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By Joe Grossman,Steve Walker,Dale Petranech

From Matthew Webb to Gertrude Ederle, from Wrigley's Catalina to Juan de Fuca, from Billy Butlin's English Channel races to the Canadian Expo, Joe Grossman has captured the heritage of marathon swimming. Joe's awesome examine and interviews supply us with a glimpse into the minds of swimmers who entire superb issues, ahead of the appearance of GPS or the net. The tales of sheer choice and primary hand money owed of exceptional swims are outstanding to read--a booklet approximately heroes and athletes that you simply can not positioned down.

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