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Boys in the Boat

By: Sailing/Brown, Daniel James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: PENGUIN GROUP: 9/3/2015

Seller ID: 9780143125471

ISBN: 0143125478

Condition: USED


The "New York Times"-bestselling story about American Olympic triumph in Nazi Germany Out of the depths of the Depression comes an irresistible story about beating the odds and finding hope in the most desperate of times--the improbable, intimate account of how nine working-class boys from the American West showed the world at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin what true grit really meant. It was an unlikely quest from the start. With a team composed of the sons of loggers, shipyard workers, and farmers, the University of Washington's eight-oar crew team was never expected to defeat the eli... View more info