Title Edge of Glory : The Inside Story of the Quest for Figure Skating's Olympic Gold Medals
Book Condition Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust wrapper
Edition First US Edition
Publisher New York Scribner & Company 1998
0684841282 / 9780684841281
Seller ID 894
B&W Photographs; 416 pages; Spine ends bumped, light soiling on white edges of binding. Dust wrapper, not price clipped, is faintly edgeworn, mostly at spine ends. A very nice copy.; 'Beginning with the 1997 U.S. Championships in Nashville, Brennan chronicles the ambitions, achievements, frustrations, and personal hurdles for the American skaters in a pivotal year that culminated with the Olympics. The year's drama is palpable, including highlights such as the competition between the two top-rated women, Michelle Kwan and Tara Lipinski, along with the ever-increasing athleticism of the men. Along the way Brennan makes detours to check up on recent favorites from the past such as Tonya Harding, Nancy Kerrigan, Oksana Baiul, Brian Boitano, and Scott Hamilton. ' The 1998 Olympic results are included. ; Originally published at $25.00.
Figure Skating Ice skating Olympics Elvis Stojko Michelle Kwan Tara Lipinski Michael Weiss Todd Eldredge Ilia Kulik