TITLE

Olympics prove sceptics wrong

AUTHOR(S)
Patrick COLLINS
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Mail on Sunday;10/28/2012, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
WHILE the nation celebrated the extraordinary success of London's Olympics, the sceptics stood scowling on the sidelines.
ACCESSION #
82838399

 

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