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Marathon Man free pdf The thriller that inspired the classic movie: Caught in an international conspiracy, a man's only choice is to runRosenbaum is stuck in traffic on the Upper East Side when the heat gets the better of him. A Volkswagen has stalled out in the middle of 87th Street, and even when its elderly German driver gets it going, Rosenbaum cannot contain his rage. With one shocking act, he initiates a chain of events that spell doom for Babe Levy. A PhD candidate and aspiring marathon runner, Babe is driven by shame over his father's suicide. Smart, fit, but incredibly awkward, he can't get a date and he's got a nagging toothache. But his troubles are about to get a whole lot worse. Though he doesn't know it, Levy is on a collision course with one of the most fearsome villains of the Second World War, running a race that only one of them will survive. This ebook features a biography of William Goldman.

About William Goldman

William Goldman (b. 1931) is an Academy Award-winning author of screenplays, plays, memoirs, and novels. Born near Chicago, he earned his bachelor of arts degree at Oberlin College, where he began writing fiction, followed by a master of arts degree at Columbia University. His first novel, "The Temple of Gold" (1957), was followed by the script for the Broadway army comedy "Blood, Sweat and Stanley Poole "(1961). He began writing for Hollywood soon after, and would script some of the finest films of the era, including "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid "(1969) and "All the President's Men" (1976), for which he won two Academy Awards. Goldman continued writing novels, several of which he then adapted as screenplays, including the hit movies "Marathon Man" (1976), "Magic" (1978), and "The Princess Bride" (1987). He has also written acclaimed essays, and several memoirs of his career in Hollywood.

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Author : William Goldman
Publisher : Open Road Media
Data Published : 08 January 2013
ISBN : 1453292004
EAN : 9781453292006
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 311 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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