Olympics

The Games: A Global History of the Olympics [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Sept. 25, 2016
The Games: A Global History of the Olympics [Audiobook]

The Games: A Global History of the Olympics [Audiobook] by David Goldblatt
English | July 26, 2016 | ASIN: B01IWLXU5K, ISBN: 1515958566, 1515908569 | [email protected] kbps | 18 hrs 22 mins | 506 MB
Narrator: Napoleon Ryan

The Games: A Global History of the Olympics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at July 26, 2016
The Games: A Global History of the Olympics

The Games: A Global History of the Olympics by David Goldblatt
2016 | ISBN: 0393292770 | English | 528 pages | EPUB | 9 MB

Power Games: A Political History of the Olympics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at May 18, 2016
Power Games: A Political History of the Olympics

Jules Boykoff, "Power Games: A Political History of the Olympics"
ISBN: 1784780723 | 2016 | EPUB | 208 pages | 2 MB

A Passion for Victory: The Story of the Olympics in Ancient and Early Modern Times  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by free4magazines at May 5, 2016
A Passion for Victory: The Story of the Olympics in Ancient and Early Modern Times

A Passion for Victory: The Story of the Olympics in Ancient and Early Modern Times
Language: English | EPUB | ISBN-10: 0375872523 | 2014 | 160 pages | 11 MB

From the barefoot races of 8th century BC to the underwater obstacle courses in the early 20th century to the high-tension Berlin Games preceding World War II, the Olympics have always been exciting dramas of athletic prowess and human interest. In A Passion for Victory, award-winning author Benson Bobrick tells the details of the captivating story of the Olympic Games, starting with their inception in Ancient Greece. This wonderfully readable narrative is rich with anecdotes and profiles of athletes and weaves in important historical events to create a complete picture of each installment of the Games. This thorough account of an international fixation is gripping, poignant, and occasionally hilarious.

The Naked Olympics: The True Story of the Ancient Games  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at April 14, 2016
The Naked Olympics: The True Story of the Ancient Games

Tony Perrottet, "The Naked Olympics: The True Story of the Ancient Games"
ISBN: 081296991X | 2004 | EPUB | 256 pages | 4 MB

Speed Kings: The 1932 Winter Olympics and the Fastest Men in the World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Dec. 12, 2015
Speed Kings: The 1932 Winter Olympics and the Fastest Men in the World

Andy Bull, "Speed Kings: The 1932 Winter Olympics and the Fastest Men in the World"
ISBN: 1592409091 | 2015 | EPUB | 304 pages | 4 MB
Striking Back: The 1972 Munich Olympics Massacre and Israel's Deadly Response (Audiobook)

Striking Back: The 1972 Munich Olympics Massacre and Israel's Deadly Response By Aaron J. Klein, read by Stefan Rudnicki
Unabridged edition 2006 | 7 hours and 39 mins | ISBN: 0786172983, ASIN: B000EAT1V0 | MP3 64 kbps | 210 MB
America's First Olympics: The St. Louis Games Of 1904 (Sports and American Culture)

America's First Olympics: The St. Louis Games Of 1904 (Sports and American Culture)
University of Missouri Press | 2005-07-30 | ISBN: 0826215882 | 242 pages | PDF | 2 MB

America in 1904 was a nation bristling with energy and confidence. Inspired by Theodore Roosevelt, the nation'young,

Latino Athletes  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 16, 2016
Latino Athletes

Latino Athletes (A-Z of Latino Americans) by Ian C. Friedman
English | 30 Jun. 2007 | ISBN: 0816063842 | 289 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

From the baseball diamond to the putting green, Latino athletes have made enormous accomplishments in athletics in the United States. Often competing in sports in which they were not historically welcome, Latinos have fought against numerous types of prejudice in order to play anywhere from high school to the Olympics.

Brazil's Dance with the Devil  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Oct. 6, 2016
Brazil's Dance with the Devil

Brazil's Dance with the Devil: The World Cup, the Olympics, and the Fight for Democracy (Updated Olympics Edition) by Dave Zirin
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1608463605 | 200 pages | PDF | 10 MB