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The London Marathon: The History of the Greatest Race On Earth Paperback – International Edition, May 23, 2006

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"'If you want to win something, run 100 metres. If you want to experience something, run a marathon' - Emil Zatopek * 'The best of many books on the subject I have ever read.' - Daily Mail * 'Hugely readable and occasionally hilarious.... Bryant is also very good at capturing the essential motivations of the marathon runner...My guess is that this book will inspire countless others to seek out that marathon entry form themselves' - Daily Telegraph * Praise for 3:59.4: 'It conveys well the momentousness of the achievement - It captures the power of the amateur spirit' Alastair Campbell, The Times"

About the Author

As a life-long athlete, Oxford Blue, country champion, British Universities student national, and coach to an Olympic athlete, John Bryant has an unrivalled insight into the world of athletics and the minds and methods of runners. He is currently Consultant Editor of the Daily Mail and lives in Kingston-on-Thames. This is his second book.
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  • Paperback: 224 pages
  • Publisher: Arrow (May 23, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0099484358
  • ISBN-13: 978-0099484356
  • Product Dimensions: 5.1 x 0.8 x 7.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 8.5 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,028,397 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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this is a great book in preperation for the london marathon. it is full of interesting facts and history that really intrigue me, the running marathon around the world guy. It is an easy read and very enjoyable to read. I strongly recommend IF you have interests in marathons, especially the London or World Marathon Majors.
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