Boston: A Century of Running : Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Boston Athletic Association Marathon

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Rodale Press, 1995 - Sports & Recreation - 242 pages
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"Recommended for regional & large running collections."-Library Journal "...Higdon has put together an absorbing history, with 200-plus photos & dozens of sidebars."-Publishers Weekly "...a wonderfully entertaining book that will appeal to runners & nonrunners alike."-Booklist

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Boston: a century of running

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Anyone who has tried distance running at one time or another considers the Boston Marathon as the mecca of the 26.2 milers. In 1996, Boston will host its 100th marathon. Higdon, a writer for Runner's ... Read full review

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Quite simply a fantastic book on the history of this famed marathon. Incredible photographs too! Read full review

About the author (1995)

Hal Higdon is an award-winning author of more than thirty-four books, including the best-seller "Marathon: The Ultimate Training Guide "and "Leopold & Loeb: The Crime of the Century.

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