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THE TREASURES OF THE OLYMPIC GAMES : AN INTERACTIVE HISTORY OF THE OLYMPIC GAMES : FEATURING REMOVABLE HISTORIC MEMORABILIA

Memorabilia

Published in association with The Olympic Museum, “The treasures of the Olympic Games” brings to life, through over 200 photographs and 21 removable items of memorabilia, the glorious history of the Olympic Summer Games. Beginning in 776 BC in ancient Greece through to its revival in 1896 and the subsequent modern Games, this exceptional archive beautifully captures the organization’s absorbing history and a wealth of sporting achievement. “The treasures of the Olympic Games” is a unique interactive book, where sports fans can hold and study facsimiles of historic documents, enabling them to get closer to the Games than has ever been possible before.

Ordinal Number
653
Language(s)
English
Author/s
IOC Olympic Studies Centre in collab. with the Olympic Museum's educational and cultural service and collections team
Editorial
Editor: Carlton Books.
Place: London
Year of Publication: 2016
Physical Description
Number of Pages: 64
Binding Type: hard cover : saddle-stitched
Size (width x height): 280x245mm
Availability
Availability: Olympic World Library, OSC IOC, Lausanne : Call Number MB 1284

Digital Version Available