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Author Hanc, John.

Title The coolest race on earth : mud, madmen, glaciers, and grannies at the Antarctica marathon / John Hanc.

Imprint Chicago : Chicago Review Press, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    796.42 HAN    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description vii, 216 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents The boy who walked to the zoo and ran to the ends of the earth -- The last race on earth -- Baby, we were born to run...but in Antarctica? -- All feet on deck -- Going south -- English lessons, Russian rules -- The Drake Lake effect -- The madness of King George Island -- At a glacial pace -- Bicycle-riding grandmas of the Antarctic -- Southern discomfort, northern exposure.
Subject Hanc, John.
Marathon running -- Antarctica.
Runners (Sports) -- Antarctica -- Biography.
ISBN 9781556527388 : $22.95

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