Red Rose Crew

Author: Daniel Boyne
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1461748836
Size: 49.81 MB
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From their first dramatic bid at the 1975 World Championships to their preparations for their first Olympic Games in 1976, this gripping story of bravery, determination, and indomitable spirit captures a compelling moment in the history of ...

The Red Rose Crew

Author: Daniel J. Boyne
Publisher: Hyperion
ISBN: 9780786889860
Size: 40.14 MB
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The Director of Recreational Rowing at Harvard University describes the struggle of the first all-female crew team's battle against gender prejudice, male domination, and bueacracy to achieve international victory in one of the most ...


Author: Daniel Boyne
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 076278928X
Size: 79.64 MB
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In this classic American tale of grit and perseverance, the clash between old world privilege and new world courage is played out on many fronts—including the watery battlefield of rowing, where Kelly first chose to forge his strength of ...

Mind Over Water

Author: Craig Lambert
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547526164
Size: 37.25 MB
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In this wise and thrilling book, Criag Lambert turns rowing--personal discipline, modern Olympic sport, grand collegiate tradition--into a metaphor for a vigorous and satisfying life.

Seat With A View

Author: Steven C. Segaloff
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595099424
Size: 24.41 MB
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Book Description: Seat with a View provides a candid look at the world of elite rowing.

Flat Water Tuesday

Author: Ron Irwin
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1250030021
Size: 67.98 MB
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As much about the art of rowing as it is a novel of finding oneself, this is a memorable and deeply moving testament to what it means to train and fight for both love and victory, in sport and in life.

Assault On Lake Casitas

Author: Brad Alan Lewis
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781460914458
Size: 13.54 MB
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Brad Alan Lewis' determination to win an Olympic medal had taken over his life by 1984. He would be too old for the 1988 Games and his spot on the 1980 team had been lost to world politics. Only 1984 remained. But Lewis had a problem.