Why We Run (Google eBook)
In Why We Run, biologist, award-winning nature writer, and ultramarathoner Bernd Heinrich explores a new perspective on human evolution by examining the phenomenon of ultraendurance and makes surprising discoveries about the physical, spiritual -- and primal -- drive to win. At once lyrical and scientific, Why We Run shows Heinrich's signature blend of biology, anthropology, psychology, and philosophy, infused with his passion to discover how and why we can achieve superhuman abilities.
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Review: Why We Run: A Natural HistoryUser Review - Michael Shaw - Goodreads
Part memoir, part biological discourse, Why We Run had me at the edge of my seat, and then slumping in it, trying to stay awake. Granted, I'm a millennial, and I'm constantly reminded of our "lazy ... Read full review
Review: Why We Run: A Natural HistoryUser Review - Paco Gorina - Goodreads
The history of the author. Really an interesting life. Not necessary easy but interesting, with lots of input. Probably today most children don't have the experičncies of Heinrich. Probably then don't have his athletic performance. Easy to read. Read full review