Australia, Hodder: 2001
Dawn Fraser is one of Australia's most recognised and best-loved sportswomen. She has held our attention (and the headlines) for almost half a century, having burst onto the scene as a gutsy and talented swimmer in the 1950s. A multiple gold medal winner over three consecutive Olympics, a constant record-breaker, a rebel, a campaigner, National Living Treasure, Swimmer of the Century, international sports ambassador, Australian icon, publican and politician, Dawn has lived a remarkable life and done most of it the hard way.
A story of both the athlete and the woman, 'Dawn: One Hell Of A Lif... View More...