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    DescriptionThe four-time Tour de France winner and number 1 New York Times bestselling author returns with an inspirational account of his recent personal and professional victories—and some failures—and an intimate glimpse into how almost dying taught him to really live.Since the release of his megabestseller, It’s Not About the Bike, Lance Armstrong has enjoyed a new series of thrilling rides, from the birth of his twin daughters, to an astounding succession of Tour de France triumphs, to being chosen as Sportsman of the Year by Sports Illustrated in 2002. Continuing the inspiring story begun in his first book, Every Second Counts captures the mind-set of a man who has beaten incredible odds and considers each day an opportunity for excellence. Armstrong’s previous book recounted his journey from a grim diagnosis of testicular cancer, which had spread to his lungs and brain, to a stunning recovery that culminated in his winning the 1999 Tour de France—the ultimate evidence that he had also won a daunting battle with death. His new book addresses the equally daunting challenge of living in the aftermath of this experience and making the most of every breath of life. Armstrong candidly discusses his prickly relationship with the French and the ultimately disproved accusations of doping within his Tour de France team, and he writes about his recent achievements, including celebrating five years of cancer survival and how he restored a magnificent chapel in his beloved Spain. A fresh perspective on the spirit of survivors everywhere, Every Second Counts will invigorate and enthrall Armstrong’s millions of admirers.


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    Title
    CD: Every Second Counts
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Lance Armstrong
    Physical properties
    Format: Audio
    Width: 126 mm
    Height: 147 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 200 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780739303627
    ISBN 10: 0739303627
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    BIC subject category V2: FA
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: BIO016000
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: HEA039030, SPO011000
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: SEL021000
    LC classification: GV1051.A77
    Thema V1.0: FBA
    BIC E4L: GNR
    Edition
    Abridged
    Edition statement
    abridged edition
    Publisher
    Random House USA Inc
    Imprint name
    Random House US Audio
    Publication date
    07 November 2003
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Champion cyclist Lance Armstrong continues to make winning the Tour de France his annual cycling goal. He also oversees the Lance Armstrong Foundation, a nonprofit organization that assists cancer patients around the world with managing and surviving the disease. He lives in Austin, Texas. Sally Jenkins is a columnist for the Washington Post. In 2002 she won the Associated Press’s Columnist of the Year Award. She has co-written many bestselling sports books, including It’s Not About the Bike and Reach For the Summit with Pat Summitt (Broadway Books).