The Olympic Games Explained A Student Guide To The Evolution Of The Modern Olympic Games (Paperback)
This multidisciplinary text is a comprehensive introduction to the central themes and background of the modern Games.
The text considers a range of topics including:
* the ancient Olympics
Complemented by a dedicated website offering access to unique archive and other document sources, this book aims brings its audience the best Olympic educational expertise available.
From the Publisher:
The Olympic Games Explained represents a comprehensive introduction to the central themes and background of the modern games. This includes a consideration of ancient games, the modern revival at the end of the 19th century and the progressive development of the games throughout the 20th century. The text considers a range of topics including the ancient Olympics, the media and the Olympics, and Olympic marketing and sponsorship.