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Lanterne Rouge

The Last Man in the Tour de France

by Max Leonard

Hardcover, 264 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $26.95 |

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Shares the lesser-known stories of last-place finishers in the Tour de France, recounting the inspirational and occasionally absurd events that shaped their efforts.

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