New PDF release: A History of Marathon Swimming

By Joe Grossman,Steve Walker,Dale Petranech

ISBN-10: 1973782596

ISBN-13: 9781973782599

From Matthew Webb to Gertrude Ederle, from Wrigley's Catalina to Juan de Fuca, from Billy Butlin's English Channel races to the Canadian Expo, Joe Grossman has captured the heritage of marathon swimming. Joe's brilliant examine and interviews supply us with a glimpse into the minds of swimmers who complete fantastic issues, ahead of the arrival of GPS or the web. The tales of sheer decision and primary hand debts of very good swims are extraordinary to read--a ebook approximately heroes and athletes that you just can't placed down.

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