The modern Olympic Games : a work of "Barbarians" / Christian Wacker

Wacker, Christian

This article is on the imagery of 1896, which the author describes as very modern. Antiquity had only an exemplary character for Pierre de Coubertin. In fact, the IOC founder wanted something new, something never done before.

See the issue of the journal "Journal of Olympic history, 27.2, 2019"

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