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Ready, set Summer Olympics!

 How to watch the Olympics : the essential guide to the rules, statistics, heroes, and zeroes of every sport / David Goldblatt and Johnny Acton ; diagrams by Belinda Evans.
 

 

 

  A visitor's guide to the ancient Olympics / Neil Faulkner

 

 

 

 The complete book of the Olympics / David Wallechinsky and Jaime Loucky

 

 

 

 The Olympics' strangest moments : extraordinary but true tales from the history of the Olympic Games / Geoff Tibballs.

 

 

 

 Munich 1972 : tragedy, terror, and triumph at the Olympic Games / David Clay Large.

 

 

 

 Igniting the flame : America's first Olympic team / Jim Reisler.
 

 

 

 

 The price of gold : the toll and the triumph of one man's Olympic dream / Marty Nothstein with Ian Dille.

 

 

 

 Off balance : a memoir / Dominique Moceanu with Paul and Teri Williams.

 

 

 

 Running with the Kenyans : passion, adventure, and the secrets of the fastest people on earth / Adharanand Finn.

 

 

 

 Nazi games : the Olympics of 1936 / David Clay Large.

 

 

 

 

 Wonder girl : the magnificent sporting life of Babe Didrikson Zaharias / Don Van Natta Jr.

 

 

 

 Rome 1960 : the Olympics that changed the world / David Maraniss.

 

 

 

 

 The big fight : my life in and out of the ring / Sugar Ray Leonard with Michael Arkush.

 

 

 

 St. Louis Olympics 1904 / George Matthews and Sandra Marshall.

 

 

 

 

 Knitting for gold / Sue McBride.

 

 

 

 

 Something like the gods : a cultural history of the athlete from Achilles to LeBron / Stephen Amidon.

 

 

 

 Rivals : legendary matchups that made sports history / edited by David K. Wiggins and R. Pierre Rodgers.

 

 

 

 In the water they can't see you cry : a memoir / Amanda Beard ; with Rebecca Paley.

 

 

 

 


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