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Olympic Games

Allen Guttmann

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Women in World History

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780195148909
Published online January 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780195337860
Olympic Games

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Pierre de Coubertin created the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in 1894 and summoned the world's youth to participate

Reference Entry.  1803 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Social and Cultural History

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