Book #53393

Rome 1960: The Olympics that Changed the World

David Maraniss

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York, London, Toronto, And Sydney: Simon & Schuster, 2008.
ISBN: 1416534075

Price: $41.25

A handsome first printing of the first edition in an equally unblemished dust-jacket.

The 1960 Rome Olympics were a watershed moment in world history. Hosted by Italy, these games showcased the best athletes from all over the world, and changed the face of modern sport. David Maraniss tells the dramatic story of how these games made a profound impact on the world, and changed the course of history.; 8vo; 478 pages.