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The Resource Speed kings : the 1932 Winter Olympics and the fastest men in the world, by Andy Bull, (text large print)

Speed kings : the 1932 Winter Olympics and the fastest men in the world, by Andy Bull, (text large print)

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Speed kings : the 1932 Winter Olympics and the fastest men in the world
Title
Speed kings
Title remainder
the 1932 Winter Olympics and the fastest men in the world
Statement of responsibility
by Andy Bull
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Exotic, exciting, and brutally dangerous, bobsledding was the must-see event of the 1932 Winter Olympics at Lake Placid. Speed Kings is story of risk, adventure, and daring as four Americans race to win the gold medal in the most dangerous competition in Olympic history
Summary
Traces the efforts of four American athletes from disparate backgrounds to win the gold medal for bobsledding during the 1932 Olympics, profiling how the American public, deep in the grip of the Great Depression, rallied around their achievements
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10448635
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
796
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press Large Print Popular and Narrative Nonfiction
Target audience
adult
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the 1932 Winter Olympics and the fastest men in the world
Label
Speed kings : the 1932 Winter Olympics and the fastest men in the world, by Andy Bull, (text large print)
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
920453911
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large Print edition.
Extent
603 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410485243
Lccn
2015033732
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
(Large Print)
System control number
(OCoLC)920453911
Label
Speed kings : the 1932 Winter Olympics and the fastest men in the world, by Andy Bull, (text large print)
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
920453911
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large Print edition.
Extent
603 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410485243
Lccn
2015033732
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
(Large Print)
System control number
(OCoLC)920453911

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