Igniting the Flame: America’s First Olympic Team


Jim Reisler (Author) and Dave Wottle (Introduction author)

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 296 pages

File size: 1.7 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

The story of the fourteen men – largely forgotten and never the subject of a full-length book – who created the American Olympic movement by winning eleven gold medals at the first modern Olympics in 1896 in Athens, timed for publication leading up to the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials and the 2012 Olympics in London.