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The Resource Fire on the track : Betty Robinson and the triumph of the early Olympic women, Roseanne Montillo

Fire on the track : Betty Robinson and the triumph of the early Olympic women, Roseanne Montillo

Label
Fire on the track : Betty Robinson and the triumph of the early Olympic women
Title
Fire on the track
Title remainder
Betty Robinson and the triumph of the early Olympic women
Statement of responsibility
Roseanne Montillo
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A group portrait of the female track stars who won gold at the Olympics--in 1928, 1932, and 1936--breaking barriers for female athletes and overcoming personal odds"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 796.42092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1061.15.R62
LC item number
M66 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Fire on the track : Betty Robinson and the triumph of the early Olympic women, Roseanne Montillo
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-273) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Part one. Amsterdam, 1928 -- On track -- A new arrival -- A new pair of shoes -- The debut -- Off to the races -- Off to the games -- The SS President Roosevelt -- Queen of the track -- A new Babe in town -- Welcome home -- Part two. Los Angeles, 1932 -- Flying high -- Summer woes -- California dreaming -- Go west, young woman, go west -- Part three. Berlin, 1936 -- The Nazi games -- Rebound -- Off to Berlin -- Phenoms -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn970036037
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
285 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781101906156
Lccn
2017008783
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o970036037
  • (OCoLC)970036037
Label
Fire on the track : Betty Robinson and the triumph of the early Olympic women, Roseanne Montillo
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-273) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Part one. Amsterdam, 1928 -- On track -- A new arrival -- A new pair of shoes -- The debut -- Off to the races -- Off to the games -- The SS President Roosevelt -- Queen of the track -- A new Babe in town -- Welcome home -- Part two. Los Angeles, 1932 -- Flying high -- Summer woes -- California dreaming -- Go west, young woman, go west -- Part three. Berlin, 1936 -- The Nazi games -- Rebound -- Off to Berlin -- Phenoms -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn970036037
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
285 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781101906156
Lccn
2017008783
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o970036037
  • (OCoLC)970036037

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