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Bannister's 4-minute mile still resonates

...world record of 4:01.4 had stood since 1945. "It was a great moment in time," said Neal Bascomb, the author of The Perfect Mile. "There had been so much destruction and mayhem from World War II. The 4-minute mile was such a great contrast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/06/oth_414748.shtml
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