Marathon Woman: Running the Race to Revolutionize Women's Sports
Katherine Switzer ran the Boston Marathon in 1967 where she was attacked by one of the event’s directors who wanted to eject her from the all-male race. She fought off the director and finished the race.
From the childhood events that inspired her to winning the New York City Marathon in 1974, this liberally illustrated book details the struggles and achievements of a pioneering women in sports.
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Review: Marathon Woman: Running the Race to Revolutionize Women's SportsUser Review - Gina Wade mcdonald - Goodreads
I love memoirs, and I don't think I'll find one more inspiring to me than this one. Yes, it includes conversation about running which sounds incredibly boring for most of us, but this is the woman who ... Read full review
Review: Marathon Woman: Running the Race to Revolutionize Women's SportsUser Review - Patrick - Goodreads
I don't recall how or where I heard about this book, but because a couple of friends of mine run marathons, I thought I'd get it. I've always had a passing interest in the marathon as a sporting event ... Read full review
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