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Lance Armstrong : racing hero

Author: Peter Hicks
Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, ©2011.
Series: Famous lives.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A brief biography of American racing cyclist Lance Armstrong that discusses his upbringing in Texas, his professional success and achievements, his battle with cancer, and the impact he has made on the world around him.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Lance Armstrong; Lance Armstrong; Lance Armstrong
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Hicks
ISBN: 9781448832897 1448832896
OCLC Number: 642000804
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm.
Contents: The yellow jersey --
Growing up in Texas --
Ironkid! --
Cycling versus school --
Turning professional --
Tragic tour --
A day in the life of Lance Armstrong --
Cancer --
Treatment and recovery --
The comeback --
Turning point --
Record breaker --
Impact of Lance Armstrong --
Questionaire.
Series Title: Famous lives.
Responsibility: Peter Hicks.

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A brief biography of American racing cyclist Lance Armstrong that discusses his upbringing in Texas, his professional success and achievements, his battle with cancer, and the impact he has made on the world around him.

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