Power, politics, and the Olympic Games / Alfred Erich Senn.

Published
  • Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics ©1999
Physical description
xx, 315 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
ISBN
  • 0880119586
  • 9780880119580
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-299) and index.
Contents
  • The formative years. The Olympic family ; Coubertin's creation ; Starting anew ; The Berlin games -- The Brundage era. Another war ; Entry of the Soviets ; The Cold War arena ; The idealist at the helm ; The issue of political discrimination ; Brundage's troubled last term -- "Opening" the games. Seeking the Lee ; Boycott! ; ... and again! ; Reconstructing the Olympic edifice ; The last Cold War games ; The collapse of the Soviet Union ; The capitalist centennial games ; From Atlanta to Nagano ; Entering the 21st century.
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Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Biography
  • History.
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

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