Ancient Greek Olympics

This book recounts the day-by-day activities of the ancient Games: the athletes and their training, the spectators, the sporting events, the religious ceremonies, and the banquets. It guides the reader around Olympia and provides an athlete's view of the events. This book is sure to capture the imagination of history and sports fans alike. Ages 8 and up. By Richard Woff. British Museum and Oxford University Press. Hardcover. 32 pages.