Cold War Games
Espionage, Spies and Secret Operations at the 1956 Olympic GamesBook - 2017
The 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games have become known as the 'friendly games', but East-West rivalry ensured that they were anything but friendly. From the bloody semi-final water polo match between the USSR and Hungary, to the athletes who defected to the West, sport and politics collided during the Cold War.
Publisher: Richmond, Victoria, Bonnier Publishing Australia,, 2017.
Copyright Date: ©2017
Characteristics: xx, 348 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.