Category: Olympic Games

Inside the Olympic Industry : Power, Politics, and Activism

Inside the Olympic Industry

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In a startling expose of the Olympic industry, Helen Jefferson…
The Boys In The Boat : An Epic Journey to the Heart of Hitler's Berlin

The Boys In The Boat

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Shortlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year,…
Jack Beresford : an Olympian at war

Jack Beresford

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Jack Beresford was the first British Olympian to win medals…
Laura Trott and Jason Kenny : The Inside Track

Laura Trott and Jason Kenny

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Shortlisted for the Cross Sports Award Cycling Book of the…
A Lifetime In A Race

A Lifetime In A Race

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With his last-gasp victory as part of the Great British…
Grace, Gold, and Glory My Leap of Faith

Grace, Gold, and Glory My Leap of Faith

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The inspiring autobiography from Gabrielle Douglas-the first African-American gymnast in…
Olympic Architecture : Building Sydney 2000

Olympic Architecture

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The 2000 Olympics in Sydney features the largest number of…
Proud : My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream

Proud

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Growing up in Maplewood, New Jersey the only Black, Muslim-American…
Putin's Olympics : The Sochi Games and the Evolution of Twenty-First Century Russia

Putin's Olympics

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President Vladimir Putin's Olympic venture put the workings of contemporary…
The End of the Perfect 10 : The Making and Breaking of Gymnastics' Top Score -from Nadia to Now

The End of the Perfect 10

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A "delightful and insightful" (The Wall Street Journal) account of…
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