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The Resource Kings of the road : how Frank Shorter, Bill Rodgers, and Alberto Salazar made running go boom, Cameron Stracher

Kings of the road : how Frank Shorter, Bill Rodgers, and Alberto Salazar made running go boom, Cameron Stracher

Label
Kings of the road : how Frank Shorter, Bill Rodgers, and Alberto Salazar made running go boom
Title
Kings of the road
Title remainder
how Frank Shorter, Bill Rodgers, and Alberto Salazar made running go boom
Statement of responsibility
Cameron Stracher
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the golden age of running in the 1970s by looking at the lives, careers, and achievements of three famous runners who inspired sedentary Americans to start moving
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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10178731
Cataloging source
IEP
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Stracher, Cameron
Dewey number
  • 796.42/40922
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Shorter, Frank
  • Rodgers, Bill
  • Salazar, Alberto
  • Long-distance runners
  • Long-distance running
Target audience
adult
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How Frank Shorter, Bill Rodgers, and Alberto Salazar made running go boom
Label
Kings of the road : how Frank Shorter, Bill Rodgers, and Alberto Salazar made running go boom, Cameron Stracher
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Duo in the sun (1978) -- Birth of the boom (1972) -- A man. A plan. A road race (1973) -- "Will Rogers" and the car he drove in with (1974) -- Cuba libre (1965-1975) -- The good die young (May 30, 1975) -- Boston Billy (1974-1975) -- Showdown at noon (1975) -- Cheaters prosper (1976) -- Three for the road (1976) -- New York, New York (1976) -- The ligaments that bind (1977) -- Show me the money (1977) -- Death's door (1978) -- Foreign footsteps (1979) -- A brave new world (1980) -- The king is dead. Long live the king (1981) -- Boom's end (1982)
Control code
913803
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 224 pages
Isbn
9780547773964
Lccn
bl2013009954
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780547773964
  • (OCoLC)834074289
Label
Kings of the road : how Frank Shorter, Bill Rodgers, and Alberto Salazar made running go boom, Cameron Stracher
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Duo in the sun (1978) -- Birth of the boom (1972) -- A man. A plan. A road race (1973) -- "Will Rogers" and the car he drove in with (1974) -- Cuba libre (1965-1975) -- The good die young (May 30, 1975) -- Boston Billy (1974-1975) -- Showdown at noon (1975) -- Cheaters prosper (1976) -- Three for the road (1976) -- New York, New York (1976) -- The ligaments that bind (1977) -- Show me the money (1977) -- Death's door (1978) -- Foreign footsteps (1979) -- A brave new world (1980) -- The king is dead. Long live the king (1981) -- Boom's end (1982)
Control code
913803
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 224 pages
Isbn
9780547773964
Lccn
bl2013009954
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780547773964
  • (OCoLC)834074289

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