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The Resource Nazi games : the Olympics of 1936, David Clay Large

Nazi games : the Olympics of 1936, David Clay Large

Label
Nazi games : the Olympics of 1936
Title
Nazi games
Title remainder
the Olympics of 1936
Statement of responsibility
David Clay Large
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A historical account of the 1936 Olympics discusses how the games represented a critical collision of athletics and politics for Nazi Germany, sharing details about the role of the Nazi Propaganda Ministry and international efforts to boycott the games
Tone
Writing style
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172647
Cataloging source
DLC
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Large, David Clay
Dewey number
796.48
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV722 1936
LC item number
.L37 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Olympic Games
  • Sports
  • National socialism and sports
  • Sports and state
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the Olympics of 1936
Label
Nazi games : the Olympics of 1936, David Clay Large
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip076/2006101366.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : a bridge to the ancient Greeks? -- "Faster, higher, stronger" : the modern Olympics from Athens to Amsterdam -- Enter the Nazis -- Boycott Berlin! -- The winter games -- On to Berlin -- "Holy flame, burn" : the ceremonial games -- "Darktown parade" : track and field -- Of pools, mats, rings, and rough waters -- Olympia -- Epilogue : "the games must go on"
Control code
629225
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 401 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393058840
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006101366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393058840
  • (OCoLC)77485879
Label
Nazi games : the Olympics of 1936, David Clay Large
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip076/2006101366.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : a bridge to the ancient Greeks? -- "Faster, higher, stronger" : the modern Olympics from Athens to Amsterdam -- Enter the Nazis -- Boycott Berlin! -- The winter games -- On to Berlin -- "Holy flame, burn" : the ceremonial games -- "Darktown parade" : track and field -- Of pools, mats, rings, and rough waters -- Olympia -- Epilogue : "the games must go on"
Control code
629225
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 401 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393058840
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006101366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393058840
  • (OCoLC)77485879

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