Item #13155 World Record Breakers in Track & Field Athletics. Gerald Lawson.

World Record Breakers in Track & Field Athletics

Champaign, IL: Human Kenetics, 1997. 1st Edition. Paperback. 8.5"x11". 467 indexed pages. First printing. Spine straight, binding tight, pages clean and bright. Slight curl to front and back cover. Not x-library, unclipped, & unmarked. Mild shelf wear. Price covers extra shipping weight. Water spot on first three pages. Collectible - VeryGood. Item #13155
ISBN: 088011679X

Provides a complete look at the athletes who have set new world records in track and field athletics, selects the three greatest performers in each event and projects future world record marks for the year 2015.
The book is more than a listing of dates and statistics; it's a captivating look at the men and women who had the talent, training, skills, and will to make their marks in the sport.
Bannister's mile, Beamon's long jump, and Joyner-Kersee's heptathlon are but a few of the outstanding performers and performances captured so vividly through stories and hundreds of accompanying photographs. The book also selects and highlights its "Gold, Silver, and Bronze meddalists," the three best athletes ever to compete in each event.

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