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From the Foreword
by Chris McDougall

From Heather’s Journals
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McNerthney, Casey. Seattles First Distance Hero Risked His Life to Run Race,” SeattlePI.com, November 24, 2007.

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Pollan, Michael. Food Rules: An Eater’s Manual. Penguin Books, 2009.

Talpey, Tom. The Pedestrian,” RunningPast.com.

Tingley, Joseph V. and Kris Ann Pizarro. Traveling America’s Loneliest Road: A Geologic and Natural History Tour Through Nevada Along U.S. Highway 50. Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Special Publication 26, University of Nevada, Reno, 2003.

The Distance of Truth,
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