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The Resource From Athens with pride : the official history of the Australian Olympic movement, 1894 to 2014, Harry Gordon

From Athens with pride : the official history of the Australian Olympic movement, 1894 to 2014, Harry Gordon

Label
From Athens with pride : the official history of the Australian Olympic movement, 1894 to 2014
Title
From Athens with pride
Title remainder
the official history of the Australian Olympic movement, 1894 to 2014
Statement of responsibility
Harry Gordon
Title variation
Official history of the Australian Olympic movement, 1894 to 2014
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of introduction
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From Athens With Pride chronicles Australia's Olympic journey, from the first Summer Games in Athens in 1896 to the Winter Games in Sochi in 2014. The journey has been one of wins and losses as well as triumphs and disappointments, but the commitment of Australia's athletes shines through at all times. This is a tribute to our Australian athletes
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1925-2015
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gordon, Harry
Dewey number
796.48
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coates, John AC
  • Coe, Sebastian
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Olympics
  • Olympics
  • Olympics
  • Olympics
Target audience
general
Label
From Athens with pride : the official history of the Australian Olympic movement, 1894 to 2014, Harry Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Foreword by Lord Sebastian Coe"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Message from John Coates AC -- Foreword by Lord Sebastian Coe -- Flack the Trailblazer -- The Pioneers -- 'A Hash of Our Work' -- Meet Me in St Louis ... Athens too -- London to the Rescue -- Fanny versus Rose -- Casualties of War -- The Manly Assault -- Not Out for a Duck -- The Sixpenny Games -- Prelude to War -- London to the Rescue ... Again -- Marjie, Marjie, It's You! -- The Games Under Threat -- The Friendly Games -- Passage to Rome -- The Goodbye Girls -- Reaching New Heights -- The Stained Games -- Failure ... and Change -- Defying the PM -- A Swordsman with Style -- Big Business, Big Games -- Hero to Zero -- Movers and Shakers -- Friends for Life -- Still the Same Water -- Stumbling Towards Glory -- The Girl Who Liked Pressure -- To Athens, with Talent -- Coming Out in Style -- Britannia Rules -- Winter Olympics - Chamonix 1924 to Sochi 2014 -- Against the Odds -- A Gentle Invasion -- Afterword -- Notes -- Australian Olympic History Facts -- Australian Teams at the Olympic Games -- Australian Teams at the Olympic Winter Games -- Australian Olympic Medals -- Australian Olympic Athletes -- Recommended Reading -- Index -- Picture Credits -- Acknowledgments -- Author Biography
Control code
000052521726
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9780702253348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)870331603
Label
From Athens with pride : the official history of the Australian Olympic movement, 1894 to 2014, Harry Gordon
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Foreword by Lord Sebastian Coe"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Message from John Coates AC -- Foreword by Lord Sebastian Coe -- Flack the Trailblazer -- The Pioneers -- 'A Hash of Our Work' -- Meet Me in St Louis ... Athens too -- London to the Rescue -- Fanny versus Rose -- Casualties of War -- The Manly Assault -- Not Out for a Duck -- The Sixpenny Games -- Prelude to War -- London to the Rescue ... Again -- Marjie, Marjie, It's You! -- The Games Under Threat -- The Friendly Games -- Passage to Rome -- The Goodbye Girls -- Reaching New Heights -- The Stained Games -- Failure ... and Change -- Defying the PM -- A Swordsman with Style -- Big Business, Big Games -- Hero to Zero -- Movers and Shakers -- Friends for Life -- Still the Same Water -- Stumbling Towards Glory -- The Girl Who Liked Pressure -- To Athens, with Talent -- Coming Out in Style -- Britannia Rules -- Winter Olympics - Chamonix 1924 to Sochi 2014 -- Against the Odds -- A Gentle Invasion -- Afterword -- Notes -- Australian Olympic History Facts -- Australian Teams at the Olympic Games -- Australian Teams at the Olympic Winter Games -- Australian Olympic Medals -- Australian Olympic Athletes -- Recommended Reading -- Index -- Picture Credits -- Acknowledgments -- Author Biography
Control code
000052521726
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9780702253348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)870331603

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