Holiday Hours

Limited Library services on Thursday, December 14 due to necessary hardware and software updates. Details

The Republic Branch Library is closed for shelving renovations through Monday, Dec. 11. The branch will reopen Tuesday, Dec. 12.
Drive-up service continues during the renovations, Monday-Saturday from 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

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From the Stacks

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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