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The Resource Triumph : the untold story of Jesse Owens and Hitler's Olympics, Jeremy Schaap

Triumph : the untold story of Jesse Owens and Hitler's Olympics, Jeremy Schaap

Label
Triumph : the untold story of Jesse Owens and Hitler's Olympics
Title
Triumph
Title remainder
the untold story of Jesse Owens and Hitler's Olympics
Statement of responsibility
Jeremy Schaap
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A look at the accomplishments of Jesse Owens at the 1936 Olympic Games draws on interviews, family sources, and archival research to provide a portrait of a remarkable man in relation to the intrigues, controversies, and political machinations that took place
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schaap, Jeremy
Dewey number
  • 796.42092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV697.O9
LC item number
S33 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Owens, Jesse
  • Track and field athletes
  • African American athletes
  • Jewish athletes
  • Glickman, Marty
  • Stoller, Sam
  • Olympics
  • Olympic Games
  • National socialism
  • Racism
Label
Triumph : the untold story of Jesse Owens and Hitler's Olympics, Jeremy Schaap
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [237]-256) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- A day to remember -- Out of Alabama -- Vincible -- Heelbones and a new start -- The judge and the millionaire -- "We are with you, Adolf" -- A blessing in disguise -- Jew kills Nazi -- A friend and a foe felled -- Olympic trials -- Olympia --The belle of the ball -- The battle tent of some great emperor -- The youth of the world -- Day one -- Day two -- Day three -- He flies like the Hindenburg -- The relay -- Epilogue
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 272 pages
Isbn
9780618688227
Isbn Type
(HRD)
Lccn
2006026926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
BK0006771028
Label
Triumph : the untold story of Jesse Owens and Hitler's Olympics, Jeremy Schaap
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [237]-256) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- A day to remember -- Out of Alabama -- Vincible -- Heelbones and a new start -- The judge and the millionaire -- "We are with you, Adolf" -- A blessing in disguise -- Jew kills Nazi -- A friend and a foe felled -- Olympic trials -- Olympia --The belle of the ball -- The battle tent of some great emperor -- The youth of the world -- Day one -- Day two -- Day three -- He flies like the Hindenburg -- The relay -- Epilogue
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 272 pages
Isbn
9780618688227
Isbn Type
(HRD)
Lccn
2006026926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
BK0006771028

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