Marathon in the Dust – Innes Ireland – London-Sydney Marathon

Description: A superb story about three men in a car (Mercedes-Benz 280 SE) in the legendary and gruelling 1968 London-Sydney Marathon by Innes Ireland! Read about the preparations, the drama and the victory of the team and learn many details about this gruelling event. A very well written and beautifully illustrated book! A collectible copy in like new condition! The book and the dust cover only show a light bump to the top of the spine. Text block firm and white like snow, dust cover, crisp and brilliant! Study the photos carefully, they form part of the description.

Also check out ‘Why Finish Last’ by Andrew Cowan who was part of the winning Hillman team in the London – Sydney Marathon. “Enjoy the Ride!”



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Title: Marathon in the Dust
Authors: Innes Ireland
Language: English (GB)
Publisher: William Kimber, London
Year: 1970, first edition
Pages: 208
Cover: hardcover
Condition: FINE, like new
Dust-cover: YES, fine, superb
weight: 485 gr.
Size: 22 x 14.7 x 2.2

Additional information

Weight 0.5 kg
Dimensions 22 × 14.7 × 2.2 cm


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