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The Resource The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics, Daniel James Brown

The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics, Daniel James Brown

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The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
Title
The boys in the boat
Title remainder
nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
Statement of responsibility
Daniel James Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the story of an American rowing team from the University of Washington that defeated elite rivals at Hitler's 1936 Berlin Olympics, sharing the experiences of their enigmatic coach, a visionary boat builder, and a homeless teen rower
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2014
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Adult Nonfiction, 2014.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10178632
Cataloging source
DLC
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1951-
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Brown, Daniel
Dewey number
797.12/30973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV791
LC item number
.B844 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • University of Washington
  • Olympic Games
  • Rowing
  • Rowers
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nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Olympics
Label
The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics, Daniel James Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Part one. 1899-1933 : What seasons have they been through? -- Part two. 1934 : Resiliency -- Part three. 1935 : The parts that really matter
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
404 p.
Isbn
9780670025817
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013001560
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)853621032
Label
The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics, Daniel James Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Part one. 1899-1933 : What seasons have they been through? -- Part two. 1934 : Resiliency -- Part three. 1935 : The parts that really matter
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
404 p.
Isbn
9780670025817
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013001560
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)853621032

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