The Olympics, a History of the Modern Games
Glories and fiascos, triumphs and tragedies, records and near misses--all are included in this vivid history of the modern Olympics. Using as a backdrop the athletic events that draw television viewing audiences in the billions, Guttmann has written an interpretive social history of the games. 19 illustrations.
- Hardback | 191 pages
- 154.94 x 231.14 x 25.4mm | 430.91g
- 01 May 1992
- University of Illinois Press
- Baltimore, United States