Olympics in Athens 1896 : the invention of the modern olympic games / Michael Llewellyn Smith.

Published
  • London : Profile Books 2004
Physical description
x., 290 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
ISBN
  • 186197342X
  • 9781861973429
Notes
  • Includes index.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-255) and index.
Audience
  • general
Contents
  • A little kingdom -- The rise of sport -- Forerunners: Brookes and Zappas -- Pierre de Coubertin -- The Paris Congress -- Olympia rediscovered -- Preparations -- Athens revived -- The games begin -- The games continue -- The marathon -- The end of the games -- Greek epilogue -- Athletic Epilogue -- 2004.
Related item
  • http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366299
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
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University of Birmingham Libraries: Main Library, Collection GV722-1896
University of Birmingham Libraries: Barnes Library, Stack GV722-1896
University of Bristol Libraries The Class of 1891 Department of Arts Fund Home Page Online location
University of Bristol Libraries: Arts & Social Sciences Library GV722 1896 SMI 7 day loan: vacation loan
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YC.2013.a.4760
British School at Athens: British School Library XV 806.7
University of Cambridge Libraries: Clare College (Forbes Mellon Library ): Main Library 796 SMI
University of Cambridge Libraries: University Library: South Front, Floor 6 413.c.200.190
Durham University Library: Bill Bryson Library, Level 3 796.48 SMI
Institute of Classical Studies Library: Institute of Classical Studies, Main Library 151E
King's College London Library: Maughan Library, Chancery Lane : [Humanities books] GV721.5 SMI Four week
The London Library: London Library S. Sports &c.
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored onsite) H3.91.10063
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru: Contact the National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru PRINT 2004MB16753
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library: Lower Gladstone Link Open Shelves (UBHU) M04.E12865
University of Oxford Libraries: Magdalen College Library: Longwall Library 796.48 SMI
University of St Andrews Library: Main Library GV722.1896S6
Trinity College Dublin Library: Santry Book Repository SHL-58-126

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