Score: 4.5
From 2,956 Ratings

Born to Run


  • Author: Christopher McDougall
  • Release Date : 2009-05-05
  • Genre: Sports & Outdoors
  • File Size: 7481024 Bytes


The astonishing national bestseller and hugely entertaining story that completely changed the way we run.An epic adventure that began with one simple question: Why does my foot hurt? Isolated by Mexico's deadly Copper Canyons, the blissful Tarahumara Indians have honed the ability to run hundreds of miles without rest or injury. In a riveting narrative, award-winning journalist and often-injured runner Christopher McDougall sets out to discover their secrets. In the process, he takes his readers from science labs at Harvard to the sun-baked valleys and freezing peaks across North America, where ever-growing numbers of ultra-runners are pushing their bodies to the limit, and, finally, to a climactic race in the Copper Canyons that pits America’...

Score: 4.5
From 919 Ratings

Born to Run


  • Author: Bruce Springsteen
  • Release Date : 2016-09-27
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 23814075 Bytes


“Writing about yourself is a funny business…But in a project like this, the writer has made one promise, to show the reader his mind. In these pages, I’ve tried to do this.” —Bruce Springsteen, from the pages of Born to RunIn 2009, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band performed at the Super Bowl’s halftime show. The experience was so exhilarating that Bruce decided to write about it. That’s how this extraordinary autobiography began.Over the past seven years, Bruce Springsteen has privately devoted himself to writing the story of his life, bringing to these pages the same honesty, humor, and originality found in his songs.He describes growing up Catholic in Freehold, New Jersey, amid the poetry, danger, and darkness that fueled his i...

Born to Run
Score: 4
From 3,871 Ratings

Born to Run


  • Author : Christopher McDougall
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307279187


Born to Run Book Description :

Recounts the author's experiences with the reclusive Tarahumara Indians, whose techniques allow them to run long distances with ease, and describes his training for a fifty-mile race with the tribe and a number of ultramarathoners....

Born to Run
Score: 4
From 38 Ratings

Born to Run


  • Author : Bruce Springsteen
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-09-05
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501141522


Born to Run Book Description :

Over the past seven years, Bruce Springsteen has privately devoted himselfto writing the story of his life, bringing to these pages the same honesty, humor, and originality found in his songs. He describes growing up Catholic in Freehold, New Jersey, amid the poetry, danger, and darkness that fueled his imagination, leading up to the moment he refers to as The Big Bang: seeing Elvis Presley s debut on The Ed Sullivan Show. He vividly recounts his relentless drive to become a musician, his early days as a bar band king in Asbury Park, and the rise of the E Street Band. With disarming candor, he also tells for the first time the story of the personal struggles that inspired his best work. Born to Run will be revelatory for anyone who has ever enjoyed B...

Born to Run

Born to Run


  • Author : Dave Marsh
  • Publisher : Doubleday
  • Release Date : 1979
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UCSC:32106015312637


Born to Run Book Description :

A biography highlighting the career of the well-known rock musician....

Born to Run
Score: 4.5
From 20 Ratings

Born to Run


  • Author : Michael Morpurgo
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 2010-08-19
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780007369997


Born to Run Book Description :

Discover the beautiful stories of Michael Morpurgo, author of Warhorse and the nation’s favourite storyteller Joy and heartbreak combine in this bittersweet tale of a champion greyhound’s journey through life – and from owner to owner......

Born to Run

Born to Run


  • Author : Instaread
  • Publisher : Instaread
  • Release Date : 2016-02-24
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781945048029


Born to Run Book Description :

Born to Run by Christopher McDougall | Summary & Analysis Preview: Born to Run is a book about the natural virtues of running, based on Christopher McDougall’s own experiences, research, and training. It is centered on the Tarahumara, an indigenous Mexican tribe known for their feats of long-distance running. McDougall, a journalist, is a low-key hobbyist runner himself, but he experiences numerous injuries which threaten to force him to stop. Given the high injury rate among runners, McDougall is fascinated by stories of the Mexican Tarahumara. These native people live in the rugged, hot Copper Canyon, and are known for running more than 100-mile races over broken ground at amazing speeds. More amazingly still, the Tarahumara wear flat sandals rat...

Born to Run
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Born to Run


  • Author : Eric Meola
  • Publisher : Insight Editions
  • Release Date : 2006-10
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1933784083


Born to Run Book Description :

"This special edition of Born to run: the unseen photographs is limited to 1,350 copies, specially bound, encased in a cloth clamshell case, and signed by Eric Meola; This is copy number 269."...

Born to Run

Born to Run


  • Author : Ronald Keith Gaddie
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0742519287


Born to Run Book Description :

Born to Run tells the stories of nine young politicians from all walks of life who enter into races at the state and local levels in Wisconsin, Oklahoma, Georgia, Nebraska, and Maine. Visit our website for sample chapters!...

Last Pick  Born to Run
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Last Pick Born to Run


  • Author : Jason Walz
  • Publisher : First Second
  • Release Date : 2019-10-08
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250759085


Last Pick Born to Run Book Description :

In Last Pick: Born to Run, the second volume of his graphic novel series, Jason Walz pairs vivid world-building and fast-paced adventure in a beautiful story of bravery, sacrifice, and sibling devotion. Four years ago, aliens kidnapped most of mankind, leaving behind those they deemed unworthy—the “last picked.” The future for Sam is bleak and unthinkable. A galaxy away from her twin brother, she is a pawn in the aliens’ bloody civil war. But with her new friend Mia, Sam has found a way to resist her captors and hold onto her humanity. Back on Earth, Sam’s twin, Wyatt, is leading a resistance of his own. With a ragtag army of the old, the young, and the disabled, he has a plan to bring the fight to his alien captors. But to defeat the alien...

Born to Run

Born to Run


  • Author : Barbara Rudow
  • Publisher : Av2 by Weigl
  • Release Date : 2013-07-30
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1621279723


Born to Run Book Description :

At the age of 7, Brittany Young had a horrible accident. Her legs and feet were burned so badly that doctors werent sure if she would ever walk again. Years later, after enduring thousands of hours of treatment and therapy, Brittany can not only walkshe can run! In fact, she is one of the top high school runners in the country. This is the remarkable true story of a determined young girl from Hawaii who simply wouldnt quit. Her competitive spirit and natural talent transformed her from a burn victim to a competitive runner who was: Born to Run. Log on to www.av2books.com, and enter the unique book code found on page 2 of this book to unlock an extra dimension to your AV2 Audio Chapter Book. Test your knowledge with a fun self-assessment activity. Hea...

Born to Run

Born to Run


  • Author : Vivienne L. Kruger
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1985
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : OCLC:46061999


Born to Run Book Description :

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