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The Telegraph book of the Olympics

Author: Martin Smith
Publisher: London : Aurum, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For the record-breaking third time London will be hosting the Olympic Games in 2012. From the inception of Baron Pierre de Courbetin's crusade to revive the Games of the ancient Greeks, in the 1890s, through the triumphs and disasters of twenty-nine Olympiads, The Daily Telegraph has been there to provide eye-witness accounts of the greatest sporting moments in history with characteristic authority.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Smith
ISBN: 9781845137076 1845137078
OCLC Number: 775029639
Description: 1 volume ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Book of the Olympics
Responsibility: edited by Martin Smith.

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The tears and the glory of all the heroes and villains from 116 years of Olympic history are collected here in this wonderful anthology of the greatest show on earth.  Read more...

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This book serves as the perfect record of the modern Olympics era Good Book Guide The book reflects the high quality of the paper's sports reporting and it is interesting to see how the writing style Read more...

 
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