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Born to run : a hidden tribe, superathletes, and the greatest race the world has never seen

Author: Christopher McDougall
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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McDougall reveals the secrets of the world's greatest distance runners--the Tarahumara Indians of Copper Canyon, Mexico--and how he trained for the challenge of a lifetime: a fifty-mile race through the heart of Tarahumara country pitting the tribe against an odd band of super-athletic Americans.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Micah True; Christopher McDougall
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher McDougall
ISBN: 9780307266309 0307266303
OCLC Number: 318360335
Description: 287 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Christopher McDougall.
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McDougall reveals the secrets of the world's greatest distance runners--the Tarahumara Indians of Copper Canyon, Mexico--and how he trained for the challenge of a lifetime: a fifty-mile race through the heart of Tarahumara country pitting the tribe against an odd band of super-athletic Americans.

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