By Larry R. Gerlach
The e-book lines Richards from his boyhood in rural Parowan, Utah, to Cornell and during his provider as an officer in international battle I and his educating profession in l. a.. His tale is that of a striking athlete, but additionally that of a guy suffering for private success whereas endeavoring to preserve his Mormon history amid his altering spiritual conditions and participation. greater than a century has handed in view that Alma Richards received an Olympic gold medal, but this tale approximately guy and sport—the force to excel, victory as validation of exertions, the search for public popularity and, finally, the fulfillment of self-identity and self-satisfaction—still resonates today.
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Alma Richards: Olympian by Larry R. Gerlach