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The Resource A beautiful work in progress, Mirna Valerio

A beautiful work in progress, Mirna Valerio

Label
A beautiful work in progress
Title
A beautiful work in progress
Statement of responsibility
Mirna Valerio
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mirna Valerio has tied on her running shoes all across the country, from the dusty back roads of central New Jersey, to the busy Route 222 corridor in Pennsylvania, to the sweltering deserts of Arizona. When someone meets her on the trail, they might be surprised to see she doesn't quite fit the typical image of a long-distance runner. She's neither skinny nor white, and she's here to show just how misguided these stereotypes can be. In this prejudice-busting, body-positive memoir told with raw honesty, an adventurous spirit, and a sharp sense of humor, Valerio takes listeners along on her journey from first-time racer to ultramarathoner and proves that anyone can become a successful athlete
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Valerio, Mirna
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Valerio, Mirna
  • Body image
  • Women runners
  • Women athletes
  • Women runners
  • Women athletes
  • Long-distance running
Label
A beautiful work in progress, Mirna Valerio
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes Appendix and Supplementary materials information at the end of the book
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
303 pages, 22 unnumbered pages ;
Isbn
9781503943391
Lccn
2017277580
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
  • (OCoLC)978290906
  • (OCoLC)ocn978290906
  • 983283
Label
A beautiful work in progress, Mirna Valerio
Publication
Note
Includes Appendix and Supplementary materials information at the end of the book
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
303 pages, 22 unnumbered pages ;
Isbn
9781503943391
Lccn
2017277580
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
  • (OCoLC)978290906
  • (OCoLC)ocn978290906
  • 983283

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