Speed kings : the 1932 Winter Olympics and the fastest men in the world

by Bull, Andy, 1956-

Format: Large Print 2015
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Community Library of Allegheny Valley - Harrison Non Fiction LP 796.952 BULL
Location  Community Library of Allegheny Valley - Harrison
Collection  Non Fiction
Call Number  LP 796.952 BULL
An Indie Next PickIn the 1930s, as the world hurtled toward war, speed was all the rage. Exotic, exciting, and brutally dangerous, bobsledding was the must-see event of the 1932 Winter Olympics at Lake Placid. Speed Kings is story of risk, adventure, and daring as four Americans race to win the gold medal in the most dangerous competition in Olympic history.
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Series Thorndike Press large print popular and narrative nonfiction.
Subjects Olympic Winter Games -- (3rd : -- 1932 : -- Lake Placid, N.Y.)
Bobsledding -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Bobsledders -- United States -- Biography.
Large type books.
Publisher Farmington Hills, Mich :Thorndike Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning,2015
Edition Large print edition.
Language English
Description 603 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
ISBN 9781410485243
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