Lance Armstrong, the Tour de France, and the Greatest Sports Conspiracy Ever
Gotham Books, 9781592408887, 384pp.
Publication Date: July 1, 2014
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Praise For Wheelmen: Lance Armstrong, the Tour de France, and the Greatest Sports Conspiracy Ever…
"Authoritative and overflows with forceful details….Albergotti and O'Connell write like insiders looking out."
—Los Angeles Times
"A chilling tale, and many of the anecdotes Albergotti and O’Connell collected sound like they were actually crafted in a TV-drama writers’ room."
"Reed Albergotti and Vanessa O’Connell uncovered plenty more shocking details about the full extent of Armstrong’s drug use as well as the many people and institutions that helped him."
—The Daily Beast
"The most comprehensive book on the subject … a colorful and thorough retelling."
"Captivating . . . a level-headed view of the culture and business of cycling."
"The book is rich in details, facts, and figures."
"Wheelmen is all the truth-and-reconciliation the sport needs."
—The Philadelphia Review of Books
"The only thing ever missing was the truth. In Wheelmen, we get it."
"A detailed account of Armstrong's eventual descent into disgrace."
—The Guardian (UK)
"The definitive book on Armstrong."
—The Montreal Gazette