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Adventureman : the astonishing true story : anyone can be a superhero

Author: Jamie McDonald
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex : Summersdale, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When Jamie was nine years old, his family feared he would never walk again. Twenty years later, he set off to run 5,000 miles coast to coast across Canada. When Jamie decides to repay the hospitals in the UK that saved his life as a child, he embarks on his biggest challenge ever: running the equivalent of 200 marathons back-to-back, solo and unsupported., in -40° weather, surviving all kinds of injuries and  Read more...
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Named Person: Jamie McDonald; Florence Parry Heide
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jamie McDonald
ISBN: 9781849539692 1849539693
OCLC Number: 973732811
Description: 300 pages : 1 map ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Jamie McDonald.

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Jamie embarks on the biggest challenge of his life: running 5,000 miles across Canada, solo and unsupported, through -40 degree weather, surviving injuries and wearing through 13 pairs of trainers.  Read more...

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"Jamie McDonald proves that the ordinary can be extraordinary. Adventureman is an uplifting story of grit and stick-to-it-iveness that both superheroes and everyday heroes will find fascinating." Read more...

 
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