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Striking gold : New Zealand hockey's remarkable victory at the 1976 Olympics

Author: Suzanne McFadden
Publisher: Auckland, New Zealand : Mary Egan Publishing, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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In the Montreal summer of 1976, a band of tenacious Kiwis triumphs against all odds to be crowned Olympic champions. Striking gold weaves together each man's story with the team's epic quest, rising to a dramatic and heroic final that lives on today in New Zealand sporting folklore.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Suzanne McFadden
ISBN: 9780473343729 047334372X
OCLC Number: 946880211
Description: 282 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some colour) ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Suzanne McFadden.

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In the Montreal summer of 1976, a band of tenacious Kiwis triumphs against all odds to be crowned Olympic champions. Striking gold weaves together each man's story with the team's epic quest, rising to a dramatic and heroic final that lives on today in New Zealand sporting folklore.

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