80 days http://wvxu.org en Nellie Bly & Elizabeth Bisland's journey around the globe http://wvxu.org/post/nellie-bly-elizabeth-bislands-journey-around-globe <p>Author <strong>Matthew Goodman</strong> has detailed one of the most fascinating, if lesser-known global races that happened in 1889 between two determined women. His book, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Eighty-Days-Elizabeth-Bislands-History-Making/dp/0345527267/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1364394370&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=matthew+goodman"><strong>Eighty Days: Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's History-Making Race Around the World</strong></a>, takes readers along on the adventures of these two dynamic women and he talks about his fascination with this race during an interview with Mark Perzel.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 05:30:20 +0000 Mark Perzel 10782 at http://wvxu.org Nellie Bly & Elizabeth Bisland's journey around the globe