Cold War Games

Cold War Games

Espionage, Spies and Secret Operations at the 1956 Olympic Games

Book - 2017
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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
ISBN: 9781760405687
Characteristics: xx, 348 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.


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