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The Resource Boycott : stolen dreams of the 1980 Moscow Olympic Games, Tom Caraccioli and Jerry Caraccioli ; foreword by Vice President Walter F. Mondale, (electronic resource)

Boycott : stolen dreams of the 1980 Moscow Olympic Games, Tom Caraccioli and Jerry Caraccioli ; foreword by Vice President Walter F. Mondale, (electronic resource)

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Boycott : stolen dreams of the 1980 Moscow Olympic Games
Title
Boycott
Title remainder
stolen dreams of the 1980 Moscow Olympic Games
Statement of responsibility
Tom Caraccioli and Jerry Caraccioli ; foreword by Vice President Walter F. Mondale
Title variation
Stolen dreams of the 1980 Moscow Olympic Games
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Language
eng
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CaPaEBR
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Caraccioli, Tom
LC call number
GV722 1980
LC item number
.C37 2008eb
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  • Caraccioli, Jerry
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  • Olympic Games
  • Olympics
  • Athletes
  • Sports and state
  • Boycotts
  • United States
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  • With a thorough exploration of the political climate of the time and the Soviet Unions invasion of Afghanistan, this book describes the repercussions of Jimmy Carters American boycott of the 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow. Despite missing the games they had trained relentlessly to compete in, many U.S. athletes went on to achieve remarkable successes in sports and overcame the bitter disappointment of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity dashed by geopolitics
  • With a thorough exploration of the political climate of the time and Russia's invasion of Afghanistan, this book describes the repercussions of Jimmy Carter's American boycott of the 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow. Despite missing the games they had trained relentlessly to compete in, many U.S. athletes went on to achieve remarkable successes in sports and overcame the bitter disappointment of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity dashed by geopolitics
Label
Boycott : stolen dreams of the 1980 Moscow Olympic Games, Tom Caraccioli and Jerry Caraccioli ; foreword by Vice President Walter F. Mondale, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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OCM1bookssj0000114207
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unknown
Isbn
9780942257403
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remote
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(WaSeSS)bookssj0000114207
Label
Boycott : stolen dreams of the 1980 Moscow Olympic Games, Tom Caraccioli and Jerry Caraccioli ; foreword by Vice President Walter F. Mondale, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000114207
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780942257403
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000114207

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