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Author Jurek, Scott, 1973- author.

Title North : finding my way while running the Appalachian trail / Scott Jurek with Jenny Jurek.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Little, Brown and Company, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    796.4252 Jurek,S JUR    Available
Edition First edition.
Description x, 292 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Contents Give and take -- Deep South -- Live what you love -- Wabi Sabi masterpiece -- This is who I am, this is what I do -- Never bet against the champ -- Virginia -- It never always gets worse -- Southern hospitality -- Nickels and dimes -- Mid-Atlantic -- Rocksylvania -- Running through the sticks with my woes -- New England -- Nasty -- Vermud -- Special forces -- Maine -- Dancing with the genie -- The hundred-mile nightmare -- Down to the wire -- The greatest mountain.
Summary An expert ultrarunner describes how he set out to break the speed record for the Appalachian Trail, a 2,189 mile journey that took an unforeseen physical and emotional toll, but also offered him unexpected rewards.
Subject Jurek, Scott, 1973-
Runners (Sports) -- United States -- Biography.
Running -- Appalachian Trail.
Appalachian Trail.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Added Author Jurek, Jenny.
ISBN 9780316433792 (hc)

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