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The Olympic Games explained

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An awesome festival of sporting excellence and competition, the Olympic Games have now evolved into a major international event with great cultural, political, economic and social importance. The Olympic Games Explained is an introductory guide to the history and meaning of the four-yearly phenomenon that is the modern Olympic Games. The book provides a comprehensive overview of 'Olympism' from its Ancient Greek origins through the beginnings of the International Olympic Committee to the global Olympic Movement in the twenty-first century. Each chapter offers a range of study tasks and review questions to help students develop their understanding of key concepts in Olympic studies.

"The Olympic Games Explained is an introductory guide to the history and meaning of the four-yearly phenomenon that is the modern Olympic Games”.

Routledge paperback with no DJ. In excellent condition with no marks and good binding.

Item details

Author(s):
Vassil Girginov and Jim Parry
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23.5 x 15.5 cm
Edition:
2005
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415346045
ISBN-13:
9780415346047
Number of pages:
272
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
The Olympic Games explained

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An awesome festival of sporting excellence and competition, the Olympic Games have now evolved into a major international event with great cultural, political, economic and social importance. The Olympic Games Explained is an introductory guide to the history and meaning of the four-yearly phenomenon that is the modern Olympic Games. The book provides a comprehensive overview of 'Olympism' from its Ancient Greek origins through the beginnings of the International Olympic Committee to the global Olympic Movement in the twenty-first century. Each chapter offers a range of study tasks and review questions to help students develop their understanding of key concepts in Olympic studies.

"The Olympic Games Explained is an introductory guide to the history and meaning of the four-yearly phenomenon that is the modern Olympic Games”.

Routledge paperback with no DJ. In excellent condition with no marks and good binding.

Author(s):
Vassil Girginov and Jim Parry
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23.5 x 15.5 cm
Edition:
2005
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415346045
ISBN-13:
9780415346047
Number of pages:
272
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
The Olympic Games explained

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