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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
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive portrait of the Summer Olympics fully updated for the 2008 games in Beijing, China. This new edition includes a complete retrospective of the 2004 Olympics in Athens, Greece, and incorporates updates to all charts and records, as well as fun facts and anecdotes from the most recent Olympics and training
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Macy, Sue
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Olympics
  • Olympics
Label
Swifter, higher, stronger : a photographic history of the Summer Olympics, by Sue Macy ; foreword by Bob Costas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Updated for the 2008 summer Olympics"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Photo gallery: Competing -- The games reborn -- Women dig in their heels -- Breakthrough athletes -- Photo gallery: Excelling -- Controversies cast a shadow -- Unlikely heroes -- Photo gallery: Celebrating -- Olympic almanac
Control code
ocn176951309
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Updated ed
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9781426302909
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (mostly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)176951309
Label
Swifter, higher, stronger : a photographic history of the Summer Olympics, by Sue Macy ; foreword by Bob Costas
Publication
Note
"Updated for the 2008 summer Olympics"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Photo gallery: Competing -- The games reborn -- Women dig in their heels -- Breakthrough athletes -- Photo gallery: Excelling -- Controversies cast a shadow -- Unlikely heroes -- Photo gallery: Celebrating -- Olympic almanac
Control code
ocn176951309
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Updated ed
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9781426302909
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (mostly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)176951309

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