A Global History of the Olympics – a tale of ugly politics and propaganda | Curio

A Global History of the Olympics – a tale of ugly politics and propaganda

10 mins | May 28, 2017

The Olympics have always been more about money and political objectives than sport, claims David Goldblatt in The Games: A Global History of the Olympics. David Runciman reviews his bracingly debunking account of the world’s greatest sporting institution in The Guardian.

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From The Guardian