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McDougall, Christopher

Summary: 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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 2011

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McDougall, Christopher

Summary: McDougall reveals the secrets of the world's greatest distance runners--the Tarahumara Indians of Copper Canyon, Mexico--and how he trained for the challenge of a lifetime: a fifty-mile race through the heart of Tarahumara country pitting the tribe against an odd band of super-athletic Americans.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.42 MCD

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.42 MCD

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.4209721 MCD

Loomis, Jim

Summary: Written both for veteran train travelers and those considering their first rail journey, this guide book will make any trip smoother and more enjoyable with its insightful travel trips and lots of information about how railroads operate. The author explains how individual trains are operated and offers tips on booking trips, finding the lowest fares, packing for an overnight trip, what to do on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicago Review Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917 NOR

Summary: Ride the rails around the world and experience exotic, adventurous destinations in luxury and style. This is a collection of world-class international train excursions.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.2 GRE

Summary: A railroad journey through Mexico's immense Copper Canyon, including the lives of the Tarahumara Indians.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: GoodTimes Entertainment 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.216 COP

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