A History of the Olympics

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3 out of 5 stars
By Mr on 13-07-16

OK. But not quite what I was looking for.

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Competently executed, and will delight sports nerds. However the things that I was hoping to learn about the Olympic movement - the background, city-selection process, logistics, organization, finance etc, are all glossed over very briefly indeed. The focus of the book is quite tightly on athletes, sports statistics and medal tallies.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Sam on 27-08-12


one of the best.. buy it!!! time flew buy listening to it.. everything you ever need to know about the olympics!

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5 out of 5 stars
By Chand on 31-07-12


Perfect listening material before the London Olympics! So many facts and figures about the greatest show on Earth

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