Description or summary of the book: A fascinating look at the Olympic Games outlining how the games began and the development of sports, venues and ceremonies, while offering an insight into the Paralympic and Winter Games and other global sporting events. Full-colour photographs, illustrations and clear, concise text make this a very readable introduction to one of the biggest sporting events in the world. Including photos of famous competitors in action, this fantastic book will stir excitement for 'Rio 2016' in readers of all ages. With over 100 photographs and artefacts. Published in conjunction with The International Olympic Committee.An informative and in-depth look at great moments, notable records and the history of the Olympic Games, in a fascinating picture book.
Estimated reading time (average reader): 1H48M47S
Other categories, genre or collection: Children's Sports Books
Available formats: WORD, LIT, TCR, PML, DOC, TXT, EPUB, PDF. Compressed in ARJ, ZIP, RAR, ISO