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Shooting for the Record

Adolph Toepperwein, Tom Frye, and Sharpshooting's Forgotten Controversy

Shooting for the Record( )
Author: Price, Tim
Series title:Sport in the American West Ser.
ISBN:978-0-89672-977-3
Publication Date:Jun 2016
Publisher:Texas Tech University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $27.95
Book Description:

Every few years, a book comes along that makes an important contribution to the history of American sport, even though--or, maybe, because--its storyline delves into the obscure. The event that launches the narrative in Shooting for the Record is the 1959 news report that strapping and handsome Tom Frye had broken sharpshooting's endurance world record after he shot at 100,000 hand-thrown wooden cubes and missed only six. But even as the Guinness Book of World Records immortalized...
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Book Details
Pages:304
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:0.77 Pounds



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