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    DescriptionPetria won the hearts of millions around the world with her triple-gold-medal-winning triumph at the Athens Olympic Games in 2004. Having overcome the pain and anguish of three shoulder reconstructions and two ankle reconstructions over the length of her glittering 12-year career, Petria is admired and respected for her grit, determination and steely will to win. But there's more to the Queen of Butterfly than meets the eye, and here for the first time is the full and authorized story of Australian swimming's golden girl: her battle against severe depression, her cries for help that almost ended her life, and the extraordinary determination that overcame these physical and emotional pressures to reach the pinnacle of her career.


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    Title
    Petria Thomas
    Subtitle
    Swimming Against the Tide
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Andy Shea, Read by Kate Hosking, Read by Jim Daly
    Physical properties
    Format: CD-Audio
    Width: 165 mm
    Height: 137 mm
    Thickness: 30 mm
    Weight: 227 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781743158210
    ISBN 10: 1743158211
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: BIO
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T4.4
    B&T Merchandise Category: AUD
    BIC subject category V2: BGSA, BGA, JFSJ1
    LC classification: CT
    BIC subject category V2: WSSC
    B&T General Subject: 170
    Abridged Dewey: 920
    BISAC V2.8: BIO022000, BIO016000
    Ingram Subject Code: JA
    BISAC V2.8: BIO000000, SPO043000
    Edition
    Unabridged
    Edition statement
    Unabridged
    Publisher
    Bolinda Publishing
    Imprint name
    Bolinda Publishing
    Publication date
    15 April 2013