Why Running Matters

CD - unabridged
(7 CDs)
Product Number: CX5147
Released: 01 May, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781528858496
Narrator(s): Ian Mortimer
Publisher: W F Howes
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A memoir about the meaning of running from renowned historian and author of The Time Traveller's Guides. You might run for fitness. You might run for speed. But ultimately, running is about much more than the physical act itself. It is about the challenges we face in life, and how we measure up to them. It is about companionship, endurance, ambition, hope, conviction, determination, self-respect and inspiration. In this year-long memoir, which might be described as a historian’s take on Haruki Murakami’s What I Talk About When I Talk About Running, the celebrated historian Ian Mortimer considers the meaning of running as he approaches his fiftieth birthday. From injuries and frustrated ambitions to exhilaration and empathy, it is a personal and yet universal account of what running means to people, and how it helps everyone focus on what really matters.

Author(s): Ian Mortimer
Original Publish Date: 01 May, 2019

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MP3 CD
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Author(s): Ian Mortimer
Narrator(s): Ian Mortimer
Product Number MPCD4054
Released: 01 May, 2019
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Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781528858519
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Author(s): Ian Mortimer
Narrator(s): Ian Mortimer
Product Number TCM2919
Released: 01 May, 2019
Business Term: Multiuse 100 Circ
Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781528858526
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Author(s): Ian Mortimer
Narrator(s): Ian Mortimer
Product Number D6247
Released: 01 May, 2019
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Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781528858502

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