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The first marathon: the legend of Pheidippides
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Eva H. Perry Regional - Childrens Non-fiction
J938 REYNO
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Published:
Morton Grove, Ill. : Albert Whitman & Company, [2006].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
1 volume : color illustrations, color maps ; 23 x 28 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
0807508675, 9780807508671
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 5.5, 0.5 Points

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Includes bibliographical references.
Description
Relates the story of the young Greek runner who ran 280 miles from Athens to Sparta and back to warn the Greeks of the approach of the Persians before the Battle of Marathon, a feat remembered in the first marathon run in the 1896 Olympics.,NjBwB
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Twenty-five hundred years ago, a small band of Greeks faced the huge Persian army. Given the horrendous odds, help was a necessity, so a young runner named Pheidippides ran 140 miles to Sparta to request aid, and then ran back to report that the Spartans were on their way. The story is set out clearly within the context of the tale, and illustrated with colorful drawings.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Reynolds, S., & Minter, D. (2006). The first marathon: the legend of Pheidippides. Morton Grove, Ill.: Albert Whitman & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Reynolds, Susan and Daniel Minter. 2006. The First Marathon: The Legend of Pheidippides. Morton Grove, Ill.: Albert Whitman & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Reynolds, Susan and Daniel Minter, The First Marathon: The Legend of Pheidippides. Morton Grove, Ill.: Albert Whitman & Company, 2006.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Reynolds, Susan, and Daniel Minter. The First Marathon: The Legend of Pheidippides. Morton Grove, Ill.: Albert Whitman & Company, 2006. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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