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Old 11-09-2013, 01:14 PM   #12346
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Just finished reading this book about Peggy Iris Thomas who shipped her 125cc BSA Bantam to Canada from the UK in the early 1950's and, along with her dog Matelot, rode 14,000 miles through Canada, the USA and Mexico mostly wild camping.
Incredible woman and a great read

http://www.gasolinegypsy.co.uk/index.html




Excellent read indeed.

It is also entertaining to read it back to back with this one by Lois Pryce

http://www.amazon.com/Lois-Loose-Mot.../dp/0312352212

Makes for some interesting comparisons.
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Old 11-10-2013, 06:44 AM   #12347
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Old 11-11-2013, 07:09 AM   #12348
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Old 11-11-2013, 07:24 AM   #12349
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Old 11-11-2013, 08:34 AM   #12350
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Old 11-11-2013, 09:53 AM   #12351
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Old 11-11-2013, 10:57 AM   #12352
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your best bet is ABEBooks. a broker for used book sellers

https://www.abebooks.com/
Abe is great, also check Powell's Books, PDX.
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Old 11-11-2013, 12:59 PM   #12353
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Old 11-11-2013, 05:33 PM   #12354
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Old 11-12-2013, 02:01 AM   #12355
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Yowza! I really love this picture.
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Old 11-12-2013, 06:13 AM   #12356
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Old 11-12-2013, 07:18 AM   #12357
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Great shot! Pretty girl, cool bike, plus she looks like a real rider.

Classic Mobil gas sign in the background.
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Old 11-12-2013, 07:42 AM   #12358
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Old 11-12-2013, 09:58 AM   #12360
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