The fantastic memoir by Roger Bannister, the middle-distance runner who achieved the epic quest to break the four-minute mile!
All sports have pivotal moments, single events that change perceptions forever after.
For the sport of running such a moment passed on a blustery May afternoon in 1954, when Roger Bannister broke the four-minute mile.
This is the story of that fantastic run. Today, more than sixty years later, lovers of sport - runners and non-runners alike - will be moved by this impassioned story of one of sport's true heroes.