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Lance Armstrong : the world's greatest champion

Author: John Wilcockson
Publisher: London : John Murray, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Few champions have astonished the world as much as Lance Armstrong. A cancer survivor who went on to win the Tour de France an unprecedented seven times, he is an inspiration to millions. His is a story of brutal, painful effort, of natural brilliance, of relentless ambition, and of extraordinary glory.--Publisher.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Lance Armstrong; Lance Armstrong
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Wilcockson
ISBN: 9781848540514 1848540515 9781848540521 1848540523
OCLC Number: 419181107
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xii, 383 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: John Wilcockson.

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'A must-read for all cycling fans.' -- BBC Sport 20041001 'Sport is about the assertion of the will and that makes Armstrong the greatest athlete practising his trade' -- The Times 20041001 Read more...

 
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