In this remarkable collection, the most respected journalists of seven decades describe the greatest Olympic and Paralympic moments that took place before their eyes. A fascinating mix of personal achievements and unexpected drama, the articles delve into the stories behind the headlines to bring the moment and its context vividly to life. Each event is explored both as contemporaries saw it and in the wider framework of Olympic and Paralympic history, allowing scope for analysis, reflection and the sometimes poignant ...

Heat of the Moment 2011, John Wiley & Sons

ISBN-13: 9781119973119