The Urban Cycling Survival Guide: Need-to-Know Skills and Strategies for Biking in the City

The Urban Cycling Survival Guide: Need-to-Know Skills and Strategies for Biking in the City

by Yvonne Bambrick Author and Marc Ngui Author

North America’s cities have long been the domain of the automobile, but thanks to the undeniable benefits of…

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The Best of Boneshaker: A Bicycling Almanac

The Best of Boneshaker: A Bicycling Almanac

by Evan Schneider Editor and Julie Brooks Contributor

Dozens of lovely essays, interviews, poems, and illustrations are compiled here in this best-of collection from…

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Van Life: Your Home on the Road

Van Life: Your Home on the Road

by Foster Huntington Author

More and more people, from millennials to baby boomers, are taking a break from conventional life for the freedom and…

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Velo Vixen #1

Velo Vixen #1

by Rachel Krause Author

We are super excited to be carrying “Velo Vixen: A Zine About Women and Bicycling.” Rachel Krause in Kansas…

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Women on Wheels: The Scandalous Untold Histories of Women in Bicycling

Women on Wheels: The Scandalous Untold Histories of Women in Bicycling

by April Streeter Author

A feminist history of bicycling for sport and adventure spans a century of women who changed the world…

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We Ride Bicycles: A Bike Zine by Women for Everybody

We Ride Bicycles: A Bike Zine by Women for Everybody

by Annie Dunckel Author

We Ride Bicycles is bursting at the seams with ideas and stories and experiences. It has one of everything and then…

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The Death and Life of Great American Cities

The Death and Life of Great American Cities

by Jane Jacobs Author

The Death and Life of Great American Cities is a direct and wonderfully optimistic indictment of the…

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Railroad Semantics #7

Railroad Semantics #7

by Aaron Dactyl Author

Railroad Semantics is no less a high spirited an adventure to read than the train hopping it describes. You are swept…

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Transportation and Revolt: Pigeons, Mules, Canals, and the Vanishing Geographies of Subversive Mobility

Transportation and Revolt: Pigeons, Mules, Canals, and the Vanishing Geographies of Subversive Mobility

by Jacob Shell Author

During World War I, German soldiers shot down carrier pigeons for fear the birds were carrying enemy communiqués;…

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Chainring Heart

Chainring Heart

by Joe Biel Author and Aaron Renier Author

The image that started it all. The chainring heart is Microcosm's logo and still a fitting symbol of all we do.…

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City Cycling

City Cycling

by John Pucher Author and Ralph Buehler Author

Bicycling for transportation has been booming in cities around the world in the last 20 years. This collection of…

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Build a Bike Ambulance (And Other Flat Trailer Designs)

Build a Bike Ambulance (And Other Flat Trailer Designs)

by Aaron Wieler Author

The nuts and bolts of bike trailers, including resources on dropouts, hitches, brazing, and ever-important safety…

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There's Something About a Train #4

There's Something About a Train #4

by Hobo Lee Author

If you've seen the movie Catching Out, then you've met Lee, who starting in the late 80s put out a biannual…

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There's Something About a Train #7

There's Something About a Train #7

by Hobo Lee Author

The last, biggest, and best issue of the quintessential 90s freight-hopping zine brought to you by the Hobos from…

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Sticker #052: Hate Driving in Traffic?

Sticker #052Hate Driving in Traffic?

by Joe Biel Author

People are always complaining about traffic, when they are literally sitting in their cars and being part of the traffic…

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Sticker #227: Your car door is a deathtrap

Sticker #227Your car door is a deathtrap

by Jerry Business Author

Car doors are such a danger to cyclists! An older sticker but not an old issue. Bike safe, bike cautious. (Sturdy…

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Sticker #375: this machine runs on male tears

Sticker #375this machine runs on male tears

Keep crying, boys, all it does is make us stronger and faster. Some people drink the tears of men, some put them in…

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A Field Guide to Sprawl

A Field Guide to Sprawl

by Dolores Hayden Author

Duck, ruburb, tower farm, big box, and pig-in-a-python are among the dozens of zany terms invented by real estate…

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The Trans Self-Care Workbook: A Coloring Book and Journal for Trans and Non-Binary People

The Trans Self-Care Workbook: A Coloring Book and Journal for Trans and Non-Binary People

by Theo Lorenz Author

A coloring book and journal for the trans and non-binary community, with practical advice and creative exercises to…

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The Five Books of (Robert) Moses

The Five Books of (Robert) Moses

by Arthur Nersesian Author

After a domestic terrorist unleashes a dirty bomb in Manhattan in 1970, making the borough uninhabitable, the federal…

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Sticker #450: 251 Cars are in the Junkyard because I'm on the Road

Sticker #450251 Cars are in the Junkyard because I'm on the Road

237... I mean, 251 cars are in the junkyard because this bicyclist is on the road.(Sturdy vinyl sticker with black print…

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EuroHobo: (And I'm a Hobo!) A How-to Zine About Tramping, Freight Train Hopping, and Free Riding Passenger Trains in Europe

EuroHobo: (And I'm a Hobo!) A How-to Zine About Tramping, Freight Train Hopping, and Free Riding Passenger Trains in Europe

by Hobo Lee Author

Lee's guide to traveling through pre-EU Europe on about $200/month by hopping trains, hitchhiking, and…

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There's Something About a Train #6

There's Something About a Train #6

by Hobo Lee Author

11 or 12 years after Hobos from Hell began as "a joke, a slogan, and a tiny 8-page newsletter," it became this…

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Crash Course: If You Want To Get Away With Murder Buy A Car

Crash Course: If You Want To Get Away With Murder Buy A Car

by Woodrow Phoenix Author

When fragile human bodies have to occupy the same spaces as big, heavy, complex machines that can travel at high speeds,…

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Trains of Serendib #3: The War (A Rail Journey through Sri Lanka)

Trains of Serendib #3: The War (A Rail Journey through Sri Lanka)

by Aaron Dactyl Author

As Aaron continues his quest to ride every rail line in Sri Lanka from end to end, he bears witness to the lingering…

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Trains of Serendib #2: The Ancient Cities (A Rail Journey through Sri Lanka)

Trains of Serendib #2: The Ancient Cities (A Rail Journey through Sri Lanka)

by Aaron Dactyl Author

Aaron's train journey across all of Sri Lanka's rail lines continues.

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There's Something About a Train #3

There's Something About a Train #3

by Hobo Lee Author

Wanderlust is the strongest lust. This big issue of the seminal train-hopping zine from the 90s is packed with…

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The Lives and Extraordinary Adventures of Fifteen Tramp Writers from the Golden Age of Vagabondage

The Lives and Extraordinary Adventures of Fifteen Tramp Writers from the Golden Age of Vagabondage

by Ian Cutler Author

In the second half of the 1800s, it was a glorious time to tie up some supplies in a bindlestiff, hit the rails, and…

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$20 Superpack of Enjoyable Distractions

$20 Superpack of Enjoyable Distractions

by Elly Blue Author, Kate Lopresti Author, Erica Dawn Lyle Author, Joshua Ploeg Author, Meadow Shadowhawk Author, 3 more

Sometimes you want to know everything that's going on around you, your brain whirring like a machine, soaking it all…

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$20 Superpack: Bathroom Reading

$20 Superpack: Bathroom Reading

by Super Pack! Author

So many books! This should suffice for years of bathroom reading and it's now half price! All these books and zines…

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