The Resource G is for gold medal : An Olympics Alphabet., Brad Herzog, (ebook)

G is for gold medal : An Olympics Alphabet., Brad Herzog, (ebook)

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G is for gold medal : An Olympics Alphabet.
Title
G is for gold medal
Title remainder
An Olympics Alphabet.
Statement of responsibility
Brad Herzog
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Language
eng
Summary
From the first games held in ancient Greece to the cultural extravaganzas of recent years, there have been some incredible and amazing events and milestones in the world of Olympic sports. Now in G is for Gold Medal: An Olympics Alphabet, writer Brad Herzog showcases those athletes and events that not only set sports records but also impacted history and world views. Learn the meaning behind the five interlocking rings featured on the Olympic flag. Cheer on American Jim Thorpe as he won the pentathlon and decathlon at the 1912 Olympics in Stockholm, Sweden, only to lose his medals later. Read how the man dubbed as the "world's laziest high jumper" won the gold in 1968 and later had a jump named after him. All these moments and more are brought to life in G is for Gold Medal. Brad Herzog has written travel and sports books for readers young and old. His books with Sleeping Bear include the best-selling H is for Home Run: A Baseball Alphabet. Brad lives on California's Monterey Peninsula. Doug Bowles has been a freelance illustrator for more than twenty years. His books for Sleeping Bear include One Kansas Farmer: A Kansas Number Book and S is for Sunflower: A Kansas Alphabet. Doug lives in Leawood, Kansas
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Herzog, Brad
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Intended audience
  • Text Difficulty 6
  • MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
  • 7.3
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Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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NC Kids
Series statement
Sports Alphabet
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  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Picture Book Nonfiction
  • Sports & Recreations
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juvenile
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G is for gold medal : An Olympics Alphabet., Brad Herzog, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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electronic
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9781133693963
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(electronic bk)
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computer
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rdamedia
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remote
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Label
G is for gold medal : An Olympics Alphabet., Brad Herzog, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen.
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781133693963
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
92DCAF0E-5F5B-45F7-97A4-CA18D2E7A6DD
System control number
ODN0001372777
System details
Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 4714 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 4233 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB)

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