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The boys in the boat [sound recording] : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics / Daniel James Brown.

Available copies

  • 12 of 14 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 14 total copies.

Summary:

This is the remarkable story of the University of Washington's 1936 eight-oar crew and their epic quest for an Olympic gold medal. The sons of loggers, shipyard workers, and farmers, the boys defeated elite rivals first from eastern and British universities and finally the German crew rowing for Adolf Hitler in the Olympic games in Berlin, 1936.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library CD 797.123 BRO (Text) 33892100155713 Adult Audiobooks Audiobook CD None 12/19/2014 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781611761696
  • ISBN: 1611761697
  • Physical Description: 12 sound discs (14.5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Audio, p2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Subtitle from container.
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Edward Herrmann.
Summary, etc.:
This is the remarkable story of the University of Washington's 1936 eight-oar crew and their epic quest for an Olympic gold medal. The sons of loggers, shipyard workers, and farmers, the boys defeated elite rivals first from eastern and British universities and finally the German crew rowing for Adolf Hitler in the Olympic games in Berlin, 1936.
Subject: Rowing > United States > History.
Rowers > United States > Biography.
University of Washington > Rowing > History.
Olympic Games (11th : 1936 : Berlin, Germany)
Genre: Audiobooks.

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