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Title:
The boys in the boat nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
Author:
Brown, Daniel James, 1951-
Personal Author:
Edition:
Unabridged.
Publication Information:
New York : Penguin Audio, 2013.
Physical Description:
12 audio discs (14.5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
This is the remarkable story of the University of Washington's 1936 eight-oar crew and their epic quest for an Olympic gold medal. The sons of loggers, shipyard workers, and farmers, the boys defeated elite rivals first from eastern and British universities and finally the German crew rowing for Adolf Hitler in the Olympic games in Berlin, 1936.
General Note:
Subtitle from container.

Compact discs.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781611761696
Format :
Audiobook on CD