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The complete book of the Olympics

David Wallechinsky

The complete book of the Olympics

by David Wallechinsky

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Published by Aurum in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Olympics,
  • Olympics -- Records

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesComplete book of the Summer Olympics, The complete book of the Summer Olympics.
    StatementDavid Wallechinsky.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxlvii, 932 p. :
    Number of Pages932
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22052764M
    ISBN 101854106929
    OCLC/WorldCa59418903

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      When the Sochi Olympics opens on February 7, , it will be the biggest Winter Games in history, with 12 new events and a record number of participating athletes. The Complete Book of the Winter Olympics includes the rules for each event and the daily schedule. This is the book to keep by your side as you enjoy watching the Sochi Games/10(). When the Sochi Olympics opens on February 7, , it will be the biggest Winter Games in history, with 12 new events and a record number of participating athletes. The Complete Book of the Winter Olympics includes the rules for each event and the daily schedule. This is the book to keep by your side as you enjoy watching the Sochi Games/5(25).

      The Complete Book of the Olympics is just that - the pre-eminent point of reference for sports enthusiasts and journalists alike, and the essential guide to the London games. At large-format, closely typeset pages, the tome is a prodigious and compendious work of reference/5(46).   Athens to Athens: The Official History of the Olympic Games and the IOC, by David Miller pp, Mainstream, £ The Complete Book of the Olympics by David Wallechinsky pp, Aurum.


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David Wallechinsky's Complete Book of the Olympics has been the best guide to the Olympics since The guide comes out every four years. There are separate winter and summer Olympic editions.

It is a fun read and provides a complete record of the times, distances, or scores for the top eight competitors in all events/5(49). If you are a Summer Olympics fan, this is THE book for you. The book contains every modern Olympiad from Athens to Barcelona.

Every event, every athlete in a top score, every Olympic record, every country and over 1, anecdotes and dramatic moments in the Olympic Games is by: Very thorough, event-by-event recap of the modern olympic games. A good reference book for olympic fans, but while it offers statistics and anticdotes from virtually every event in olympic history, it doesn't really tell much of the story of each olympic games like I was hoping/5.

Get this from a library. The complete book of the Olympics. [David Wallechinsky; Jaime Loucky] -- Contained with the pages of this encyclopaedic book is anything anyone could ever need or want to know about the modern Olympic Games. It provides a complete statistical record since the founding of.

Inhe published the first edition of his work The Complete Book of the Olympics, a reference work with full results and many anecdotes about the modern Games.

The book became unwieldy so was later split into two volumes The Complete Book of the Summer Olympics and The Complete Book of the Winter Olympics en: 2. David Wallechinsky has confirmed that, for the first time sincehe will not be publishing a new version of _The Complete Book of the Olympics_ on the eve of the Summer Games - and added that.

When the Sochi Olympics opens on February 7,it will be the biggest Winter Games in history, with 12 new events and a record number of participating athletes.

The Complete Book of the Winter Olympics includes the rules for each event and the daily schedule. This is the book to keep by your side as you enjoy watching the Sochi : David Wallechinsky. The Complete Book of the Olympics is just that – the pre-eminent point of reference for sports enthusiasts and journalists alike, and the essential guide to the London games.

At large-format, closely typeset pages, the tome is a prodigious and compendious work of reference/5(45). The Complete Book of the Olympics David Wallechinsky Snippet view - The Complete Book of the Olympics David Wallechinsky, Jaime Loucky No preview available - Get this from a library.

The complete book of the Olympics. [David Wallechinsky] -- Presents the final standings in every event ever contested in the modern Olympics throughwith complete team rosters, and includes many anecdotes and interesting facts such as the age of the. All Book Search results » About the author () Renowned Olympic historian David Wallechinsky is NBC's radio commentator on the Olympics and the author of.

The complete book of the Olympics Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English "Records, lore, photos, and more--including all the results of the celebrated Olympics in Los Angeles." Access-restricted-item true AddeddatePages: The Complete Book of the Olympics is just that – the pre-eminent point of reference for sports enthusiasts and journalists alike, and the essential guide to the London games.

At large-format, closely typeset pages, the tome is a prodigious and compendious work of reference. But it is also an amazingly readable book, for in the course of recording every single modern Olympic final at.

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No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Nonfiction. See all. Full Description: "A comprehensive guide to the summer Olympics recalls every contest from the initiation of the event in through the upcoming events scheduled forfeaturing information on records, medals, and individual athletic performance.

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Now in its eighth edition and published in anticipation of the Vancouver Games, The Complete Book of the Winter Olympics has been expanded to include the rules and scoring for all the upcoming events, as well as the results from the Turin Games.

The book also looks at the history of each Olympic event from inception to the present day. The Complete Book of the Olympics: Edition (Paperback) By David Wallechinsky, Jaime Loucky.

recorded by the top eight competitors in every event at the Beijing Olympics, and full descriptions of rules and scoring for every event included for It is. This entry is a catch-all for unspecified editions of The Complete Book of the Olympics and The Complete Book of the Summer te entries exist for each edition from through ; adding a year to your title will help align it with the correct edition/5.

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In The Complete Book of the Summer Olympics: Sydney Edition (Overlook, $, ISBN ) Olympics historian David Wallechinsky provides readers with every statistic they could ever possibly want. The narrative texts that accompany the stats offer.item 7 The Complete Book of the Olympics by Loukey, Jaime Paperback Book The Fast Free - The Complete Book of the Olympics by Loukey, Jaime Paperback Book The Fast Free.

$ Free shipping. See all 6. Ratings and Reviews. Write a review. 1 product rating. 5. 5/5(1).The Complete Book of the Olympics is just that – the pre-eminent point of reference for sports enthusiasts and journalists alike, and the essential guide to the London games.

At large-format, closely typeset pages, the tome is a prodigious and compendious work of reference/5(43).