The sports factories

Rosellini, L.; Marks, J.
February 1992
U.S. News & World Report;2/17/92, Vol. 112 Issue 6, p48
Presents the chilling inside story of how the Soviet bloc built its sports machine with ruthless efficiency. Those children of the Soviet bloc who were drilled relentlessly by coaches and fed steroids by the doctors. Profiles of Olympic athletes, gymnast Nadia Comaneci, ice skater Manuela Gross, among many others. INSET: The molecules of sport, by L. Rosellini, S. Dickman, et al....


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