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Olympics greats

Graeme Wright

Olympics greats

by Graeme Wright

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Published by Macdonald and Jane"s in London [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Athletes -- Biography.,
  • Olympics -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    First published in 1976 under title: Great moments in the Olympics.

    Statement[by] Graeme Wright.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV697.A1 W77 1980
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4227225M
    ISBN 100362005001
    LC Control Number80507343

    The ancient Greeks were famous for their love of competition and athleticism. Their most important sporting festival, held at Olympia and honoring Zeus, became the inspiration for our modern Olympic games. It was open to the citizens of every Greek polis, and became so important, that all warfare had to be suspended for its duration. This book runs through the entire five-day session of the /5(2). A debut memoir of a swimmer who recovered from surgery to compete in the Olympics. Six days before the U.S. Olympic trials for the Games in Rome, Farrell, then the fastest swimmer in the world, underwent an emergency appendectomy.

    programmed urban organizations for the Beijing Olympics emphasizing the interaction between water, landscape, building, function, program, sports and lifestyle. Olympics in Beijing: Beijing, a city of approximately 21 million people, is a center of political, cultural and economic influence in the world’s most populous nation. Barnes & Noble Press. Publish your book with B&N. Learn More. The B&N Mastercard® 5% Back on All B&N Purchases. Learn More. Barnes & Noble Café. Relax and Refuel. Visit BN Café. Become a B&N Member. Members Save Every Day. Learn More.   Perhaps it’s because we’ve been eating, sleeping, and breathing the Olympics for the last few weeks in preparation for the launch of this FREE ebook! Big Brother keeps asking me when we get to watch the Olympics on TV–Two weeks can seem like forever to a 4-year old! This FREE eBook includes: A List of Books about the Olympics.

    Olympic games->History->Teen nonfiction: Books. 1 - 5 of 5 results. Grid View Grid. List View List. Add to Wishlist. Read an excerpt of this book! Quickview. Games of Deception: The True by Andrew Maraniss. Hardcover $ $ Current price is $16 Publish your book with B&N. The Soak – Swim News In Brief. Swimming World soaks up snippets from the realm of water sports around the world in a one-stop digest updated each day of every passing week.. If you have a. This companion book to the fictional Hour of the Olympics describes the research and facts that Osborne used to write the novel. Ancient Greek Olympics by Richard Woff. (Oxford University Museum, ) An examination of the games, covering each of the five days of the athletic and religious festival.


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