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Author Robbins, Liz.
Title A race like no other : 26.2 miles through the streets of New York / Liz Robbins.
Imprint New York : Harper ; 2008.


 Main Stacks  GV1065 .R63 2008    AVAILABLE
Description 336 p., [16] p. of plates : map ; 24 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject New York City Marathon.
Marathon running -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Runners (Sports) -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Summary A narrative account of the 2007 New York City marathon interweaves the stories of professional and amateur participants, from Great Britain's world-record holder Paula Radcliffe and Latvian two-time winner Jelena Prokopcuka to South African former champion Hendrick Ramaala and a young cancer survivor running his first race.