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Jupiter's Travels : Four Years Around the World on a Triumph by [Simon, Ted]
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Jupiter's Travels : Four Years Around the World on a Triumph Kindle Edition

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Length: 448 pages Word Wise: Enabled Language: English

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Vivid description of driving under conditions that were often ferocious.

-- "New York Times"

A compelling narrative that moves, sometimes at breakneck speed, over some of the world's most beautiful and mysterious terrain-packed with fascinating detail, splendid characterizations, and hair-raising adventures.

-- "Boston Globe"

The best motorcycle travel book ever written.

-- "Motorcycle Sport"

By all means, take the plunge.

-- "Rider Magazine"

Simon himself provides the introduction for his epic motorcycle journey, and hearing his voice sets a good tone for the rest of the audiobook; in fact, he quips, 'Rupert Degas...sounds much more like me than I do.' Narrator Rupert Degas then takes over for the remainder, with delightful results. His British-accented diction is clear, and his speech follows natural patterns, appropriate for a memoir. Degas' accents for the various people Simon encounters add an extra dimension to the work, creating a vivid listening experience. Winner of AudioFIle Earphones Award.

-- "AudioFile"

Extremely readable, full of keen observation, perceptive insight...conveying action, drama, tension, and danger.

-- "Los Angeles Times"

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* The classic travel book that inspired Long Way Round and Long Way Down

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 6436 KB
  • Print Length: 448 pages
  • Publisher: Jupitalia Productions; 2 edition (1 December 1996)
  • Sold by: Amazon Australia Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B001T4YV38
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Word Wise: Enabled
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Not Enabled
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #147,138 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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Amazon.com: 4.5 out of 5 stars 242 reviews
Chris Abraham
5.0 out of 5 starsA travel journal and ride report written beautifully
13 October 2016 - Published on Amazon.com
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Drzbri
4.0 out of 5 starsI enjoyed the book and just finished it today
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Dave Murphy
5.0 out of 5 starsOne of the best books I've ever read.
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Arthur von Boennighausen
5.0 out of 5 starsGet your motor running..... Head out on the highway
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J. Blilie
5.0 out of 5 starsA True Classic of Travel Writing - Make Sure You Read This Book
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