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Brief History of the Olympic Games. Ancient Olympic Games: Chronology of
athletic events added to the Olympic Games: Myths and the Olympic Games:
A history of the Olympic Games from Ancient to Modern.
According to tradition the first Olympics took place in 776 BC. While one legends
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A history of the Olympic Games: From ancient Greece to the present day.
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