Landing it

Landing it
Author : Scott Hamilton
Publisher : Kensington Publishing Corporation
Total Pages : 340
Release : 1999
ISBN 10 : 1575664666
ISBN 13 : 9781575664668
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Landing it Book Description:

Olympic gold medallist Scott Hamilton recounts his life story-from a childhood spent in & out of hospitals with a growth-stunting disease to his decision to leave home at the age of thirteen to train, to winning seventeen successive skating competitions, to his recent battle with testicular cancer.


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