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The Resource Speed kings : the 1932 Winter Olympics and the fastest men in the world, Andy Bull

Speed kings : the 1932 Winter Olympics and the fastest men in the world, Andy Bull

Label
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
Andy Bull
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
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
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Bull, Andy
Dewey number
796.9/52
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV856
LC item number
.B85 2015b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print popular and narrative nonfiction
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  • Olympic Winter Games
  • Bobsledding
  • Bobsledders
  • Large type books
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, Andy Bull
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 592-598)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The kid -- A new sport -- The playboy -- A call for volunteers -- The musician? -- The race -- A man with a mission -- The boxer -- The new US team -- The Suicide Club -- The final -- The next big thing -- The war begins -- The last flight of Billy Fiske -- Epilogue
Control code
20471227
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large Print edition.
Extent
605 pages (large print):
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410485243
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015033732
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn920453911
  • (OCoLC)920453911
Label
Speed kings : the 1932 Winter Olympics and the fastest men in the world, Andy Bull
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 592-598)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The kid -- A new sport -- The playboy -- A call for volunteers -- The musician? -- The race -- A man with a mission -- The boxer -- The new US team -- The Suicide Club -- The final -- The next big thing -- The war begins -- The last flight of Billy Fiske -- Epilogue
Control code
20471227
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large Print edition.
Extent
605 pages (large print):
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410485243
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015033732
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn920453911
  • (OCoLC)920453911

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