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The Olympic Winter Games

by Caroline Arnold

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Winter Olympics -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Winter Olympics.,
  • Olympics.

  • About the Edition

    A brief history of the winter Olympic games, with descriptions of individual events and profiles of several past champions.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 60-61) and index.

    Statementby Caroline Arnold.
    SeriesA First book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV841.5 .A75 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2028520M
    ISBN 100531200531
    LC Control Number91004667
    OCLC/WorldCa23254254

    The Winter Olympics, officially known as the III Olympic Winter Games, were a winter multi-sport event in the United States, held in Lake Placid, New games opened on February 4 and closed on February It was the first of four Winter Olympics held in the United States; Lake Placid hosted again in The games were awarded to Lake Placid in part by the efforts of Godfrey. In Winter Olympics, the Beijing Competition Zone will be home to three Olympic winter sports, namely Curling, Ice Hockey and Skating. It will group 12 venues, including eight that were legacy from the Beijing Olympic Games, three newly-built, and one temporary.

    - The Winter Olympic Games {A Book for Emergent Readers} Learn new and relevant vocabulary, trace common early sight words, and add to the scene on each page as you read about the upcoming Olympic events. Now in its eighth edition and published in anticipation of the Vancouver Games, The Complete Book of the Winter Olympics has been expanded to include the rules and scoring for all the upcoming events, as well as the results from the Turin Games. The book also looks at the history of each Olympic event from inception to the present day.

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