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What I talk about when I talk about running : a memoir

Author: 村上春樹, 1949- ; Haruki Murakami; Philip Gabriel
Publisher: New York, NY : Alfred A. Knopf, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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In 1982, having sold his jazz bar to devote himself to writing, Murakami began running to keep fit. A year later, he'd completed a solo course from Athens to Marathon, and now, after dozens of such races, not to mention triathlons and a dozen critically acclaimed books, he reflects upon the influence the sport has had on his life and--even more important--on his writing.--From publisher description.
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Named Person: Haruki Murakami; Haruki Murakami
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: 村上春樹, 1949- ; Haruki Murakami; Philip Gabriel
ISBN: 9780307269195 0307269191
OCLC Number: 226314473
Notes: "Originally published in Japan ... by Bungeishunjū, Ltd., Tokyo, in 2007"--Title page verso.
"A Borzoi book."
Description: vii, 179 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Hashiru koto ni tsuite kataru toki ni boku no kataru koto.
Responsibility: by Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel.

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In 1982, having sold his jazz bar to devote himself to writing, Murakami began running to keep fit. A year later, he'd completed a solo course from Athens to Marathon, and now, after dozens of such races, not to mention triathlons and a dozen critically acclaimed books, he reflects upon the influence the sport has had on his life and--even more important--on his writing.--From publisher description.

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