In the City of Bikes: The Story of the Amsterdam Cyclist (Paperback)
Jordan, author of the wildly popular "Dishwasher: One Man's Quest to Wash Dishes in All Fifty States," is back with a memoir that tells the story of his love affair with Amsterdam, the city of bikes, all the while unfolding an unknown history of the city's cycling.
About the Author
Pete Jordan chronicled his adventures as a dishwasher on NPR's This American Life and in his underground zine Dishwasher, which amassed a following of nearly 10,000 readers. He moved to Amsterdam with his wife in 2002 and began a new life as a bicycle mechanic and writer. This is his first book.