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The Resource Beneath the surface : my story, Michael Phelps with Brian Cazeneuve ; foreword by Bob Costas

Beneath the surface : my story, Michael Phelps with Brian Cazeneuve ; foreword by Bob Costas

Label
Beneath the surface : my story
Title
Beneath the surface
Title remainder
my story
Statement of responsibility
Michael Phelps with Brian Cazeneuve ; foreword by Bob Costas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this candid memoir, Phelps talks openly about his battle with attention deficit disorder, the trauma of his parents divorce, and the challenges that come with being thrust into the limelight. Readers worldwide will relive all the heart-stopping glory as Phelps completes his journey from the youngest man to ever set a world swimming record in 2001, to an Olympic powerhouse in 2008, and the most decorated Olympian in 2012
Summary
Traces the story of the record-setting swimmer and Olympic medalist, discussing his battles with ADD, the events surrounding his 2001 world swimming record, and his struggles with international fame
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10163835
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1985-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Phelps, Michael
Dewey number
797.21092
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cazeneuve, Brian
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Phelps, Michael
  • Phelps, Michael
  • Swimmers
  • Swimmers
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Beneath the surface : my story, Michael Phelps with Brian Cazeneuve ; foreword by Bob Costas
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My own miracle -- Close calls -- Into the water -- Coach Bob -- A sister's brave fight -- A big step -- Breaking out -- Now for the long haul -- Me, second? -- The Olympian -- On top of the world -- Coming together -- Life as a pro -- Heroes and inspirations -- Down under again, mate -- The power of words -- Five dogs? -- Reaching out -- I'll follow you -- Emotional sendoff -- Trails and deliberations -- Time to think -- Bad third, good third -- A team effort -- Dreams fullfilled -- Touring -- A bad mistake -- Off to Ann Arbor -- The wakeup call -- New family, new places -- Rebuilding -- Optimism abounds -- On top of the worlds -- Beijing beckons
Control code
1416081
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxi, 282 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781613210635
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781613210635
  • (OCoLC)798410402
Label
Beneath the surface : my story, Michael Phelps with Brian Cazeneuve ; foreword by Bob Costas
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My own miracle -- Close calls -- Into the water -- Coach Bob -- A sister's brave fight -- A big step -- Breaking out -- Now for the long haul -- Me, second? -- The Olympian -- On top of the world -- Coming together -- Life as a pro -- Heroes and inspirations -- Down under again, mate -- The power of words -- Five dogs? -- Reaching out -- I'll follow you -- Emotional sendoff -- Trails and deliberations -- Time to think -- Bad third, good third -- A team effort -- Dreams fullfilled -- Touring -- A bad mistake -- Off to Ann Arbor -- The wakeup call -- New family, new places -- Rebuilding -- Optimism abounds -- On top of the worlds -- Beijing beckons
Control code
1416081
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxi, 282 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781613210635
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781613210635
  • (OCoLC)798410402

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