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The Resource Rome 1960 : the Olympics that changed the world, David Maraniss

Rome 1960 : the Olympics that changed the world, David Maraniss

Label
Rome 1960 : the Olympics that changed the world
Title
Rome 1960
Title remainder
the Olympics that changed the world
Statement of responsibility
David Maraniss
Title variation
Rome nineteen-sixty
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides an account of the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, looking at the accomplishments of athletes from that contest whose names live on in history, and examining the games as a reflection of changes in politics and culture going on around the world, most notably the Cold War
Member of
Summary
Maranisss offers an account of the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, revealing the competition's unexpected influence on the modern world, in a narrative synopsis that evaluates the roles of Cold War propaganda, civil rights, and politics
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
258263
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
796.48
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
GV722 1960
LC item number
.M37 2008b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the Olympics that changed the world
Label
Rome 1960 : the Olympics that changed the world, David Maraniss
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 659-667)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14346067
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
723 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594133138
Isbn Type
(lg. print : pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008013998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(PPL)8D32C949497C48DA9D62406C01E3CC2E
Label
Rome 1960 : the Olympics that changed the world, David Maraniss
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 659-667)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14346067
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
723 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594133138
Isbn Type
(lg. print : pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008013998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(PPL)8D32C949497C48DA9D62406C01E3CC2E

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