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Two Hours

The Quest to Run the Impossible Marathon

By Ed Caesar
13-minute read
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Two Hours: The Quest to Run the Impossible Marathon by Ed Caesar

Two Hours (2015) is about the world of international professional running. It offers background information on the sport and explains why so many great marathon runners come from Kenya, with a focus on Geoffrey Mutai, an athlete known for a string of record-breaking wins and his innovative running technique.

  • Marathon runners and other athletes
  • Physiologists
  • Anyone who wants to learn more about professional running

Ed Caesar is a nonfiction writer whose work has been featured in the New York Times and the Smithsonian. Two Hours is his first book.

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