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The ghost runner : the epic journey of the man they couldn't stop /

"The Ghost Runner," John Tarrant, the extraordinary man whom nobody could stop. As a hapless teenage boxer in the 1950's, he'd been paid £17 in expenses. When he turned to distance running, he found himself banned for life. His amateur status had been compromised forever. Now he was fighting... Full description

Main Author: Jones, Bill.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York, NY : Pegasus Books, LLC ; 2013
Distributed by W.W. Norton & Company,
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Contents: This is what I am -- 'An honest endeavour' -- 'Torrance of Buxton' -- The ghost runner -- 'Dear Tarrant' -- 'The ageing maestro' -- Return of the ghost -- A man apart -- The only white man -- The greatest race -- Afterword -- Appendix. John Tarrant's career highlights.
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Oshkosh Adult New Nonfiction 796.42 T192j Due: 05/08/2014