The Road to Sparta
Reliving the Ancient Battle and Epic Run That Inspired the World's Greatest FootraceBook - 2016
Ultramarathoner Dean Karnazes explores his Greek ancestry and, with the help of scholars, learns about the world's first marathon. He decides to follow the 153-mile run from Athens to Sparta to honor an ancient Greek runner as well as his own Greek heritage.
Publisher: New York : Rodale, 
Copyright Date: ©2016
Branch Call Number: 796.4209 KARNAZE
Characteristics: xiii, 289 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm