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The Resource What are the Summer Olympics?, by Gail Herman ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

What are the Summer Olympics?, by Gail Herman ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

Label
What are the Summer Olympics?
Title
What are the Summer Olympics?
Statement of responsibility
by Gail Herman ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An overview of the Summer Olympics from Grecian times through 2012
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Herman, Gail
Dewey number
796.48
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV721.53
LC item number
.H46 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Marchesi, Stephen
Series statement
What was...?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Olympics
  • Olympics
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What are the Summer Olympics?, by Gail Herman ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (page 108)
  • Includes filmography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What are the Summer Olympics? -- The ancient Games, 776 BC-AD 393 -- The modern Games begin: late 1800s -- The Olympics grow: the early 1900s -- New Games: news stars, the 1920s -- Politics enter the Games: the 1930s -- After the war: late 1940s and 1950s -- Time for change: the 1960s -- Munich and Montreal: the 1970s -- Dives and drugs: the 1980s -- Dreams lost and found: the 1990s -- A new century: the 2000s -- At the close -- Movies about the Olympics -- Timelines
Control code
1654715
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
108 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781518213403
Lccn
2016935024
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1654715
  • (OCoLC)913135868
Label
What are the Summer Olympics?, by Gail Herman ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (page 108)
  • Includes filmography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What are the Summer Olympics? -- The ancient Games, 776 BC-AD 393 -- The modern Games begin: late 1800s -- The Olympics grow: the early 1900s -- New Games: news stars, the 1920s -- Politics enter the Games: the 1930s -- After the war: late 1940s and 1950s -- Time for change: the 1960s -- Munich and Montreal: the 1970s -- Dives and drugs: the 1980s -- Dreams lost and found: the 1990s -- A new century: the 2000s -- At the close -- Movies about the Olympics -- Timelines
Control code
1654715
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
108 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781518213403
Lccn
2016935024
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1654715
  • (OCoLC)913135868

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