It's taking me longer than expected to write You are what you think, the final essay on bicycles, books, and thinking. While I'm still noodling, may I suggest Annie Londonderry, a website about the first woman to roll around the planet in 1894.
Then check out Thomas A. Edison's short film of some fancy rolling from around the same time.
And here are some nifty bike stats from Howard. Just click it to enlarge.
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