Includes bibliographical references (p. 23) and index.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Let the games begin! -- Before the games -- Horse racing events -- Running events -- Track and field -- Boxing and wrestling -- Award ceremonies -- Ancient vs. modern Olympics.
"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.