Again to Carthage is the "breathtaking, pulse-quickening, wonderful" sequel to Once a Runner that "will have you ever status up and cheering, and pulling in your trainers" (Chicago Sun-Times). initially self-published in 1978, Once a Runner became a cult vintage, rising after 3 many years to turn into a New York occasions bestseller. Now, in Again to Carthage, hero Quenton Cassidy returns.
The former Olympian has turn into a profitable legal professional in south Florida, the place his existence facilities on paintings, pals, dermis diving, and boating journeys to the Bahamas. but if he loses his ally to the Vietnam warfare and kin to life’s vicissitudes, Cassidy realizes that a big a part of his lifestyles was once left unfinished. After reconnecting together with his pal and previous trainer Bruce Denton, Cassidy returns to the realm of aggressive operating in a determined, all-out try to make one final Olympic workforce. completely shooting the depth, relentlessness, and low lunacy of a major runner’s lifestyles, Again to Carthage is a must-read for runners—and athletes—of every age, and a unique that would thrill any lover of fiction.
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