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1907595015
A book of heroes, or, A sporting half-century; Simon Barnes
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Author: Barnes, Simon
Publication year: 2010
Language: English
Media class: Book
Classification: 796.0922
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781907595011 1907595015
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Simon Barnes brings together his 50 sporting heroes of the last 50 years and looks at what it is that elevates them to a state of grace and greatness. Barnes identifies the special alchemy that sets these 40 men, seven women and three horses apart and places them in their own race - the race of heroes.
Athletes, History, 20th century
Heroes, History, 20th century
Athletes, History, 21st century
Heroes, History, 21st century
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Total no. of loans: 6
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London : Short, 2010
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Resource type: Physical
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1471164217
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Year 2019
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Media class: Book
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Resource type: Physical
viii, 344 pages ; 20 cm (pbk)
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1471164195
Book:Epic, a 30-year search for the soul of sport:2018
Author: Barnes, Simon
Year 2018
Language: English
Media class: Book
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Resource type: Physical
viii, 344 pages ; 24 cm (hbk)
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Book:On the marsh, a year surrounded by wildness and wet:2019
Author: Barnes, Simon
Year 2019
Language: English
Media class: Book
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Resource type: Physical
288 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 22 cm (hbk)
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1472918770
Book:Losing it, a lifetime in pursuit of sporting excellence:2016
Author: Barnes, Simon
Year 2016
Language: English
Media class: Book
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Resource type: Physical
ix, 294 pages ; 23 cm (hbk)
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1780722435
Book:Ten million aliens:2015
Author: Barnes, Simon
Year 2015
Language: English
Media class: Book
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Short Books
Resource type: Physical
480 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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1472914031
Book:The sacred combe, a search for humanity's heartland:2017
Author: Barnes, Simon
Author: Guhrs-Carr, Pam
Year 2017
Language: English
Media class: Book
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Resource type: Physical
238 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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1472914023
Book:The sacred combe, a search for humanity's heartland:2016
Author: Barnes, Simon
Author: Guhrs-Carr, Pam
Year 2016
Language: English
Media class: Book
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Resource type: Physical
238 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 23 cm (hbk)
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