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The runner's guide to the meaning of life : what 35 years of running has taught me about winning, losing, happiness, humility, and the human heart

Author: Amby Burfoot
Publisher: Emmaus, Pa. : Daybreak ; [New York] : Distributed to the Book trade by St. Martin's Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Amby Burfoot shares insights gained during a lifetime as a marathon runner. The author discusses the writings, quotes and lyrics that have inspired him, and how trainered feet on a paved road can be  Read more...

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Named Person: Amby Burfoot
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amby Burfoot
ISBN: 1579542638 9781579542634
OCLC Number: 43050286
Description: x, 150 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: Why run? --
Starting lines --
The essential traits of a runner --
Connections --
Winning --
Traditions --
Time --
The music of running --
Listening --
Losing --
The transcendent moments of a runner --
Materialism --
Brothers --
A runner's words of inspiration --
Simplicity --
Courage --
A runner's essential reading --
Goals --
Children --
New year.
Responsibility: Amby Burfoot.
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