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Swifter, higher, stronger

a photographic history of the Summer Olympics

Published by National Geographic in Washington, D.C .
Written in English.

About the Edition

A detailed look at the history of the Olympic Games, from their origins in Ancient Greece, through their rebirth in nineteenth century France, to the present, highlighting the contributions of individuals to the Games' success and popularity.

Table of Contents

The games reborn
Women dig in their heels
Breakthrough athletes
Controversies cast a shadow
Unlikely heroes
Appendix: Olympic almanac.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
796.48/022/2
Library of Congress
GV721.5 .M25 2004

The Physical Object

Pagination
96 p. :
Number of pages
96

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24749999M
Internet Archive
swifterhigherstr00macy
ISBN 10
0792266676, 0792269802
ISBN 13
9780792266679, 9780792269809
LC Control Number
2003014079
OCLC/WorldCat
52750066
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