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Chronicle of the Olympics.

by DK Publishing

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Published by DK Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Olympics -- History

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDK Publishing, Inc.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination312 p. cm.
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23262415M
    ISBN 10078940608X
    LC Control Number95052774

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Each Olympic games, both summer and winter is covered. It is lavishly illustrated - the stories are told via the pictures which are all well-captioned. As well, there is a comprehensive list of results (Gold Silver and Bronze medal winners) for every event in every games.

This is the definitive Olympics compendium and I thoroughly recommend it/5(3). Updates the publisher's Chronicle of the Olympics: ^ [RBB Je 1 & 15 96] by providing complete results for Atlanta and including information on the Winter Games in Nagano, Japan, and the Summer Games in Sydney.

The Nagano Games will see the introduction of curling, snowboarding, and women's ice hockey as Olympic events, while Sydney will host the debuts of tae kwon Author: DK Publishing. Atlanta marks the centenary of the modern Olympic Games. Featuring more than spectacular photographs by top sports journalists, this book brings to life every Summer and Winter Olympic Games since Athens Author: DK Publishing.

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Chronicle of the Olympics book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Short essays coupled with numerous photographs will m /5(3).

Chronicle of the Olympics is a comprehensive record of the last years of the modern Olympic Games. Organized chronologically, the book takes an in-depth look at. The book is the story of the team and its coach as they prepare for and play in the Olympics. Now out of print, original copies are sought after collectibles usually priced over $ Cited by: 2.

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Chronicle of the Olympics, Abstract: Published to include the Winter Olympics and featuring over photographs by top sports journalists, this book brings to life every summer and winter Olympic Games since Athens, Chronicle of the Olympics Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Author, DK Publishing, Author DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

In 27 libraries. Chronicle of the Olympics is a comprehensive record of the last years of the modern Olympic Games. Organized chronologically, the book takes an in-depth look at each Summer and Winter Games in turn. Chronicle of the Olympics is also an excellent instant reference source, featuring a complete listing of all the competitive events and medalists since the beginning of the.

(I was eight-years old at the time and it was the first Olympic games that I had watched on television.) They begin the book by giving the proper context to the history of the U.S. Olympic Hockey teams (with more of a focus John Powers and Arthur Kaminsky gave a very detailed accounting of the U.S.

Men's Olympic Hockey Team that won the gold /5. An introduction provides the history prior to ; it is followed by four to six pages on each succeeding Olympic game that includes a short commentary and numerous, well-captioned photos.

The last third Format: Hardcover. Chronicle of the Olympics, Item Preview Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

Includes index Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA Internet Archive Books. Delaware County Pages: Featuring more than spectacular photographs by top sports journalists, Chronicle of the Olympics brings to life every Summer and Winter Olympic Games since Athens Witness the triumphs and the disappointments - Jesse Owens\'s four gold medal wins at the Berlin Games; Mark Spitz winning seven golds at the Munich Games; Ben Johnson being stripped of his meter gold at the.

Chronicle of the Olympics, [DK Publishing, Inc.;] -- A photographic chronicle of the Olympics, presenting highlights from each of the summer and winter games, from the first Olympiad in Athens in through the Atlanta games inwith a look at. Get this from a library.

Chronicle of the Olympics, [Mary Sutherland;]. The Chronicon or Chronicle (Greek: Παντοδαπὴ ἱστορία Pantodape historia, "Universal history") was a work in two books by Eusebius of seems to have been compiled in the early 4th century.

It contained a world chronicle from Abraham until the vicennalia of Constantine I in A.D. Book 1 contained sets of extracts from earlier writers; book 2 contained a.

Phlegon of Tralles' Book of Marvels. Translated with an introduction and commentary by William Hansen. University of Exeter Press () + Review.

External links. Photius, "Bibliotheca" codex 97 - the entry on Phlegon's Chronicles and List of Olympic Victors. The Suda entry for Phlegon - Greek, English and : Early second century AD, Tralles, Roman. Chronicle Books is an independent publisher offering bestselling books, children's books, stationery, and gifts.

Shop our selection here!The idea is that these athletes can then inspire the next generation of athletes. This is the same idea when I was writing my book ‘Passing The Torch: Women Who Inspire’.

I called a bookshop to ask if they had any books on sportswomen. They had four. I asked that same question about books of sportsmen. They had over Author: Lady Mary Peters.The book became unwieldy so was later split into two volumes The Complete Book of the Summer Olympics and The Complete Book of the Winter Olympics series.

Wallechinsky now shares the editorial duties with his nephew Jaime Loucky. The books led to work for Wallechinsky as an Olympic commentator for en: 2.