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Once a runner : a novel

Author: John L Parker, Jr.
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Scribner hardcover edView all editions and formats
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Originally self-published in 1978, this book became a rite of passage for many runners. It is the story of Quenton, a collegiate runner whose lifelong dream is to run a four-minute mile. When he becomes involved in an anti-war protest, he is suspended from the track team.
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Genre/Form: Sports fiction
Fiction
Sports stories
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John L Parker, Jr.
ISBN: 9781416597889 1416597883
OCLC Number: 230730291
Description: 272 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: John L. Parker, Jr.
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Originally self-published in 1978, this book became a rite of passage for many runners. It is the story of Quenton, a collegiate runner whose lifelong dream is to run a four-minute mile. When he becomes involved in an anti-war protest, he is suspended from the track team.

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