Vladimir Putin

Worrall, James

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The Olympic Games at Munich, 1972. Major political objectives. Contrast with the 1936 "Nazi Olympics." Costs. Security problems. The performance of the Canadian team. Selection, approach, and size of the Canadian team. COA guidelines. Canada's place in sport. Ways to improve Canada's international standing. Anecdotes and examples. Plans for the Olympic Games to be held in Montreal in 1976. The possibilities for success.