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

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Available copies

  • 2 copies at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 0 copies at York County Library System.

Current holds

73 current holds with 21 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
York - Rock Hill Branch 797.123 BROWN (Text) 33205010815898 Adult NonFiction Checked out 02/11/2015

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780670025817 (hc)
  • ISBN: 9780143125471 (sc)
  • Physical Description: 404 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Viking/Penguin, [2013]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: Daniel James Brown's robust book tells the story of the University of Washingtons 1936 eight-oar crew and their epic quest for an Olympic gold medal, a team that transformed the sport and grabbed the attention of millions of Americans.
Subject: Rowing > United States > History.
Rowers > United States > Biography.
University of Washington > Rowing > History.
Olympic Games (11th : 1936 : Berlin, Germany)