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Mountain bike! Southern California

a guide to the classic trails
  • 396 Pages
  • 1.30 MB
  • English
Menasha Ridge Press , Birmingham, Ala
All terrain cycling -- California, Southern -- Guidebooks, Bicycle trails -- California, Southern -- Guidebooks, California, Southern -- Guide


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Other titlesSouthern California
StatementDavid Story, Laurie and Chris Leman.
SeriesAmerica by mountain bike series
ContributionsLeman, Laurie., Leman, Chris., Leman, Laurie.
LC ClassificationsGV1045.5.C22 S687 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxxix, 396 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL366686M
ISBN 100897322835
LC Control Number98027165

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