The Resource Historical dictionary of the Olympic movement, Bill Mallon, Jeroen Heijmans

Historical dictionary of the Olympic movement, Bill Mallon, Jeroen Heijmans

Label
Historical dictionary of the Olympic movement
Title
Historical dictionary of the Olympic movement
Statement of responsibility
Bill Mallon, Jeroen Heijmans
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Olympic Games are one of the most watched sporting events on the planet. It has made world-famous celebrities out of its most successful athletes, including Michael Phelps, Mark Spitz, Carl Lewis, Nadia Comaneci, Apolo Anton Ohno, Bruce Jenner, Kerri Strug, Nancy Kerrigan, and Usain Bolt. But the term "Olympic Movement" is foreign to all but devoted followers of the Olympics. Basically, the Olympic Movement is an attempt to bring all the nations of the world together in a series of multi-sport festivals, and it seeks to use sport as a means to promote internationalism and peace. The fourt
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
796.48/03
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV721.5
LC item number
.B83 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Historical dictionary of the Olympic movement, Bill Mallon, Jeroen Heijmans
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 475-505)
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn741366030
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th ed
Extent
1 online resource (xcviii, 507 pages cm)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780810875227
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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2b884eb6-9af2-4a2f-b203-2fc93b16fa18
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not applicable
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.b35085381
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)741366030
  • pebcs0810875225

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