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Published by Comité International Olympique in Lausanne .
Written in English


  • Olympics -- Records.,
  • Olympics -- Revival, 1896-

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Edition Notes

Other titlesGames of the first Olympiad.
Statementby the Baron de Coubertin ... [et al.].
ContributionsCoubertin, Pierre de, 1863-1937.
LC ClassificationsGV722 1896 .O4413 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination84 p. :
Number of Pages84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1582317M
LC Control Number91106565

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