Skip to main content
Thumbnail for Olympics in Athens 1896 : the invention of the modern Olympic Games

Olympics in Athens 1896 : the invention of the modern Olympic Games

Smith, Michael Llewellyn2004
Books
In 1896 Athens hosted the Olympic Games for the first time in 1500 years. This text tells the story of the making of the modern games, the multinational group of intriguing characters who re-invented them and the first generation of new sporting heroes.
Imprint:
London : Profile, 2004.
Collation:
x, 290 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm.
Notes:
Includes index.Bibliography: p. 249-255.
ISBN:
186197342X9781861973429
Language:
English
View my active saved list
0 items in my active saved list