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Buck, Rinker, The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey, Simon and Schuster, 2015. (The author traveled the trail in a covered wagon and wrote this book about his experiences, a mix of memoir and history.)

Longhurst, John, Bike Battles: A History of Sharing the American Road, University of Washington Press, 2015. (Tells the story of how America adapted to the bicycle in the late 19th century, lost interest, then tried again beginning in the 1960s to the present.)

Updated: 07/20/2015
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