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Having read the book in 24 hours, only stopped to eat, drink and for sure run I can state this is a very remarable book about remarkable sports people doing the extra ordinary. Read morePublished 7 days ago by frank eijssen
Great book. It has a little of everything, running history, running science, personal struggles, drama, fights with the AAU. Read morePublished 13 days ago by Bug Man
I found this book interesting, insightful and well written. I am not into sports, but I really enjoyed this book. Read morePublished 1 month ago by yorkielady
Any runner will appreciate the dedication, training, strategy, ability and competitive nature of these three amazing athletes. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Linda19542
Great for a five hour airplane ride
Inspiration gained from dedicating oneself to the impossible goals set by those afraid to try.
The story of Roger Bannister, John Landy and Wes Santee was one that I was not aware of, and even though I am a runner myself, I wondered if it would be interesting enough to hold... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Richard W. Hudson
Wonderful work that paints all the picture of these three great athletes and their commonality and differences. Inspiring and worth the read!Published 3 months ago by Dewey Bonedriver