Cycling - Philosophy for Everyone: A Philosophical Tour de Force
Jesús Ilundáin-Agurruza, Michael W. Austin
John Wiley & Sons, Jan 11, 2011 - Philosophy - 288 pages
Covering interesting and varied philosophical terrain, Cycling - Philosophy for Everyone explores in a fun but critical way the rich philosophical, cultural, and existential experiences that arise when two wheels are propelled by human energy.
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