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The Resource Mighty Moe : the true story of a thirteen-year-old women's running revolutionary, Rachel Swaby and Kit Fox ; introduction by Katherine Switzer ; afterword by Des Linden

Mighty Moe : the true story of a thirteen-year-old women's running revolutionary, Rachel Swaby and Kit Fox ; introduction by Katherine Switzer ; afterword by Des Linden

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Mighty Moe : the true story of a thirteen-year-old women's running revolutionary
Title
Mighty Moe
Title remainder
the true story of a thirteen-year-old women's running revolutionary
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Swaby and Kit Fox ; introduction by Katherine Switzer ; afterword by Des Linden
Title variation
Mighty Moe
Title variation remainder
the true story of a thirteen-year-old womens running revolutionary
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The untold true story of runner Maureen Wilton, whose world record-breaking marathon time at age thirteen was met first with misogyny and controversy, but ultimately with triumph"--
Summary
Maureen Wilton broke the womens' world marathon record at age thirteen. But this was an era when girls and women were discouraged from the sport, and her victory was greeted with misogyny and controversy. Within less than two years, Maureen quit running. Decades later, a grown-up Maureen found her way back to the sport.
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
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10816893
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
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Swaby, Rachel
Dewey number
  • 796.42092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages: 10 to 16
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 10
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Fox, Kit
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True
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  • Wilton, Maureen
  • Women long-distance runners
  • Long-distance runners
  • Long-distance runners
  • Women long-distance runners
  • Canada
  • Wilton, Maureen
  • Women athletes
  • Teenage girls
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the true story of a thirteen-year-old women's running revolutionary
Label
Mighty Moe : the true story of a thirteen-year-old women's running revolutionary, Rachel Swaby and Kit Fox ; introduction by Katherine Switzer ; afterword by Des Linden
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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
Pt. I The Ribbon -- pt. II The Race -- pt. III The Record
Control code
on1091291981
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 299 pages
Isbn
9780374311605
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2019002264
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1091291981
Label
Mighty Moe : the true story of a thirteen-year-old women's running revolutionary, Rachel Swaby and Kit Fox ; introduction by Katherine Switzer ; afterword by Des Linden
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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
Pt. I The Ribbon -- pt. II The Race -- pt. III The Record
Control code
on1091291981
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 299 pages
Isbn
9780374311605
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2019002264
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1091291981

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