The Story of the Olympics

The Story of the Olympics

A brilliant introduction to the history of The Olympics, from the traditional games of Ancient Greece, to their revival by Pierre de Coubertin and the pomp and ceremony of the modern Games. Internet links to carefully selected websites allow children to access the very best sites to support this book and enhance their learning experience. Specially written for children growing in reading confidence and ability. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme, developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.

  • For ages: 12-17
  • Format: Hardback | 64 pages
  • Dimensions: 130 x 196 x 10mm | 219g
  • Publication date: 01 May 2012
  • Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd
  • Publication City/Country: London, United Kingdom
  • Language: English
  • Edition Statement: New ed
  • Illustrations note: full colour illustrations throughout
  • ISBN13: 9781409545934
  • Bestsellers rank: 54,041

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