The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics Reviews
- Used Book in Good Condition
For readers of Laura Hillenbrand’s Seabiscuit and Unbroken, the dramatic story of the American rowing team that stunned the world at Hitler’s 1936 Berlin Olympics
Daniel James Brown’s robust book tells the story of the University of Washington’s 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. 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.
The emotional heart of the story lies with one rower, Joe Rantz, a teenager without family or prospects, who row
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One great moment with one astonishing Sharon Stone coming out of Roberto Cavalli’s boat on her way to the red carpet at the Cannes Fim Festival. Cannes, Fran…
- Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
- Dimensions: Approximately 4.25 x 11.5 inches; 11 x 29 cm
- Authentication: Dual Serial-Numbered Certificates of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
- Packaged in custom sleeve w/ archival black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
This is an excellent original 1931 black and white print ad promoting travel to Italy from Italian Tourist Information Office located at Squibb Building, 745 Fifth Avenue, New York City.
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