Boycott: Stolen Dreams of the 1980 Moscow Olympic Games Jerry Caraccioli

ISBN: 9780942257403

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272 pages


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Boycott: Stolen Dreams of the 1980 Moscow Olympic Games  by  Jerry Caraccioli

Boycott: Stolen Dreams of the 1980 Moscow Olympic Games by Jerry Caraccioli
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With a thorough exploration of the political climate of the time and the Soviet Union’s invasion of Afghanistan, this book describes the repercussions of Jimmy Carter’s American boycott of the 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow. Despite missing the gamesMoreWith a thorough exploration of the political climate of the time and the Soviet Union’s invasion of Afghanistan, this book describes the repercussions of Jimmy Carter’s American boycott of the 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow.

Despite missing the games they had trained relentlessly to compete in, many U.S. athletes went on to achieve remarkable successes in sports and overcame the bitter disappointment of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity dashed by geopolitics.



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