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The Resource America's first Olympics : the St. Louis games of 1904, George R. Matthews

America's first Olympics : the St. Louis games of 1904, George R. Matthews

Label
America's first Olympics : the St. Louis games of 1904
Title
America's first Olympics
Title remainder
the St. Louis games of 1904
Statement of responsibility
George R. Matthews
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Explores the history of the 1904 Olympics, held in St. Louis, Missouri, which featured first-time African American Olympians, a controversial marathon, and documentation by photojournalist Jessie Tarbox Beals. Examines the controversy surrounding the transfer of the games from Chicago to St. Louis"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Matthews, George R.
Dewey number
796.48
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV722 1904
LC item number
.M38 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Sports and American culture series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Olympic Games
Label
America's first Olympics : the St. Louis games of 1904, George R. Matthews
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-229) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A tale of two cities -- The ghost of Plato -- Transfer accepted -- St. Louis Olympian games -- Place in history
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 242 pages
Isbn
9780826215888
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005006499
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm58468164
Label
America's first Olympics : the St. Louis games of 1904, George R. Matthews
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-229) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A tale of two cities -- The ghost of Plato -- Transfer accepted -- St. Louis Olympian games -- Place in history
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 242 pages
Isbn
9780826215888
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005006499
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm58468164

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