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Encyclopedia of the Summer Olympics, The

Encyclopedia of the Summer Olympics, The

Series: Watts Reference
by David Fischer
The Encyclopedia of the Summer Olympics will introduce you to the history of the ancient games and to its revival as the modern Olympics. Each event is presented alphabetically and covers the rules, equipment used, and techniques of the participants. Each featured event also includes a Fast Facts section covering the first competition of that event, legendary athletes, and criteria for winning. Notable Summer Olympic participants are also included highlighting their supreme athletic talent.
Ages
11
Interest Level
Grades 6 - 8
Publisher
Franklin Watts
Number of Pages
160
Genre
Reference

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