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7HCC - Historical Inquiry - A Significant Event: First Olympic Games

First Olympic Games

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Olympic Games 2019. Britannica School. Retrieved 20 May 2019, from

Olympic Games 2019, Welcome to the Ancient Olympic Games, accessed 20 May 2019, <>.

Stewart, R 1996, The original Olympics, Wayland, Hove.