The HQ has the Daniel James Brown book to the right of the computer monitor at our desk at work.
It tells the story of nine guys of various backgrounds- farmer, logger, ship builder, etc.- that got together at the University of Washington and ended up winning gold in Berlin in 1936.
It's a cool story that almost never got told...
Here's Eric Wilkinson
The HQ also recommends picking it up and visiting the U-Dub campus if you have the chance.