skip to content
100 greatest moments in Olympic history Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

100 greatest moments in Olympic history

Author: Bud Greenspan
Publisher: Los Angeles : General Pub. Group, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Special centennial edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Profiles the accomplishments of one hundred athletes in Olympic competition throughout the twentieth century.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bud Greenspan
ISBN: 1881649660 9781881649663
OCLC Number: 32853761
Description: 224 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
Contents: Jesse Owens --
Mary Lou Retton --
Torvill & Dean --
Dorando Pietri --
Lis Hartel --
Jackie Joyner-Kersee --
Pablo Morales --
1936 women's relay --
Takeichi Nishi --
Milt Campbell --
Oksana Baiul --
1956 Yale crew --
Bob Beamon --
Christa Rothenburger-Luding --
Károly Takács --
Shun Fujimoto --
László Papp --
Fanny Blankers-Koen --
Eric Heiden --
Joseph Guillemot --
Edwin Moses --
Mary Peters --
Paavo Nurmi --
Birger Ruud --
Silken Laumann --
Spiridon Louis --
Andrea Mead Lawrence --
Lasse Viren --
Sammy Lee --
Nadia Comaneci --
Jean-Claude Killy --
Harrison Dillard --
Greg Louganis --
Vera Cáslavská --
Michael Gross --
Billy Mills --
1956 water polo --
Olga Korbutt --
Teofilo Stevenson --
Magnar Solberg --
Irena Szewinska --
Dave Moorcroft --
Babe Didrikson --
USA-USSR Hockey --
Frank Havens --
Al Oerter --
Dawn Fraser --
Norman Read --
John Davis --
Eugenio Monti --
Brian Orser & Brain Boitano --
Betty Robinson --
Victor Saneyev --
Lindy Remigino --
Alberto Tomba --
Peter Vidmar --
Peter Snell --
Tenley Albright --
Paavo Yrjola --
Derek Redmond --
Sohn Kee-Chung --
Vladimir Smirnov --
Ulrike Meyfarth --
Ducky Drake --
Abebe Bikila --
Pat McCormick --
Hirofumi Daimatsu --
Kip Keino & Jim Ryun --
Billy Fiske --
Carl Lewis --
Sonja Henie --
George S. Patton --
Eddie Eagan --
Johann Olav Koss --
Ágnes Keleti --
Daly Thompson --
Tony Sailer --
John Devitt & Lance Larson --
Wilma Rudolph --
Maurilio De Zolt --
Vladimir Salnikov --
The last man in the marathon --
Marilyn Murdock --
Dan Jensen --
Jeff Farrell --
Yasuhiro Yamashita --
Joan Benoit --
Murray Rose & Tsuyoshi Yamanaka --
USA-USSR basketball --
Mark Spitz --
Betty Cuthbert --
Greg Barton --
Eleanor Holm --
John Ian Wing --
Lawrence Lemieux --
Mike Boit --
Eamon Coghlan --
Bonnie Blair --
Emil Zátopek --
Medal of eternal friendship.
Other Titles: One hundred greatest moments in Olympic history
Responsibility: by Bud Greenspan.

Abstract:

Tells the stories of notable Olympic athletes from different nations, time periods, and fields of competition.  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/32853761> # 100 greatest moments in Olympic history
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "32853761" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37160512#Place/los_angeles> ; # Los Angeles
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1045581> ; # Olympics
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008108647> ; # Olympics--History
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/796.48/e20/> ;
    schema:alternateName "One hundred greatest moments in Olympic history" ;
    schema:bookEdition "Special centennial ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1995" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/62868512> ; # Bud Greenspan
    schema:datePublished "1995" ;
    schema:description "Jesse Owens -- Mary Lou Retton -- Torvill & Dean -- Dorando Pietri -- Lis Hartel -- Jackie Joyner-Kersee -- Pablo Morales -- 1936 women's relay -- Takeichi Nishi -- Milt Campbell -- Oksana Baiul -- 1956 Yale crew -- Bob Beamon -- Christa Rothenburger-Luding -- Károly Takács -- Shun Fujimoto -- László Papp -- Fanny Blankers-Koen -- Eric Heiden -- Joseph Guillemot -- Edwin Moses -- Mary Peters -- Paavo Nurmi -- Birger Ruud -- Silken Laumann -- Spiridon Louis -- Andrea Mead Lawrence -- Lasse Viren -- Sammy Lee -- Nadia Comaneci -- Jean-Claude Killy -- Harrison Dillard -- Greg Louganis -- Vera Cáslavská -- Michael Gross -- Billy Mills -- 1956 water polo -- Olga Korbutt -- Teofilo Stevenson -- Magnar Solberg -- Irena Szewinska -- Dave Moorcroft -- Babe Didrikson -- USA-USSR Hockey -- Frank Havens -- Al Oerter -- Dawn Fraser -- Norman Read -- John Davis -- Eugenio Monti -- Brian Orser & Brain Boitano -- Betty Robinson -- Victor Saneyev -- Lindy Remigino -- Alberto Tomba -- Peter Vidmar -- Peter Snell -- Tenley Albright -- Paavo Yrjola -- Derek Redmond -- Sohn Kee-Chung -- Vladimir Smirnov -- Ulrike Meyfarth -- Ducky Drake -- Abebe Bikila -- Pat McCormick -- Hirofumi Daimatsu -- Kip Keino & Jim Ryun -- Billy Fiske -- Carl Lewis -- Sonja Henie -- George S. Patton -- Eddie Eagan -- Johann Olav Koss -- Ágnes Keleti -- Daly Thompson -- Tony Sailer -- John Devitt & Lance Larson -- Wilma Rudolph -- Maurilio De Zolt -- Vladimir Salnikov -- The last man in the marathon -- Marilyn Murdock -- Dan Jensen -- Jeff Farrell -- Yasuhiro Yamashita -- Joan Benoit -- Murray Rose & Tsuyoshi Yamanaka -- USA-USSR basketball -- Mark Spitz -- Betty Cuthbert -- Greg Barton -- Eleanor Holm -- John Ian Wing -- Lawrence Lemieux -- Mike Boit -- Eamon Coghlan -- Bonnie Blair -- Emil Zátopek -- Medal of eternal friendship."@en ;
    schema:description "Profiles the accomplishments of one hundred athletes in Olympic competition throughout the twentieth century."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/37160512> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "100 greatest moments in Olympic history"@en ;
    schema:productID "32853761" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/32853761#PublicationEvent/los_angeles_general_pub_group_1995> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37160512#Agent/general_pub_group> ; # General Pub. Group
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781881649663> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/32853761> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37160512#Agent/general_pub_group> # General Pub. Group
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "General Pub. Group" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008108647> # Olympics--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Olympics--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1045581> # Olympics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Olympics"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/62868512> # Bud Greenspan
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Greenspan" ;
    schema:givenName "Bud" ;
    schema:name "Bud Greenspan" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781881649663>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1881649660" ;
    schema:isbn "9781881649663" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.