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Description - Running with Pheidippides by Nick Tsiotos

This text tells the true story of Stylianos Kyriakides who, against all odds, entered and triumphed in the 1946 Boston Marathon. Kyriakides ran not just to win, but to draw the world's attention to his home country, Greece, which had resisted Nazi occupation and was torn apart by civil war.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780815607038
ISBN-10: 0815607032
Format: Hardback
(229mm x 152mm x 22mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Syracuse University Press
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
Publish Date: 30-Apr-2001
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Nick Tsiotos

Nick Tsiotos is a teacher in the Boston Public School System. Andy J. Dabilis is a night editor at the Boston Globe. They are coauthors of Harry Agganis: The Golden Greek, An All-American Story.