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
  • This book traces the story of an American rowing team from the University of Washington that defeated elite rivals at Hitler's 1936 Berlin Olympics, sharing the experiences of their enigmatic coach, a visionary boat builder, and a homeless teen rower
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Daniel James
Dewey number
797.12/30973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
GV791
LC item number
.B844 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
8.4
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • University of Washington
  • Olympic Games
  • Rowing
  • Rowers
Label
The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Olympics, Daniel James Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223131150303
  • 31223112369203
  • 31223131150311
  • 31223131150329
  • 31223112370342
  • 31223112433405
  • 31223103221793
  • 31223103221777
  • 31223102941615
  • 31223102941623
  • 31223131150337
  • 31223112370508
  • 31223112369120
  • 31223131150345
  • 31223091125618
  • 31223131150352
  • 31223112369567
  • 31223091125634
  • 31223131150360
  • 31223091125626
  • 31223112369294
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-392) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
404 pages
Isbn
9780143125471
Isbn Type
(pbk. : Penguin)
Lccn
2013001560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • bro-copy20130528-147
  • bro-cust20130530-147
System control number
  • 899233567
  • (OCoLC)818953760
Label
The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Olympics, Daniel James Brown
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223131150303
  • 31223112369203
  • 31223131150311
  • 31223131150329
  • 31223112370342
  • 31223112433405
  • 31223103221793
  • 31223103221777
  • 31223102941615
  • 31223102941623
  • 31223131150337
  • 31223112370508
  • 31223112369120
  • 31223131150345
  • 31223091125618
  • 31223131150352
  • 31223112369567
  • 31223091125634
  • 31223131150360
  • 31223091125626
  • 31223112369294
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-392) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
404 pages
Isbn
9780143125471
Isbn Type
(pbk. : Penguin)
Lccn
2013001560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • bro-copy20130528-147
  • bro-cust20130530-147
System control number
  • 899233567
  • (OCoLC)818953760

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