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Little girls in pretty boxes : the making and breaking of elite gymnasts and figure skaters

Author: Joan Ryan
Publisher: London : Women's, 1996.
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Published to coincide with the Olympic Games in Atlanta, an expose of the punishing training schedules, the pressure to perform, the severe and debilitating injuries and the routine, legal and even  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joan Ryan
ISBN: 0704344882 pbk 9780704344884 pbk
OCLC Number: 41289367
Awards: Shortlisted for William Hill Sports Book of the Year 1996.
Description: 220 pages, [8] pages of plates ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Joan Ryan.

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