Eyewitness Series: Olympics, 1st Edition

  • D. Ballheimer
  • Chris Oxlade
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  • ISBN-10: 0756667798
  • ISBN-13: 9780756667795
  • DDC: 796.48
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 11th Grade
  • 72 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2005 | Published/Released November 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2005

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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: What Were the Olympics?.
2: The Ancient Games.
3: Olympia Discovered.
4: The Olympics Reborn.
5: Traditions.
6: From the Beginning.
7: The Summer Games.
8: The Winter Games.
9: The Paralympics.
10: Comings and Goings.
11: Great Olympians.
12: Getting Fit.
13: Shapes and Sizes.
14: Changing Styles.
15: Made to Measure.
16: Wheels of Fortune.
17: Skates and Skis.
18: Fancy Footwork.
19: Perfect timing.
20: Spoilsports.
21: Behind the Scenes.
22: The Stadium.
23: Into the Future.
24: Did You Know?.
25: Famous Olympians.
26: Find Out More.
Glossary.
Other Backmatter.
Index.
Acknowledgments.