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George Sheehan

Full Name: George Sheehan
Gender: Male
Hometown: Brooklyn
Born: 1918-11-05
Died: 1993-11-01
Number of Works: 13
Dr. George A. Sheehan is best known for his books and writings about the sport of running. His book, Running & Being: The Total Experience, became a New York Times best seller. He was a track star in college, and later became a cardiologist like his father. He served as a doctor in the United States Navy in the South Pacific during World War II on the destroyer USS Daly (DD-519). He married Mary Jane Fleming and they raised twelve children. He continued to write while struggling with prostate cancer. His last book, Going the Distance, was published shortly after his death.

ISBN: 0553144189, 9780553144185
Keywords: book, bantam, running, sheehan
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1975
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0878579958, 9780878579952
Keywords: tactics, success, liberation, techniques, shares, foremost, philosopher, fitness, personal
Pages: 242
Published: 1989
  • Rating: 80%

In this paperback edition, running guru George Sheehan draws on 70 years of experience to provide penetrating insights for a better, happier, and more productive life. Reading this book is fun, for readers discover how to have more energy, achieve higher levels of excellence, cope with aging--and why each person should strive to achieve his or her "personal best."
ISBN: 0671256092, 9780671256098
Keywords: book, fireside, life, running
Pages: 287
Published: 1980
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0517084627, 9780517084625
Keywords: vols, one, feeling, getting, sheehan, george
Pages: 661
Published: 1992
  • Rating: 80%

The complete works of the runner, philosopher, and doctor who helped millions live up to their potential are compiled into one volume that includes How to Feel Great 24 Hours a Day, Running and Being, and This Running Life.
ISBN: 0886840678, 9780886840679
Keywords: day, hours
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1983

How to use exercise, diet and mental tools to keep in top shape and feel great.