The Resource Swifter, higher, stronger : a photographic history of the Summer Olympics, by Sue Macy ; foreword by Bob Costas

Swifter, higher, stronger : a photographic history of the Summer Olympics, by Sue Macy ; foreword by Bob Costas

Label
Swifter, higher, stronger : a photographic history of the Summer Olympics
Title
Swifter, higher, stronger
Title remainder
a photographic history of the Summer Olympics
Statement of responsibility
by Sue Macy ; foreword by Bob Costas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
DLC
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Macy, Sue
Dewey number
796.48/022/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV721.5
LC item number
.M25 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1952-
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  • Costas, Bob
  • National Geographic Society (U.S.)
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  • Olympics
  • Olympics
  • Olympics
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Swifter, higher, stronger : a photographic history of the Summer Olympics, by Sue Macy ; foreword by Bob Costas
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The games reborn -- Women dig in their heels -- Breakthrough athletes -- Controversies cast a shadow -- Unlikely heroes -- Appendix: Olympic almanac
Extent
1 online resource (96 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036891024
Label
Swifter, higher, stronger : a photographic history of the Summer Olympics, by Sue Macy ; foreword by Bob Costas
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The games reborn -- Women dig in their heels -- Breakthrough athletes -- Controversies cast a shadow -- Unlikely heroes -- Appendix: Olympic almanac
Extent
1 online resource (96 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036891024

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