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Olympic Islands

documentary heritage
  • Description

    A book about Pasifika Olympic gold medal winners.

  • Place
  • Other Id

    GV687 RIL (Library of Congress Call Number)

    90175 (Cat ID)

    89999 (Presto content ID)

  • Department

Images and documents


  • Object Type
  • Name/Title
    Olympic Islands
  • Primary Maker
  • Contributor/Publisher
    Reading Warrior
  • Place
  • Date
  • Physical Description

    46 pages : colour illustrations ; 23 cm.

  • Language
  • Level of Current Record
    Bib record
  • Member Object

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  • Content
    Introduction: An Olympic state of mind -- The Olympic Games -- American Samoa (Maselino Masoe: boxing ; Lisa Misipeka: hammer throw, shot put, discus ; Faauuga Muagututia: bobsled) -- Cook Islands (Luisa Peters: weightlifting ; Sam Pera, Sr., Sam Pera, Jr: weightlifting ; Christie Mokotupu: volleyball) -- Fiji (Maria Liku: wightlifting ; Anthony (Tony) Philp: windsurfing ; Jone Delai, 100m, 200m ; Iliesa Delana: Class F42 (single leg amputee without prosthesis) high jump) -- Hawaii (Duke Kahanamoku: swimming ; Natasha Kai: football (soccer) ; Warren Kealoha: swimming ; Tommy Tamio Kono: weightlifting) -- Nauru (Yukio Peter: weightlifting ; Marcus Stephen: weightlifting ; Paul Coffa: Oceania Weightlifting Institute ; Itte Detenamo: weightlifting) -- Niue (Jody Cameron: basketball ; Pero Cameron: basketball) -- Samoa (Ele Opeloge: weightlifting ; Greg Louganis: diving ; Eric Fonoimoana: beach volleyball ; To'aletai David Tua: boxing) -- Tonga ('Otosico Havili: middleweight boxing; Fuahea Semi (AKA Bruno Banani): luge ; Siulolo Vao 'Ikavuka: shot put, discus ; Paea Wolfgram: superheavyweight boxing ; Valerie Adams: shot put) -- Tuvalu (Asenate Manoa: 100m ; Logona Esau: weightlifting ; Okilani Tinilau: 100m).
  • Public Access Text

    [Keywords: Olympic athletes--Oceania--Juvenile literature]

    Includes bibliographical references.

  • Collection Type
    Reading Room
  • Copyright
    All rights reserved
  • Last Update
    16 Dec 2023

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