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The Dirtiest Race in History - a book by Moore, Richard

The Dirtiest Race in History

Ben Johnson, Carl Lewis and the 1988 Olympic 100m Final

The Dirtiest Race in History( )
Author: Moore, Richard
Series title:Wisden Sports Writing Ser.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Imprint:A&C Black
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $14.95
Book Description:

The men's 100m final at the 1988 Olympics has been described as the dirtiest race ever - but also the greatest. Aside from Johnson's blistering time, the race is infamous for its athletes' positive drug tests. This is the story of that race, the rivalry between Johnson and Lewis, and the repercussions still felt almost a quarter of a century on.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Sports
Sports & Recreation / Olympics & Paralympics
Medical / Sports Medicine
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5 x 7.7 x 1 Inches
Book Weight:0.44 Pounds

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