The Resource Running for my life: : one Lost Boy's journey from the killing fields of Sudan to the Olympic Games, Lopez Lomong, with Mark Tabb, (electronic resource)

Running for my life: : one Lost Boy's journey from the killing fields of Sudan to the Olympic Games, Lopez Lomong, with Mark Tabb, (electronic resource)

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Running for my life: : one Lost Boy's journey from the killing fields of Sudan to the Olympic Games
Title
Running for my life:
Title remainder
one Lost Boy's journey from the killing fields of Sudan to the Olympic Games
Statement of responsibility
Lopez Lomong, with Mark Tabb
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Running for My Life is not a story about Africa or track and field athletics. It is about outrunning the devil and achieving the impossible: faith, diligence, and the desire to give back. It is the American dream come true and a stark reminder that saving one can help to save thousands more. Lopez Lomong chronicles his inspiring ascent from a barefoot lost boy of the Sudanese Civil War to a Nike sponsored athlete on the US Olympic Team. Though most of us fall somewhere between the catastrophic lows and dizzying highs of Lomong's incredible life, every reader will find in his story the human spark to pursue dreams that might seem unthinkable, even from circumstances that might appear hopeless
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1985-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lomong, Lopez
Dewey number
796.42
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Brandon Hirsch
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tabb, Mark A
  • Hirsch, Brandon
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lomong, Lopez
  • Track and field athletes
  • Refugees
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
Running for my life: : one Lost Boy's journey from the killing fields of Sudan to the Olympic Games, Lopez Lomong, with Mark Tabb, (electronic resource)
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digital storage
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Control code
MWT11618479
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 58 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781595555366
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11618479
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11618479
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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Label
Running for my life: : one Lost Boy's journey from the killing fields of Sudan to the Olympic Games, Lopez Lomong, with Mark Tabb, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11618479
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 58 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781595555366
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11618479
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11618479
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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