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Author Simons, Lisa, 1969-

Title The first Olympics of ancient Greece / Lisa Simons.

Imprint North Mankato, MN : Capstone Press, 2015.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Jumpstart Chapter Non-Fiction  938 SIMONS    ---  Available
Description 24 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 22 cm
Series First facts. Ancient Greece
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 23) and index.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Let the games begin! -- Before the games -- Horse racing events -- Running events -- Track and field -- Boxing and wrestling -- Award ceremonies -- Ancient vs. modern Olympics.
Summary "In ancient Greece different city-states often fought one another in deadly battles. But every four years the Greeks set aside their differences to honor the gods and compete peacefully in the Olympic Games. Learn all about the athletes, competitions, and religious ceremonies of the ancient Olympics."--Publisher.
Audience 123.
770 Lexile.
O Fountas and Pinnell.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR RL 4.6 0.5 166904 PCMS.
Subject Olympic games (Ancient)
Olympic games -- History.
Olympic games.
ISBN 1491402733

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