The Resource The perfect mile : three athletes, one goal, and less than four minutes to achieve it, Neal Bascomb

The perfect mile : three athletes, one goal, and less than four minutes to achieve it, Neal Bascomb

Label
The perfect mile : three athletes, one goal, and less than four minutes to achieve it
Title
The perfect mile
Title remainder
three athletes, one goal, and less than four minutes to achieve it
Statement of responsibility
Neal Bascomb
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A stirring account of athleticism in the face of adversity follows the remarkable journey of three young men-- John Landy, Wes Santee, and Roger Bannister--who suffered defeat at the Helsinki Olympics in 1952 but nevertheless vowed to break the four-minute mile, training tirelessly to accomplish their goal
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DPB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bascomb, Neal
Dewey number
  • 796.42/092/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1061.14
LC item number
.B38 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bannister, Roger
  • Landy, John
  • Santee, Wes
  • Runners (Sports)
  • Sports
Label
The perfect mile : three athletes, one goal, and less than four minutes to achieve it, Neal Bascomb
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Mariner book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A reason to run -- The barrier -- The perfect mile
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Mariner Books ed.
Extent
xii, 322 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780618391127
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm72444421
  • (OCoLC)72444421
Label
The perfect mile : three athletes, one goal, and less than four minutes to achieve it, Neal Bascomb
Publication
Note
"A Mariner book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A reason to run -- The barrier -- The perfect mile
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Mariner Books ed.
Extent
xii, 322 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780618391127
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm72444421
  • (OCoLC)72444421

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