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Author Williams, Heather, 1974- author.

Title Miracle on ice / [Heather Williams].

Publication Info. Ann Arbor, Michigan : Cherry Lake Publishing, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 796.9626 WIL    Available
Description 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Sports unite us
21st century skills library. Sports unite us.
Summary "Most of the time sports are seen as the height of competition, but often they also bring people together in times of cultural, social, and political upheaval. Miracle on Ice explores the way the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team served to bring Americans together in a time we needed it most. Includes ties to 21st Century themes, as well as infographics, timelines, glossary, and index"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Uneasy times -- Gods on ice -- Unlikely heroes -- Do you believe in miracles? -- Out of many, one.
Subject Olympic Winter Games (13th : 1980 : Lake Placid, N.Y.) -- Juvenile literature.
Hockey -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Hockey teams -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781534129573 (hardcover)

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