A group of rugged, hardcore bikers ride hard and fast to attend the biggest, baddest bike rally on Earth. Driven by their shared passion for the open road, they effortlessly tear up the miles between themselves and their destination. Perfect weather, no delays, zero complications. Too bad it wasn't us. Includes one hundred pages and four hundred full-color illustrations. You will be entertained.
American Motorcyclist magazine, the official journal of the American Motorcyclist Associaton, tells the stories of the people who make motorcycling the sport that it is. It's available monthly to AMA members. Become a part of the largest, most diverse and most enthusiastic group of riders in the country by visiting our website or calling 800-AMA-JOIN.
In book one of the Salas detective series: A simple arrest. . . Detective Mike Salas has identified the killer . . . Salas knows where the killer is . . . His plan: Arrest the suspect before he strikes again. His problem: One million bikers at the 75th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Follow Indiana Detective Mike Salas to Sturgis, South Dakota as he tracks down the serial murderer. Ride the Black Hills, experience Mount Rushmore, the Chip, Da Bus and downtown Sturgis while the killer stalks his next victim. Be there when the killer strikes. Will he make his kill? Will Salas stop him? Will it be the last night in Sturgis?
Pack your bags . . . we're going on a road trip across the 50 States! Let's go on a road trip! Sticker Road Trip: 50 States is an interactive, 96-page sticker book that introduces kids to the 50 states and the landmarks and history that make each state so special. After reading the fun facts for each state, kids can find the corresponding sticker for each fact. Be sure to continue the journey by coloring in the double-sided poster of the 50 states.
The Complete Civil War Road Trip Guide is the definitive guidebook for Civil War tourists, from the novice historian to the die-hard Civil War buff. The book outlines ten suggested itineraries for short road trips that cover every major battle of the war that will enable a traveler to experience this definitive period of American history. For those who can’t resist trying to see it all, the book contains complete information on and reviews of almost 450 historical sites across the United States related to the Civil War, including all 384 of the principal battlefields listed by the Civil War Sites Advisory Commission, as well as lodging and other travel information. The Complete Civil War Road Trip Guide will enable the historical traveler of any level to experience the Civil War like no other book has done.
The new, amazingly detailed, and thorough guide from the author of The Complete Civil War Road Trip Guide. Although the Civil War was fought across America, the most captivating events for history buff s seem to be those that occurred in the relatively small region surrounding the two wartime capitals, Washington, DC, and Richmond, Virginia. In The Civil War Road Trip: A Guide to Northern Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania, author Michael Weeks takes you on complete tours of every major military campaign in the region during the first two years of the war, from First Manassas in 1861 to Gettysburg in 1863. Weeks has visited every site included here, learning their vibrant stories and driving thousands of miles to bring readers the most accurate information. Detailed directions and maps for your own road trip, along with a blow-by-blow history of each campaign, will guide you to and through some of the war’s most critical battlegrounds, including Fredericksburg, Antietam, and the Shenandoah Valley. Travel tips, historic lodging places, and further sources of information are also included. Fully up to date and thoroughly researched, this guidebook is indispensable for travelers interested in America’s history.
Just what is a Groovy Chick? She is a woman who aspires to be at peace with God, other and herself. She is real, honest, growing, open to new ideas and opportunities, energetic, and excited about life—and she's on a meaningful journey with Jesus! Laurie and Dena (in the personas of hip chicks Pepper and Starshine) combine the best of both worlds: touching stories with laugh-so-hard-you-snort stories. The late '60s and early '70s road trip theme is woven throughout, with sidebars and extras such as "Pepper's Pit Stops" (road-trip advice, recipes, and humorous anecdotes), "Starshine's Smile Markers" (inspiring quotes), "What's Your Inner State?" (thought-provoking questions and journaling prompts) and "Lost? Try GPS—God's Positioning System!" (Scriptures).
This handy, portable atlas contains a wealth of travel information for the United States, Canada and Mexico. It's the one-source reference that makes business travel a breeze by auto or plane, domestically or internationally. Lodging, airport, and city maps are featured.
A memoir by the author of Hog Fever traces the author's journey on a borrowed motorcycle across the country to the Sturgis, South Dakota, motorcycle rally, during which he encountered a host of colorful characters. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.