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26.2 Miles to Boston: A Journey into the Heart of the Boston Marathon By Michael Connelly
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26.2 Miles to Boston: A Journey into the Heart of the Boston Marathon By Michael Connelly

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This all-new edition, which follows the Boston Marathon into the 21st century and through the tragedy of the 2013 race, is a colorful and moving portrait of what it feels like to run the world’s oldest annual marathon, escorting the reader through the past, present, and bright future of the race.
26.2 Miles to Boston is a rich, vibrant, and inspiring history of the Boston Marathon and of the men and women of varying abilities whose struggles and triumphs have colored this historic event for over a century. From suburban Hopkinton, Massachusetts, to the center of metropolitan Boston, the author takes readers through the mile-by-mile sights, sounds, and traditions that make the race what it is.

  • Paperback
  • 296 Pages
  • Dimensions: 5 1/2" x 8"

ISBN: 978-0-7627-9635-9
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26.2 Miles to Boston: A Journey into the Heart of the Boston Marathon By Michael Connelly
9635-9

SKU #:
06486278
UPC #:
9780762796359
$17.99 $4.99