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The Three-Year Swim Club [sound recording] : [the untold story of Maui's Sugar Ditch kids and their quest for Olympic glory] / Julie Checkoway.

Checkoway, Julie, (author.). Chadwick, Alex, 1947- (narrator.).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 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 3 total copies.

Summary:

The inspirational story of a group of impoverished children who were transformed into champion swimmers. In 1937 an ordinary grammar school teacher on the island of Maui took a group of underprivileged children mostly of Japanese ancestry and, in three short years, transformed them into Olympic champions.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library CD 797.210969 CHE (Text) 33892100387662 Adult Audiobooks Audiobook CD None 06/23/2016 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781619693845
  • ISBN: 1619693844
  • Physical Description: 13 sound discs (approximately 15 hrs.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 PDF disc.
  • Publisher: New York : Hachette Audio, 2015.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Subtitle from container.
Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Alex Chadwick.
Summary, etc.:
The inspirational story of a group of impoverished children who were transformed into champion swimmers. In 1937 an ordinary grammar school teacher on the island of Maui took a group of underprivileged children mostly of Japanese ancestry and, in three short years, transformed them into Olympic champions.
Subject: Olympic Games (14th : 1948 : London, England)
Japanese American children > Hawaii > Maui.
Swimming > Hawaii > Maui > History.
Swimmers > Hawaii > Maui > Biography.
Olympics.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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