Gil Dodds the Flying Parson

By: Larson, Mel

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Good Condition: Ex-library copy showing partial book plate, card pocket inside back cover and other typical library stamps and markings. Moderate cover wear. Used hardcover book copy of Gil Dodds the Flying Parson by Mel Larsen. Chicago: The Evangelical Beacon, 1945. Printed in U.S.A. Second 2nd printing April 1945. Book includes 8-page Picture Parade. 96 pages. 5.25 X 7.75 inches, 20 cm. Gilbert Lothair Dodds (1918-1977) called The Flying Parson was an American distance runner and athlete. In the 1940s he held the American and world records for the mile run. He was awarded the James E. Sullivan Award as the top amateur athlete in the United States in 1943. In 1997 Dodds was inducted into the Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame (source: Wikipedia). Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!

Title: Gil Dodds the Flying Parson

Author/Composer: Larson, Mel

Categories: Biography/Memoir,

Publisher: The Evangelical Beacon: 1946

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 002465

Keywords: Christian Life, Biography, True Christian Stories, Sports, Athletes, Gil Dodd,