Mind Over Water: Lessons on Life from the Art of Rowing

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Sep 7, 1999 - Sports & Recreation - 192 pages
In this wise and thrilling book, Criag Lambert turns rowing--personal discipline, modern Olympic sport, grand collegiate tradition--into a metaphor for a vigorous and satisfying life.

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MIND OVER WATER: Lessons on Life from the Art of Rowing

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Fragments of good rowing material peek through this otherwise bloated fusion of pop philosophy and inspirational drivel from Lambert (an editor at Harvard magazine). In this memoir, Lambert recounts ... Read full review


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Craig Lambert, a staff writer and editor at Harvard Magazine, has also written for Sports Illustrated and Town & Country. He trains and races in single sculls on the Charles River in Boston, and occasionally competes in major rowing events, such as the Head of the Charles Regatta.

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