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Contents Acknowledgments xi Introduction A Bridge to the Ancient Greeks? 3 I "Faster, Higher, Stronger" The Modern Olympics from Athens to Amsterdam 17 II Enter the Nazis 49 III Boycott Berlin! 69 IV The Winter Games 110 V On to Berlin 147 VI "Holy Flame, Burn" The Ceremonial Games 190 VII "Darktown Parade" Track and Field 227 VIII Of Pools, Mats, Rings, and Rough Waters 260 IX Olympia 296 Epilogue "The Games Must Go On" 317 Notes 346 Index 000
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Olympic Games (11th : 1936 : Berlin, Germany).
Sports -- Germany.
National socialism and sports.
Sports and state -- Germany.