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Into Thick Air

Biking to the Bellybutton of Six Continents

by Jim Malusa

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Into Thick Air
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Biking to the Bellybutton of Six Continents
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Describes the author's solo bicycle journeys to the lowest points on the world's six continents, including the Dead Sea, Patagonia, and Death Valley, where he encountered a diverse range of cultures and natural challenges.

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