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A medal of honor

an insider unveils the agony and the ecstasy of the Olympic dream

by Morton, John

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Published by BookPartners in Wilsonville, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Winter Olympics -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Morton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3563.O88355 M43 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination429 p. ;
    Number of Pages429
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL711508M
    ISBN 10188522186X
    LC Control Number97076821
    OCLC/WorldCa39124429

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