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The boy who runs : the odyssey of Julius Achon / John Brant.

Brant, John, 1951- author. (Author).
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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 921 ACH (Text) 33187004102717 Nonfiction - R Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland 796.42 B821 (Text) 76383000443831 Adult New Shelf, NF Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon B ACHON (Text) 34330512999633 Adult - Biography Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 796.42 BRA (Text) 70741000140523 Adult Non Fiction Available -
Syracuse Turkey Creek Twp PL - Syracuse 796.42 BRA (Text) 50577011052871 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780553392159
  • ISBN: 0553392158
  • Physical Description: xvi, 248 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, [2016]

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Summary, etc.: Julius Achon is the director of the Achon Uganda Children's Fund, a charity whose mission is to improve the quality of life in rural Uganda. He was captured at 12 and turned into a boy soldier; then miraculously found a career as one of the world's foremost middle-distance runners. How these life jumps happened is told here.
Subject: Achon, Julius, 1976-
Runners (Sports) > Uganda > Biography.
Child soldiers > Uganda > Biography.

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