WorldCat Identities

Bannister, Roger

Overview
Works: 76 works in 278 publications in 4 languages and 6,536 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Documentary films  Sports films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  History  Records (Sports)  Interviews  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Director, Compiler, Arranger
Classifications: RC346, 616.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roger Bannister
Brain's Clinical neurology by W. Russell Brain Brain( Book )

61 editions published between 1969 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neurologie
Autonomic failure : a textbook of clinical disorders of the autonomic nervous system( Book )

59 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This fifth edition of the Autonomic Failure covers the many recent advances made in our understanding of the autonomic nervous system. There are numerous new chapters and extensive revisions of all other contributions. This volume makes diagnosis increasingly precise by fully evaluating the underlying anatomical and functional deficits, thereby allowing more effective treatment. It continues to provide a rational guide to aid in the recognition and management of autonomic disorders for practitioners from a variety of fields, including neurology, cardiology, geriatric medicine, diabetology, and internal medicine"--Publisher
Brain and Bannister's clinical neurology by Roger Bannister( Book )

13 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First four minutes by Roger Bannister( Book )

17 editions published between 1940 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the author's career and achievements in running. The Book gives a brief survey of his life and attitude towards athletics and discloses the necessity of stern control over body and mind
Bannister : Everest on the track( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary celebrating British track-and-field and the mid-20th century quest to be the first to run a mile in under four minutes--an achievement believed at the time by many to be a physical impossibility. It was certainly not impossible to the remarkable athlete-scholar Roger Bannister, a man as involved in his medical school studies as he was with his athletic pursuits
Science and man by W. Russell Brain Brain( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The four minute mile by Roger Bannister( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 2004 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains why a man trains for years to run his best for a few minutes and answers criticisms leveled against him
Prospect; the Schweppes book of the new generation by Roger Bannister( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voices of Olympic track greats : Jesse Owens, Josy Barthel, Roger Bannister( )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hear the voices of Olympic Track Greats, including Jesse Owens, winner of 4 Gold Medals at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin; Josy Barthel, a Luxembourgish runner who won the men's 1500 meters at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Olympics; and Roger Bannister, an English athlete best known for breaking the 4-minute mile
Sports and the national character : proceedings of a symposium held at Grinnell College( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the tape : running interviews with Roger Bannister [and others] by B. J Lenton( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The record breakers : the live sounds of the greatest moments in sports history( Recording )

in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bannister : Everest on the track : the Roger Bannister story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows runner Roger Bannister's quest for the sub-four-minute mile in Great Britain after World War II
Autonomic failure( Visual )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the diseases which cause autonomic failure
Brain's clinical neurology. 3rd ed. ; revised by Roger Bannister by W. Russell Brain Brain( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brian's Clinical neurology by W. Russell Brain Brain( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sports council annual report 1973-74( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Neurologia kliniczna Brain & Bannister by Roger Bannister( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in Polish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A rare recording of Roger Bannister by Roger Bannister( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister, born on March 23, 1929, is an English former athlete best known for being the first to run the mile in less than 4 minutes, remarkably while practicing as a junior doctor. This was finally achieved on May 6, 1954 at Iffley Road Track in Oxford, with Chris Chataway and Chris Brasher providing the pacing. The resulting time was 3 min 59.4 sec. Retiring from running shortly after, Bannister went on to become a distinguished neurologist and an important contributor to research into the human nervous system. The audio is Bannister's perspective on the famous race
Learning medicine : how to become and remain a good doctor by Peter Richards( )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learning Medicine is a must-read for anyone thinking of a career in medicine, or who is already in the training process and wants to understand and explore the various options and alternatives along the way. Whatever your background, whether you are school-leaver or mature student, if you are interested in finding out more about becoming and being a good doctor, this is the book for you. In continuous publication since 1983, and now in its eighteenth edition, Learning Medicine provides the most current, honest and informative source of essential knowledge combined with pragmatic guidance. Learning Medicine describes medical school courses, explains foundation years and outlines the wide range of speciality choices allowing tomorrow's doctors to decide about their future careers; but it also goes further to consider the privilege and responsibility of being a doctor, providing food for thought and reflection throughout a long and rewarding career
 
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Alternative Names
Bannister.

Bannister, Roger Gilbert 1929-

Rodžers Banisters

Roger Bannister angielski lekkoatleta, neurolog

Roger Bannister atleta britannico

Roger Bannister atlète britannique

Roger Bannister britischer Leichtathlet und Neurologe

Roger Bannister Brits middenafstandsloper

Roger Bannister English middle distance athlete

Роджер Баннистер

Роджер Банністер

Роджър Банистър

רוג'ר בניסטר

راجر بنیستر

روجر بانستر

ڕۆجەر بانیستەر

ரோஜர் பேனிஸ்டர்

ロジャー・バニスター

罗杰·班尼斯特 English middle distance athlete

Languages
English (220)

Spanish (7)

Polish (2)

Italian (2)

Covers
Brain and Bannister's clinical neurologyFirst four minutesThe four minute mileThe perfect mile : three athletes, one goal, and less than four minutes to achieve itRoger Bannister and the four-minute mileThe perfect mileBannister and beyond : the mystique of the four-minute mile