The Resource The wonder crew : the untold story of a coach, Navy rowing, and Olympic immortality, Susan Saint Sing

The wonder crew : the untold story of a coach, Navy rowing, and Olympic immortality, Susan Saint Sing

Label
The wonder crew : the untold story of a coach, Navy rowing, and Olympic immortality
Title
The wonder crew
Title remainder
the untold story of a coach, Navy rowing, and Olympic immortality
Statement of responsibility
Susan Saint Sing
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
797.12/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV796
LC item number
.S35 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The wonder crew : the untold story of a coach, Navy rowing, and Olympic immortality, Susan Saint Sing
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references. (p.[243]-281)
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Contents
1. The Old Man -- 2. A Corpse, an Olympics, and a Midshipman Named Nimitz -- 3. Navy's Love Affair with Crew -- 4. The War Years: 1914-1918 -- 5. British Rowing Roots -- 6. Henley vs. the Olympic Games -- 7. American Scientific Oarsmanship and the Crew -- 8. The American Seasons Of 1919-1920 -- 9. The British Season of 1920 -- 10. The U.S. Olympic Trials -- 11. The Crossing -- 12. 1920 Henley and Leander -- 13. Cutting Down -- 14. Vilvoorde -- 15. Opening Ceremony -- 16. Heats and Semis -- 17. The Olympic Race -- 18. A Radical Turn of Events -- 19. The Longest Streak
Control code
000042944159
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st. ed
Extent
xi, 281 p.
Isbn
9780312367039
Lccn
2008012728
Other physical details
ill.
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.b23320102
System control number
  • xx23320102
  • (OCoLC)184822836

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