The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are leading
international ..... The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi were the most expensive
Olympic Games in history, costing in excess o...
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Aug 11, 2016 ... History maker Michael Phelps (USA) has another series of milestones in his
sights as he prepares to defend in Rio his 200m individual medley ...
Origin and History of the Olympic Games From Grolier Online's New Book of
Knowledge. The Rise of the Games The Olympic Games originated long ago in ...
A history of the Olympic Games from Ancient to Modern.
A history of the Olympic Games: From ancient Greece to the present day.
Jul 31, 2016 ... The ancient Olympic games in Greece probably didn't include torch relays. Here,
the Olympic torch passes through Brasilia en route to Rio de ...
The primary publication of ISOH is the Journal of Olympic History, formerly called
Citius, Altius, Fortius through the fall 1996 issue. The Journal of Olympic History ...
Jul 18, 2016 ... THE GAMES A Global History of the Olympics By David Goldblatt Illustrated. 516
pp. W.W. Norton & Company. $29.95. In the late 19th century, ...
Aug 3, 2016 ... Punishment for cheating and bribery in the Olympics of Ancient Greece could
include fines, public flogging and statewide bans from ...