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The Resource The perfect mile : three athletes, one goal, and less than four minutes to achieve it, Neal Bascomb

The perfect mile : three athletes, one goal, and less than four minutes to achieve it, Neal Bascomb

Label
The perfect mile : three athletes, one goal, and less than four minutes to achieve it
Title
The perfect mile
Title remainder
three athletes, one goal, and less than four minutes to achieve it
Statement of responsibility
Neal Bascomb
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the journey of three young men--John Landy, Wes Santee, and Roger Bannister--who suffered defeat at the Helsinki Olympics in 1952 but nevertheless vowed to break the four-minute mile, training tirelessly to accomplish their goal
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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192782
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bascomb, Neal
Dewey number
  • 796.420922
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Bannister, Roger
  • Landy, John
  • Santee, Wes
  • Runners (Sports)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
three athletes, one goal, and less than four minutes to achieve it
Label
The perfect mile : three athletes, one goal, and less than four minutes to achieve it, Neal Bascomb
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
Control code
479343
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 322 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780618391127
Lccn
2004040535
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780618391127
  • (Sirsi) ADN-4195
Label
The perfect mile : three athletes, one goal, and less than four minutes to achieve it, Neal Bascomb
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
Control code
479343
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 322 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780618391127
Lccn
2004040535
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780618391127
  • (Sirsi) ADN-4195

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