The Treasures of the Olympic Games


The quadrennial summer Olympic Games is the biggest festival of sport on the planet, creating instant heroes and gallant losers, to say nothing of iconic moments of triumph and glory. Published in association with the official Olympic Museum in Lausanne, a foundation of the International Olympic Committee, The Treasures of the Olympic Games brings to life, through more than 200 photographs and 20 removable artefacts, the glorious history of the summer Olympic Games illustrating the Olympic values that unite the world through sport every four years. Beginning in 776 BC in ancient Greece through to its revival in 1896 and the 24 subsequent modern games, this exceptional new read more

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ISBN:

9781780977911

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

64

Dimensions:

24cm x 28cm

RRP:

$60.00

Category:

Sport

Publisher:

Carlton Publishing Group

Published:

01 June 2016

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Norman Barrett

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Neil Wilson