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The Modern Olympics: A Struggle For Revival

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According to most accounts, the man solely responsible for reviving the modern Olympic Games was Baron Pierre de Coubertin. Now, in The Modern Olympics, David C. Young challenges this view, revealing that Coubertin was only the last and most successful of many contributors to the dream of the modern Olympics.Based on thirteen years of research in previously neglected docum ...more
Hardcover, 272 pages
Published November 12th 1996 by Johns Hopkins University Press
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