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Author Butterfield, Moira, 1960-

Title The Olympics : scandals / Moira Butterfield.

Imprint Mankato : Sea-to-Sea, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Non-Fiction  796.48 BUTTERFIELD    ---  Available
Description 32 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm.
Series The Olympics
Note Includes chronologies.
Includes glossary.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.
Contents All about the Olympics - Ancient trouble - New games, new problems - Money vs. love - Politics wins - Protests and tragedy - Bribes for votes - Doping to win - Caught - Once-only cheaters - Medical matters - Future shocks.
Summary This book presents facts behind headlines of the Olympic Games, from bribes to steroids and from cheating to politics.
Audience 4-8 Medialog, Inc.
Subject Olympic games.
Sports -- Corrupt practices.
ISBN 9781597713207 (lib.)

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