Victory in the Pool: How a Maverick Coach Upended Society and Led a Group of Young Swimmers to Olympic Glory (Hardcover)

Victory in the Pool: How a Maverick Coach Upended Society and Led a Group of Young Swimmers to Olympic Glory By Bill George, Debbie Meyer (Foreword by), Mike Burton (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Bill George, Debbie Meyer (Foreword by), Mike Burton (Foreword by)
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Description


This book tells the inspiring story of a swim club that accepted minority swimmers when others would not, a swim coach who could not swim, and his five young swimmers who became Olympic gold medalists.

About the Author


Bill George is president and executive producer of Nimbus Films and Books in Sacramento, California. He has written and produced seven award-winning documentary films about California history for PBS and is the author of Rails, Trails and Tales. George has more that forty years' experience in journalism, government public affairs, and corporate marketing. He was an award-winning television and radio journalist who covered the World Series, the Super Bowl, and NFL and MLB playoffs for CNN and ESPN.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781538173718
ISBN-10: 1538173719
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Publication Date: May 10th, 2023
Pages: 254
Language: English