Sport Under Communism : Behind the East German 'Miracle' Hardback
Part of the Global Culture and Sport Series series
Based on original Stasi and Communist Party archival sources, this book uncovers why East Germany was for two decades running one of the most successful nations in the Summer and Winter Olympics, exploring how the central elite sports system was beset by internal tensions and disputes.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 261 pages, XIV, 261 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 24/04/2012
- Category: Social & cultural history
- ISBN: 9780230227842