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Olympic

a visitor"s companion

by George Wuerthner

  • 283 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Stackpole Books in Mechanicsburg, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Olympic National Park (Wash.),
  • Washington (State),
  • Olympic National Park
    • Subjects:
    • Natural history -- Washington (State) -- Olympic National Park -- Guidebooks.,
    • Olympic National Park (Wash.) -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementGeorge Wuerthner ; photographs by George Wuerthner ; illustrations by Douglas W. Moore.
      ContributionsMoore, Douglas W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF897.O5 W84 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 278 p. :
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL371349M
      ISBN 100811728692
      LC Control Number98032146
      OCLC/WorldCa40298276

      Official website of the Olympic Games. Find all past and future Olympics, Youth Olympics, sports, athletes, medals, results, IOC news, photos and videos. Kids' Books on the Olympics Get your kids excited for the games by reading about Olympic history, medal-winners, sporty stories, and summertime Olympic events. By Scholastic Parents Staff.

      David Wallechinsky (born David Wallace, February 5, ) is an American populist historian and television commentator, the president of the International Society of Olympic Historians (ISOH) and the founder and editor-in-chief of texasbestchambers.com and texasbestchambers.comen: 2. Jul 24,  · A book about the scandals alone would risk being biblical in scope. But the greater difficulty is that a thorough Olympic history must also be something of a world history, with tentacles.

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