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The Expert's Guide to Marathon Training
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Hugh Jones
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-01-01 - Publisher: Carlton Books Limited

Every year, 600 major marathons are held round the world from Maui to Beijing. The US alone holds over 128 marathons annually; every major country on every continent hosts its own events and there are even marathons in the Sahara desert as well as Antarctica. In 2005, New York City
The Experts' Guide to Doing Things Faster
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Samantha Ettus
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-28 - Publisher: Potter Style

It’s time to win the race against the clock. From finding a parking spot to getting in a good mood, to falling asleep or thinking on your feet, speed is often at the heart of a better life. The Experts’ Guide to Doing Things Faster provides you with straightforward and
Marathons of the World, Updated Edition
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Hugh Jones, Alexander James
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-05 - Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

Here is the ultimate guide to 50 of the world's best marathons. If you're a long-distance runner looking for a new challenge, or a marathon novice with a spirit of adventure, this informative guide will help you choose the perfect course. The marathons included here embrace far flung corners of
Expert Guide to Sports Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 484
Authors: Matthew Davis, Peter Davis, David Ross (MD.)
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01 - Publisher: ACP Press

Focuses on the many musculoskeletal injuries commonly seen in the office or clinic. This title reviews such topics as nutrition, the pre-participation screening examination, cardiovascular conditions, infectious and gastrointestinal diseases, exercise-induced asthma, hypertension, drugs and supplements, and psychological issues.
Marathon
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Richard A. Billows
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-01 - Publisher: Abrams

The Battle of Marathon in 490 B.C. is not only understood as the most decisive event in the struggle between the Greeks and the Persians, but can also be seen as perhaps the most significant moment in our collective history. 10,000 Athenian citizens faced a Persian military force of more