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 outstanding study and interviews offer us with a glimpse into the minds of swimmers who finished brilliant issues, prior to the arrival of GPS or the net. The tales of sheer decision and primary hand debts of really good swims are striking to read--a e-book approximately heroes and athletes that you simply can not placed down.

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