The Resource The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Olympics, Daniel James Brown

The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Olympics, Daniel James Brown

Label
The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Olympics
Title
The boys in the boat
Title remainder
nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Olympics
Statement of responsibility
Daniel James Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Daniel James Brown's robust book tells the story of the University of Washington's 1936 eight-oar crew and their epic quest for an Olympic gold medal, a team that transformed the sport and grabbed the attention of millions of Americans
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2014
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Adult Nonfiction, 2014.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10178632
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Daniel
Dewey number
797.12/30973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Olympic Games
  • Rowers
  • Rowing
  • University of Washington
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Olympics
Label
The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Olympics, Daniel James Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
404 pages
Isbn
9780670025817
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013001560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)818953760
  • ocn818953760
  • OCoLC
Label
The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Olympics, Daniel James Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
404 pages
Isbn
9780670025817
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013001560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)818953760
  • ocn818953760
  • OCoLC

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