The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
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Author(s): Daniel James Brown,
ISBN-10: 067002581X
ISBN-13: 9780670025817
Published: 2013
Publisher: Penguin
Pages: 404
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Traces the story of an American rowing team from the University of Washington that defeated elite rivals at Hitler’s 1936 Berlin Olympics, sharing the experiences of such contributors as their enigmatic coach, a visionary boat builder and a homeless teen rower. By the author of Under a Flaming Sky.

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