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World class : the making of the U.S. Women's Cross-Country Ski Team

Author: Peggy Shinn
Publisher: Lebanon, NH : ForeEdge, an imprint of University Press of New England, [2018]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The importance of teamwork in the success of U.S. women at the world cross-country ski championships.
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Shinn, Peggy.
World class.
Lebanon, N.H. : ForeEdge, 2018
(DLC) 2017035985
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peggy Shinn
ISBN: 9781512601817 1512601810
OCLC Number: 1013997321
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 228 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
Contents: Preface Introduction: The Relay PART I: EARLY CHALLENGES Women in Cross-Country Skiing, the Early Years Olympic Struggles Torino PART II: THE TEAM'S BEGINNING Team Leader The Coach The Development Team and Growing Pains PART III: BUILDING THE TEAM Belief Talent Teamwork PART IV: THE POWER OF TEAM Sochi Onward Acknowledgments Glossary Suggested Reading
Responsibility: Peggy Shinn.

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