattle: Mountaineers Books, 1985). 4 Josie Dew, Long Cloud Ride: A Cycling Adventure across New Zealand (New York: Little, Brown, 2008); Dew, A Ride in the Neon Sun: A Gaijin in Japan (New York: Hatchet Group, 2012); Dew, Slow Coast Home: A 5,000-­ Mile Cycle Journey around the Shores of England and Wales (New York: Little, Brown, 2003); Dew, The Wind in My Wheels: Travel Tales from the Saddle (New York: Little, Brown, 1993). 5 Erika Warmbrunn, Where the Pavement Ends: One Woman’s Bicycle Trip through Mongolia, China and Vietnam (Seattle: Mountaineers Books, 2006). 6 Mark Jenkins, Off the Map: Bicycling across Siberia (Emmaus, PA: Modern Times Books, 2008). 7 Andrew X. Pham, Catfish and Mandala: A Two-­ Wheeled Voyage through the Landscape and Memory of Vietnam (New York: Picador, 2000). 8 Dervla Murphy, Full Tilt: Ireland to India with a Bicycle (London: Eland Publishing, 1965). Murphy’s adventures did not end with this tour. In fact, she has written twenty titles on her travels to Tibet, Cuba, Ethiopia, and Palestine, among other places. Now in her eighties, she continues traveling and writing much as she always has. 9 John Seigel Boettner, Hey Mom, Can I Ride My Bike across America?: Five Kids Meet Their Country (Houston, TX: Sbf Productions, 1990). 10 T. E. Trimbath, Just Keep Pedaling: A Corner-­ to-­ Corner Bike Ride across America (Bloomington, IN: iUniverse, 2002). 11 Bicycle Touring, -touring/. Accessed June 10, 2014. Lake Ontario 244 12 See, for example, Tom Ambrose, The History of Cycling in Fifty Bikes: From the Velocipede to the Pinarello: The Bicycles That Have Shaped the World (Emmaus, PA: Rodale Books); David V. Herlihy, Bicycle: The History (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2006); James Witherell, Bicycle History: A Chronological Cycling History of People, Races, and Technology (Cherokee Village, AR: McGann Publishing, 2010). 13 Jerry Dennis, The Living Great Lakes: Searching for the Heart of the Inland Seas (New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2004). 14 Mike Link and Kate Crowley, Going Full Circle: A 1,555-­ Mile Walk around the World’s Largest Lake (Duluth, MN: Lake Superior Port Cities, 2012). 15 Harvey Botzman, ’Round Lake Erie: A Bicyclist’s Tour Guide (Rochester, NY: Cyclotour Guide Books, 2004); Botzman,’Round Lake Ontario: A Bicyclist’s Tour Guide (Rochester, NY: Cyclotour Guide Books, 2010); Botzman,’Round Lake Huron: A Bicyclist’s Tour Guide (Rochester, NY: Cyclotour Guide Books, n.d.); Botzman,’Round Lake Michigan: A Bicyclist’s Tour Guide (Rochester, NY: Cyclotour Guide Books, n.d.); Botzman,’Round Lake Superior: A Bicyclist ’s Tour Guide (Rochester, NY: Cyclotour Guide Books, n.d.). 16 Wayne Grady, The Great Lakes: The Natural History of a Changing Region (Vancouver, BC: Greystone Books, 2007). 17 Helen Hornbeck Tanner, ed., and Miklos Pinther, cartographer, Atlas of Great Lakes Indian History (Norman: Oklahoma University Press, 1986). 18 Donald R. Hickey, The War of 1812: A Forgotten Conflict (Champagne-­ Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2012); Alan Taylor, The Civil War of 1812: American Citizens, British Subjects, Irish Rebels, and Indian Allies (New York: Vintage Books, 2011); Richard Buel, America on the Brink: How the Political Struggle over the War of 1812 Almost Destroyed the Young Republic (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004); Hugh Howard, Mr. and Mrs. Madison ’s War: America’s First Couple and the Second War of Independence (New York: Bloomsbury Press, 2012). 19 Race Across America, .php?N_webcat_id=22. 20 Jack Kerouac, On the Road (New York: Penguin, 1999); William Least Heat-­ Moon, Blue Highways: A Journey into America (Boston: Little, Brown, 1999). 21 Robert M. Pirsig, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values (New York: Bantam Books, 1985). Lake Huron 1 Elaine McDonald and Sarah Rang, Exposing Canada’s Chemical Valley: An Investigation of Cumulative Air Pollution Emission in the Sarnia, Ontario Area (Toronto: Ecojustice, 2007), Notes Lake Ontario 245 reports/report-exposing-canadas-chemical-valley/attachment. Accessed January...


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