By Michael Connelly
117 years Strong…and Counting!
This all-new variation, which follows the Boston Marathon into the twenty first century and during the tragedy of the 2013 race, is a colourful and relocating portrait of what it seems like to run the world’s oldest annual marathon, escorting the reader during the earlier, current, and vibrant way forward for the race.
26.2 Miles to Boston is a wealthy, brilliant, and encouraging heritage of the Boston Marathon and of the lads and girls of various skills whose struggles and triumphs have coloured this old occasion for over a century.
From suburban Hopkinton, Massachusetts, to the heart of metropolitan Boston, the writer takes readers in the course of the mile-by-mile points of interest, sounds, and traditions that make the race what it really is.
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