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The Rise of the Ultra Runners: A Journey to the Edge of Human Endurance Paperback – 1 July 2019

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Adharanand Finn is the author of Running with the Kenyans (2012) and The Way of the Runner (2015). The first of these was the Sunday Times Sports Book of the Year, won Best New Writer at the British Sports Book Awards and was shortlisted for the William Hill Sports Book Award. He is a journalist at the Guardian and also writes regularly for the Financial Times, the Independent, Runner's World, Men's Health and many others.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Guardian Books; Main edition (1 July 2019)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 384 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1783351322
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1783351329
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 13.5 x 2.6 x 21.6 cm
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