A medal of honor an insider unveils the agony and the ecstasy of the Olympic dream by Morton, John

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Published by BookPartners in Wilsonville, Or .

Written in English

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  • Winter Olympics -- Fiction.

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StatementJohn Morton.
LC ClassificationsPS3563.O88355 M43 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination429 p. ;
Number of Pages429
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL711508M
ISBN 10188522186X
LC Control Number97076821

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