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Devoted : the story of a father's love for his son

Author: Dick Hoyt; Don Yaeger
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, ©2010.
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The story of Dick Hoyt and his son Rick, who together complete marathons, Ironman competitions, and triathlons as Team Hoyt.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Dick Hoyt; Rick Hoyt; Dick Hoyt; Rick Hoyt
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dick Hoyt; Don Yaeger
ISBN: 9780306818325 0306818329 0306820749 9780306820748
OCLC Number: 435418494
Description: ix, 203 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: My story --
Rick's birth --
Diagnosis --
Childhood memories --
Early education obstacles --
Tufts University --
Chapter 766 --
Jimmy Banacos charity race --
Day of the first race --
Resistance --
The Boston Marathon --
Triathlons --
Ironmen --
Milestones --
Rick's independence --
My military career --
Our speaking career --
Fans worldwide.
Responsibility: Dick Hoyt with Don Yaeger.
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Uta Pippig, Three-time winner of both the Boston and Berlin Marathons and President of Take The Magic Step(R)"Dick and Rick prove that the seemingly impossible is possible with every step they take Read more...

 
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