Those Elusive Rome Olympics: Pre-History and Preparation of the 1960 Games

Pasquale Polo, Elmer Sterken

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    Abstract

    In 1960 the Olympic Summer Games have been organised in Rome. Italy had a turbulent Olympic history and used the economic and cultural upswing to organise fairytale Games.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)58-67
    Number of pages10
    JournalJournal of Olympic History
    Volume28
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - 2020

    Keywords

    • Olympic Games
    • Rome
    • Economic history

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