Cycle of Lies: The Fall of Lance Armstrong by Juliet Macur

Cycle of Lies: The Fall of Lance Armstrong by Juliet Macur

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A fly-on-the-wall account of the greatest drama in modern sporting history by the New York Times cycling correspondent.

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A fly-on-the-wall account of the greatest drama in modern sporting history by the New York Times cycling correspondent. As Lance Armstrong's precipitous fall from grace continues, New York Times sports reporter Juliet Macur takes the reader behind the scenes to bring to life the astonishing twists and turns of the scandal that has rocked the world of cycling. With unprecedented access to the key players in the drama - from Armstrong's fellow cyclists and top cycling officials to doctors, trainers and wives - Cycle of Lies reveals how Armstrong built a fortress of people around him to protect his image and upend the lives of anybody who stood in his way. As America's fallen idol faces potential perjury charges, Cycle of Lies widens the focus to expose corruption at all levels of the sport in a thrilling, page-turning work of contemporary narrative history.

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SKU GOR006202151
Title Cycle of Lies: The Fall of Lance Armstrong
Author By (author) Juliet Macur
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Year Published 2014
Number of Pages 480
ISBN 10 0007520638
ISBN 13 9780007520633
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Description

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A fly-on-the-wall account of the greatest drama in modern sporting history by the New York Times cycling correspondent. As Lance Armstrong's precipitous fall from grace continues, New York Times sports reporter Juliet Macur takes the reader behind the scenes to bring to life the astonishing twists and turns of the scandal that has rocked the world of cycling. With unprecedented access to the key players in the drama - from Armstrong's fellow cyclists and top cycling officials to doctors, trainers and wives - Cycle of Lies reveals how Armstrong built a fortress of people around him to protect his image and upend the lives of anybody who stood in his way. As America's fallen idol faces potential perjury charges, Cycle of Lies widens the focus to expose corruption at all levels of the sport in a thrilling, page-turning work of contemporary narrative history.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR006202151
Title Cycle of Lies: The Fall of Lance Armstrong
Author By (author) Juliet Macur
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Year Published 2014
Number of Pages 480
ISBN 10 0007520638
ISBN 13 9780007520633
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.