4 edition of The Olympics at the Millennium found in the catalog.
August 2000 by Rutgers University Press .
Written in English
|Contributions||Kay Schaffer (Editor), Sidonie Smith (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||318|
“The Story of the Olympics by Minna Lacey, offers an entertaining run-down of the history of the Games. The book is heavily illustrated with cartoon style illustrations, which add a lightly humorous touch. Topics covered include a chapter on great Olympic heroes and there is an appendix listing all the dates and venues of the summer and.
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