Fifty Days Afire
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Fifty Days Afire

By Michael A. Grant
US$ 14.95
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Book Description

The story of the fifty greatest sprint performances by Jamaican athletes.

Table of Contents
  • Cover
  • Copyright
  • Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Foreword
  • Introduction
  • 1. Genesis: Three Fast Months in Goshen
  • 2. A Giant Stride You Can Feel
  • 3. Three Singlets, Four Runners
  • 4. Famous Last Words
  • 5. The Devil You Know
  • 6. Two World Records on Saturday. Four Medals on Sunday?
  • 7. Fast. Vulnerable. Seventeen.
  • 8. ¡Cali-Ente!
  • 9. Too Fast, At Last!
  • 10. When the Facts Become Legend, Print It All
  • 11. Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop
  • 12. Grace Amazing
  • 13. Merlene Ottey Comes Storming Through! …
  • 14. Linings of Silver
  • 15. Two Times, For All Time
  • 16. A Splitting of Hairs
  • 17. “Bronze Queen” No More
  • 18. Ten Barriers to Glory
  • 19. The Speed Paradigm Shifts to Jamaica
  • 20. Two Hundreds: One Forgotten, One That Never Was
  • 21. Cat’s Out Of The Bag – And Uncatchable
  • 22. Forty-One Strides of Iyara
  • 23. The Talaria of Gold
  • 24. 1+2+2= 3 Sweep
  • 25. Melaine Gets Over
  • 26. It Nah Go Normal!
  • 27. Gold At Last For Brigitte
  • 28. Dislike The Event, Win It Again
  • 29. Twice Is Nice Indoors
  • 30. The Understudy Takes The Stage
  • 31. To Win, You’ll Need A World Record
  • 32. Who Is Danielle Williams?
  • 33. Four the Hard Way
  • 34. A Quest For The Olympic Triple Triple
  • 35. McLeod’s The Man
  • 36. Breaking The Fourth Wall
  • 37. ’Dog Beats Chalk
  • 38. The Reign of Elaine II
  • 39. The Far Horizon Closes In
  • 40. This Child Shall Lead Them
  • Back Cover
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