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The kids" guide to the 1992 Summer Olympics

Stephen Malley

The kids" guide to the 1992 Summer Olympics

by Stephen Malley

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston, MA .
Written in English


About the Edition

Describes the rules, legends, history, rising stars, and records associated with each event in the 1992 Summer Olympic games.

Edition Notes

StatementStephen Malley.
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p. :
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23261140M
ISBN 100316545341
OCLC/WorldCa25007626

The Olympics Factbook: A Spectator’s Guide to the Winter and Summer Games (Visible Ink Press, ). Davis, M. Black American Women in Track and Field (McFarland, ). Greenberg, Stan. Guinness Book of Olympic Records (Bantam, ). Guttman, Allen. The Olympics: A History of the Modern Games (Univ. of Ill. Press, ).   Tucked away in the vast library of mediocre books about the Olympics are some real gems. Olympic historian David Goldblatt surveys the field and picks the gold.

Celebrate the Summer Olympics with this fun unit. Kids will write biographies on Olympic athletes. A craft is included for a swimmer, runner, gymnast, and soccer will write to inform about Olympic sports. Also included in this unit is: Shared reading book on Olympics and Rio student read. Olympics Books Summary. Sports Literature has gotten a bad rap in the past, and we think that's super-unfair. Sure, many of the athlete's memoirs aren't Henry James-level cerebral, and they're not discussing serious topics like nuclear warfare strategy or anything.. But they are covering hugely important topics that can apply to just about everyone.

  Today’s Olympics are actually a revival of games held in Ancient Greece, dating back almost 3, years. Established to honor Zeus, the Greek king of the gods and ruler of the heavens, the original Olympics had far fewer events than our modern games, which include 39 . The Olympics are returning to South Korea for the first time since , when the Summer Games were held in Seoul. More: Jillian Michaels on #MeToo, Adoption & Hopes of Training Ruth Bader Ginsburg.


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