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Read about history of the Olympics, which began in Ancient Greece. Includes
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A history of the Olympic Games from Ancient to Modern.
Jul 1, 2012 ... The history and origins of the Olympic Games take us back into the past of
Ancient Greece and the legends of the heroic athletes visiting the city ...
A brief History the first Olympic Games that can be traced back to the 776 BC until
their revival in the 1996 Olympics in Athens and the latest ones in London ...
A history of the Olympic Games: From ancient Greece to the present day.
After 1500 years with no Olympics, the modern Olympic Games were established.
Learn how and why the Games began again.
Jul 18, 2016 ... THE GAMES A Global History of the Olympics By David Goldblatt Illustrated. 516
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The Olympic Games began over 2,700 years ago in Olympia, in southwest
Greece. The Games were part of a religious festival. The Greek Olympics, thought