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Faster than lightning : my autobiography

Author: Usain Bolt; Matt Allen
Publisher: London : HarperSport, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The autobiography of the fastest man of all time and a superstar whose talent and charisma have made him one of the most famous people on the planet. Whether you know athletics or not, and even whether you know sport or not, chances are you know Usain Bolt. The fastest man on the planet, not just now but ever, Usain has won the hearts of people everywhere with his mind-blowing performances and his infectious  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Named Person: Usain Bolt; Usain Bolt; Usain Bolt; Usain Bolt
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Usain Bolt; Matt Allen
ISBN: 9780007371419 0007371411 9780007523641 0007523645 9780007371426 000737142X
OCLC Number: 852805987
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 291 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: I was put on this earth to run --
Walk like a champion --
My own worst enemy --
Where mere mortals quiver, the superstar becomes excited by the big moment --
Living fast --
The heart of a champion, a mind of granite --
Discovering the moment of no return --
Pain or glory --
Go time --
Now get yours --
The economy of victory --
The message --
A flash of doubt, a lifetime of regret --
This is my time --
I am legend --
Rocket to Russia ... and beyond.
Other Titles: Usain Bolt :
Responsibility: Usain Bolt ; with Matt Allen.

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