The Resource Nazi games : the Olympics of 1936, David Clay Large

Nazi games : the Olympics of 1936, David Clay Large

Label
Nazi games : the Olympics of 1936
Title
Nazi games
Title remainder
the Olympics of 1936
Statement of responsibility
David Clay Large
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Title
Nazi games
Creator
Summary
A historical account of the 1936 Olympics discusses how the games represented a critical collision of athletics and politics for Nazi Germany, sharing details about the role of the Nazi Propaganda Ministry and international efforts to boycott the games
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
796.48
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV722 1936
LC item number
.L37 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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David Clay Large
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Nazi games : the Olympics of 1936, David Clay Large
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 345-377) and index
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Contents
Introduction : a bridge to the ancient Greeks? -- "Faster, higher, stronger" : the modern Olympics from Athens to Amsterdam -- Enter the Nazis -- Boycott Berlin! -- The winter games -- On to Berlin -- "Holy flame, burn" : the ceremonial games -- "Darktown parade" : track and field -- Of pools, mats, rings, and rough waters -- Olympia -- Epilogue : "the games must go on"
Control code
4214922
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 401 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393058840
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006101366
Other physical details
ill
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4214922
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm77485879
  • (OCoLC)77485879

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