America's Champion Swimmer: Gertrude Ederle

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Sunday, November 15, 2009 - 18:00
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America's Champion Swimmer: Gertrude Ederle
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Written by David A. Adler. Illustrated by Terry Widener. Published by Harcourt/Gulliver.
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Despite all odds, Ederle's determination to be the first woman to swim the English Channel, twenty-one arduous miles of cold, choppy water, leads to personal triumph and a victory for all womankind.

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America's Champion Swimmer: Gertrude Ederle
ISBN of the winning item: 
0152019693
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Book
Winner Detail Create Date: 
Monday, November 16, 2009 - 08:18
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Monday, November 16, 2009 - 08:18
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218
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