The One Percenter Code

The One Percenter Code by Dave Nichols

How to Be an Outlaw in a World Gone Soft

Author:
Photographer:
Format: Hardback, 256 Pages
ISBN: 9780760342725
Publisher: Motorbooks
Buy from an Online Retailer
US:
               
UK:
            
AU:
   
$25.00 $20.00 / £16.99
In The One Percenter Code, best-selling Motorbooks author and editor of Easyriders magazine Dave Nichols takes up where he left off in One Percenter: The Legend of The Outlaw Bikers. Nichols takes readers inside the world of outlaw motorcycle clubs and pulls back the secretive curtain on the biker lifestyle. He explores the concept of brotherhood, ultimately arriving at a new definition of family and community in the process. Being a member of a one percenter motorcycle club requires extreme discipline; in this book, Nichols shows us what that life offers in return.
 
Nichols delves into the one percenter code of conduct and honor and finds something that is sorely lacking in modern society. In this book, he shows us how we can apply those values in our own lives.
 
The world of the outlaw biker has its own rough-hewn rules of order, and The One Percenter Code acts as a guidebook to that truth-, honor-, and brotherhood-based world.

Dave Nichols has been involved in many forms of media both in front and behind the camera since 1978. He has written and produced over 1,200 TV commercials with Shadoe Stevens, Inc., a series of television comedy specials for HBO/Cinemax, and American Top 40 for ABC Watermark. He has produced live events for Jani International and live sports programs for television, created early-learning software for Microsoft, and developed ad campaigns for radio, TV, and feature film trailers for New World Pictures. Dave has been the editor-in-chief of Easyriders and V-Twin motorcycle magazines since 1998 and is currently overseeing ten automotive and motorcycle magazine titles for Paisano Publications, including the new Road Iron custom touring bike title. Nichols was the on-camera host of V-Twin TV, a 26-episode motorcycle-related television series seen on the SPEED channel. He is also the bestselling author of Top Chops, Indian Larry: Chopper Shaman, One Percenter, and One Percenter Code, all published by Motorbooks. He lives in Ashland, Oregon, and Los Angeles and is currently creating TV series and feature film projects with HBO producer Michael Hill.

Kim Peterson has been a window to the biker world for 33 years as a photographer, writer, and editor for Easyriders and In the Wind. Several cross-country treks in the early 1970s whet his appetite for adventure, biker-style. From his West Coast base camp, he continues to travel widely for exceptional images.

Format: Hardback, 256 Pages
ISBN: 9780760342725
Illustrations: 77 b-w images
Size: 5.75 in x 8.75 in x 0.875 in / 146.05 mm x 222.25 mm x 22.225 mm
Published:

Contents
 
Introduction
Chapter One: In the Beginning
Chapter Two: Rites of Passage
Chapter Three: The Code Is the Law
Chapter Four: The Code of the West
Chapter Five: One Percenter Etiquette
Chapter Six: From a Wild One to an Easy Rider
Chapter Seven: Rebel School
Chapter Eight: Media Wars
Chapter Nine: Standing Tall in the World That Is to Come
Chapter Ten: Taking It to the Streets