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Total Olympics

the complete record and history of the Olympic games

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Published by Total/Sports Illustrated in Kingston, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Olympics -- History,
  • Olympics -- Records

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Bill Mallon.
    ContributionsMallon, Bill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV721.5 .T68 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3952787M
    ISBN 101930844247
    LC Control Number2001049170
    OCLC/WorldCa47625447

    Janet Evans has done a great service to swimming writing this book. This is a very practical book for swimming and especially the workout plans. If you plan on working out on a regular basis and want a program to follow, this is one of the best books out there/5(16).   David Wallechinsky's Complete Book of the Olympics has been the best guide to the Olympics since The guide comes out every four years. There are separate winter and summer Olympic editions. It is a fun read and provides a complete record of the times, distances, or scores for the top eight competitors in all events/5(49).

      Michael Phelps’ Medals and Records. Michael Phelps has accumulated a total of 28 medals at the Olympic Summer Games in Athens, Beijing, London and . Olympic Games This is a Wikipedia book, a collection of Wikipedia articles that can be easily saved, imported by an external electronic rendering service, and ordered as a printed book. Edit this book: Book Creator Wikitext.

    Mark SPITZ, born 10 Feb , is an Olympic Swimmer for the USA. At the Munich Games, he won 7 gold medals, setting a new world record each time. Javascript must be Born: Plot. This novel is about the University of Washington eight-oared crew that represented the United States in the Olympics in Berlin, and narrowly beat out Italy and Germany to win the gold medal. The main character is Joe Rantz.. There are two backstories. One illustrates how all nine members of the Washington team came from lower-middle-class families and had to struggle to earn their Author: Daniel James Brown.


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