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Author Foster, Richard J., 1951-

Title Mark Spitz : the extraordinary life of an Olympic champion / Richard J. Foster ; foreword by Mark Spitz ; introduction by Keith Jackson.

Imprint Santa Monica, CA : Santa Monica Press, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    797.21 Spitz,M FOS    Available
Description 288 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents A favorite color emerges -- Swimming for Sherm -- The move to Santa Clara -- 1968 swim cabal -- Four-medal flop in Mexico City -- Finding doc -- The NCAA years and the Spitz-Russell rematch -- Change for the better -- Pressure at the 1972 trials -- On the road to redemption -- What if? -- Hump day -- History is made -- The day after -- Back in the water -- Presidents, kings, and queens -- Similar goals, different journeys.
Subject Spitz, Mark.
Swimmers -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9781595800398 : $24.95

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