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The Resource A passion for victory : the story of the Olympics in ancient and early modern times, Benson Bobrick

A passion for victory : the story of the Olympics in ancient and early modern times, Benson Bobrick

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A passion for victory : the story of the Olympics in ancient and early modern times
Title
A passion for victory
Title remainder
the story of the Olympics in ancient and early modern times
Statement of responsibility
Benson Bobrick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The captivating story of the Olympic Games, starting with their inception in Ancient Greece, leading up to our modern day Olympics
Summary
Chronicles Olympics history from the eighth century B.C. to the competitions of the twentieth century, with historical profiles of athletes and insights into how the games were shaped by international events
Writing style
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10132412
Cataloging source
DLC
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1947-
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Bobrick, Benson
Dewey number
796.4/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1220L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
GV721.5
LC item number
.B63 2012
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  • 1220
  • 1220
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
9.3
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True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Olympics
Target audience
juvenile
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the story of the Olympics in ancient and early modern times
Label
A passion for victory : the story of the Olympics in ancient and early modern times, Benson Bobrick
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Borzoi book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
866057
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 143 pages
Isbn
9780375868696
Lccn
2011016036
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780375868696
Label
A passion for victory : the story of the Olympics in ancient and early modern times, Benson Bobrick
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Borzoi book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
866057
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 143 pages
Isbn
9780375868696
Lccn
2011016036
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780375868696

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