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The Resource 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

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

Label
How to watch the Olympics : the essential guide to the rules, statistics, heroes, and zeroes of every sport
Title
How to watch the Olympics
Title remainder
the essential guide to the rules, statistics, heroes, and zeroes of every sport
Statement of responsibility
David Goldblatt and Johnny Acton ; diagrams by Belinda Evans
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Offers an entertaining guide to the rules, strategy and history of each Olympic sport, including witty, detailed descriptions and clever illustrations." - Publishers description
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
796.48
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV721.5
LC item number
.G6155 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Label
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "First published in Great Britain by Profile Books Ltd 2011"--T.p. verso
Contents
The opening ceremony -- Archery -- Athletics -- Badminton -- Basketball -- Boxing -- Canoeing -- Cycling -- Diving -- Equestrianism -- Fencing -- Football -- Gymnastics -- Handball -- Hockey -- Judo -- Modern pentathlon -- Rowing -- Sailing -- Shooting -- Swimming -- Synchronised swimming -- Table tennis -- Taekwondo -- Tennis -- Triathlon -- Volleyball -- Water polo -- Weightlifting -- Wrestling -- The medals ceremony -- The closing ceremony -- Appendix 1: Discontinued OIympic sports -- Appendix 2: The 26 previous Olympic games
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
400 p.
Isbn
9780143121879
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn755697732
  • (OCoLC)755697732
  • 1805489
Label
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
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "First published in Great Britain by Profile Books Ltd 2011"--T.p. verso
Contents
The opening ceremony -- Archery -- Athletics -- Badminton -- Basketball -- Boxing -- Canoeing -- Cycling -- Diving -- Equestrianism -- Fencing -- Football -- Gymnastics -- Handball -- Hockey -- Judo -- Modern pentathlon -- Rowing -- Sailing -- Shooting -- Swimming -- Synchronised swimming -- Table tennis -- Taekwondo -- Tennis -- Triathlon -- Volleyball -- Water polo -- Weightlifting -- Wrestling -- The medals ceremony -- The closing ceremony -- Appendix 1: Discontinued OIympic sports -- Appendix 2: The 26 previous Olympic games
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
400 p.
Isbn
9780143121879
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn755697732
  • (OCoLC)755697732
  • 1805489

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