Marathon Man by William Goldman

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Published by Dell Pub. Co. in New York .

Written in English

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StatementWilliam Goldman
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3557.O384 M3 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination268 p. ;
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24946058M
OCLC/WorldCa2541915

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Feb 16,  · Marathon Man is the story of a young college student and runner who discovers that the two people closest to him - his beloved brother and beautiful girlfriend - are not who they say they are. Central to the plot are Nazis trying to live out the rest of their days in luxury, undetected and unpunished for their crimes.

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The plot: Babe, the protagonist, is a jew, a history student and an aspiring marathon-runner/5. Feb 16,  · Marathon Man: A Novel - Kindle edition by William Goldman. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

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If indeed you do get a chance to read this book I also recmmend you read Brothers by Wiliam Goldman. It is out of print and very difficult to fnd. It is a National Bestseller and the sequel to Marathon Man.

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The first edition of the novel was published in January 1stand was written by William Goldman. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, thriller story are Henry"Doc" Levy, Thomas "Babe" Levy.

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Jan 08,  · LibraryThing Review User Review - Bridgey - LibraryThing. Marathon Man William Goldman ***** I must have lived under a rock for the last 35 years because I had never even heard of the title, let alone seen the film or read the book.4/5(9).

Mar 02,  · If someone asked me to write a review of this book using one word, the Marathon Man book would be -- Inspirational. I picked this book up while suffering from hamstring tendinitis. After reading "Ultramarathon Man," I felt Marathon Man book a Marathon Man book wimp for being sidelined because of a little tendinitis/5().

Oct 08,  · Directed by John Schlesinger. With Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier, Roy Scheider, William Devane. A graduate history student is unwittingly caught in the middle of an international conspiracy involving stolen diamonds, an exiled Nazi war criminal, and a rogue government agent/10(K).

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Marathon Man was the second feature film production in which inventor/operator Garrett Brown used his then-new Steadicam, after Bound for Glory. However, it was the first feature using the Steadicam that saw theatrical release, predating the premieres of both Bound for Glory and Rocky by two oazadlaciebie.com by: Michael Small.

He wrote the book after the death of his beloved editor Hiram Hayden, who had edited all of his books from toand feels he never would have written something as commercial as Marathon Man had Hayden been alive.

[5] Goldman later expressed dissatisfaction with the novel, but it went on to be his most successful book to that date. [5]. About Marathon Man. William Goldman’s remarkable career spans more than five decades, and his credentials run the gamut from bestselling novelist to Oscar-winning screenwriter to Hollywood raconteur.

He’s beloved by millions of readers as the author of the. Marathon Man Book Summary and Study Guide. William Goldman Booklist William Goldman Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Marathon Man; Several separate plot strands -- a fatal car crash in Manhattan, a history grad student's classes at Columbia and preparation to run the marathon, the activities of a secret operative who has secrets.

Oct 18,  · "Marathon Man" is almost all people and predicaments -- or, more exactly, one person and his unending series of predicaments. We meet him during his ritual morning long-distance run: A graduate student named Babe (Dustin Hoffman) who has 3/4.

Jan 08,  · ‎ A Nazi conspiracy in the heart of modern-day Manhattan—the blockbuster New York Times bestseller that became the classic film thriller. At Columbia University, Thomas “Babe” Levy, a postgrad history student and aspiring marathon runner, is working to clear his late father’s 4/4(54).

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Oct 08,  · Marathon Man isn’t, to be honest, William Goldman’s only thriller. There’s Magic (), and Heat (), and a sequel to Marathon Man called Brothers which also came out in the mid-’80s, and which I know I have somewhere, but can’t honestly remember a thing about (except that I liked it, and that it was the last novel Goldman wrote).

Book: Ultramarathon Man Confessions of an All-Night Runner. Ultra-marathoner Dean Karnazes claims "There is magic in misery." While it would be easy to write off his habit of running for miles at a time--or longer--as mere masochism, it's impossible to not admire his tenacity in pushing his body to reach one extreme goal after another.

Jan 05,  · Once a month, black men come together for The Marathon Book Club — founded to read the books that inspired Nipsey Hussle, who was killed in South L.A.

in March. LibraryThing Review User Review - Bridgey - LibraryThing. Marathon Man William Goldman ***** I must have lived under a rock for the last 35 years because I had never even heard of the title, let alone seen the film or read the book.4/5(9).

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He later. Jan 12,  · Dustin Hoffman getting grilled while drilled. The Nazi dentist does quite a sadistic 'cavity' search on him, causing some seriously insane pain --all for nothing, for he hasn't a clue what they want. Jul 15,  · You are just as clueless as Dustin Hoffman when he asks if its safe.

Makes you wonder if you would react in the same way. I had a painful dentist experience recently, but not as bad as this.

Marathon Man () About book: I honestly had no clue what Marathon Man was about before I started reading it. I started a book club when I moved to Seattle a year ago and each month we pick a new genre and roll with it.

We picked thriller/suspense for January and then looked to see what the mostly highly shelved and rated books in the genre were and added a few to our poll/5(4). Sep 09,  · Marathon Man (Book): Goldman, William: Baker & TaylorIn a classic thriller that did for dentists what Psycho did for showers, runner Tom Babe Levy races toward his goals of athletic and academic excellence, until an unexpected visit from his brother throws him into a world of terror, treachery, and murder.

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