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A History of the Olympics

John Goodbody

An unusual release on audiobook format! The 2008 Beijing Olympics take place in August. John Goodbody, for many years chief sports news writer for The Times, has covered every Olympics since 1964. In this entertaining and informative account, he tells the main stories of each of the modern Olympics. Here are some of the heroes and heroines who have made sporting history, as well as the main disasters and scandals that attend the world’s greatest sporting event.

An unusual release on audiobook format! The 2008 Beijing Olympics take place in August. John Goodbody, for many years chief sports news writer for The Times, has covered every Olympics since 1964. In this entertaining and informative account, he tells the main stories of each of the modern Olympics. Here are some of the heroes and heroines who have made sporting history, as well as the main disasters and scandals that attend the world’s greatest sporting event.
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An unusual release on audiobook format! The 2008 Beijing Olympics take place in August. John Goodbody, for many years chief sports news writer for The Times, has covered every Olympics since 1964. In this entertaining and informative account, he tells the main stories of each of the modern Olympics. Here are some of the heroes and heroines who have made sporting history, as well as the main disasters and scandals that attend the world’s greatest sporting event.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Barry Davies

Length:

6h 21m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:50


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

08:01


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:49


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

03:50


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

07:47


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

07:30


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

07:10


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

10:39


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

06:15


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

12:42


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

15:31


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

13:36


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

14:05


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

16:04


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

18:28


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

16:52


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

15:40


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

18:06


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

17:04


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

18:04


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

18:09


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

18:37


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

14:54


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

13:12


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

17:50


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

19:53


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

45:31