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THE ANCIENT OLYMPIC GAMES
THE GROWTH OF ATHLETICS AND FORMATION OF
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The Evolution of the Olympic Games 1829 B. C. -1914 A. D.
Frederick Annesley Michael Webster
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altar Altis Amateur Athletic Association America Amphitheatre ancient ancient Olympic Games Apollo appear arms Athenian Athens Athletic Club body boxer boxing Britain British Olympic Association Broughton celebrated cestus champion championship chariot chariot-race compete competition competitors contests Coubertin crown Diagoras Elean England erected feet field events Fifth Olympiad fight formed France Germany Greece Greek ground Gymnasium gymnasts hand held Hellanodicae Hellenic Festivals heralds Hercules Hippodamia honour horses hurdle Imperial Committee introduced in Olympiad Isthmian Games javelin King knights Laodamas long jump match medals meeting metres miles modern Olympiads nations Neat Olympiad Olympic Committee Olympic Games opponent Oxylus pancratium Pausanias Pelops pentathlon Pherenice practised Prince prize programme Prytaneum pugilists Pythian Pythian Games race running sacred spectators sport Spring Stadium statue Stockholm stood Sweden Swedish swimming temple Throwing the discus trainers umpires victor W. G. George Winner wrestling yards Zeus