TITLE

LOOKING BACK: THE ODDBALL OLYMPICS

AUTHOR(S)
Roessing, W.
PUB. DATE
July 1988
SOURCE
Saturday Evening Post;Jul/Aug88, Vol. 260 Issue 5, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Since the introduction of the modern Olympic Games in 1896 in Athens, Greece, more than 125 curious individual and team events, including live pigeon shooting, tug of war and small-bore rifle, have enjoyed competitions--though briefly--in Olympic Summer Games. INSET: Summer Olympics at a glance..
ACCESSION #
8800010784

 

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