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The story of the Olympic games, 776 B.C. to 1948 A.D. : profusely illustrated and with an index

Author: John Kieran; Arthur Daley
Publisher: Philadelphia ; New York : J.B. Lippincott, 1948.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Enl. ed
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Describes briefly the legends and scandals of the ancient Olympics, and then discusses the victories, defeats, and political undercurrents of the modern games, through 1964.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Kieran; Arthur Daley
OCLC Number: 308857437
Description: viii, 406 pages, 13 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by John Kieran and Arthur Daley.

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Describes briefly the legends and scandals of the ancient Olympics, and then discusses the victories, defeats, and political undercurrents of the modern games, through 1964.

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