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My grandfather Charles Eskins ran in the1929 C.C.Pyle foot race from New York to California. He place 16th but had the adventure of a lifetime. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Judy Jesse
I purchased this book online and going out to find the hardcopy of it today. I stumbled across this book doing genealogy research. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Toby Carlile
This is not one "for the ages" but one for a good summer beach read. It was entertaining with an overall interesting story and characters. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Mr.
This was not what I expected. The story was more about C.C. Pyle and not as much for the runners. It did talk about the runners, just not in great detail. It was more about C. C. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Lindy reads a lot
An interesting and detailed account of an era and the man behind it. Filled with interesting anecdotes and thoroughly researched, Mr. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Suezilla
A very good accounting of a historical race that was a promotional stunt by a somewhat dubious showman. Read morePublished on March 2, 2013 by Devo
It must be great fun to discover the story of a big sporting event that has faded into obscurity over the years, just waiting to be told again. Read morePublished on December 2, 2012 by WDX2BB
About 25 years ago one of my sons ran in a local race named in honor of Andy Payne. I sort of recognized the name as some kind of sports figure in our state but didn't know the... Read morePublished on June 23, 2012 by Mac Pro
My grandfather had past away when I found out that he ran this race, Norman Codeluppi. I was saddened that I never got to talk with him about this. Read morePublished on May 18, 2012 by Debspace