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An Olympic Dream

The Story of Samia Yusuf Omar

An Olympic Dream( 1 customer ratings | )
Author: Kleist, Reinhard
ISBN:978-1-910593-09-7
Publication Date:May 2016
Publisher:Metro Media Limited
Imprint:SelfMadeHero
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $27.26
Book Description:

In 2008, 17-year-old Samia Yusuf Omar stood alongside some of the fastest women in the world on the start line of the Olympic 200m. Four years later, she boarded a refugee boat to Europe, risking her life on the waters of the Mediterranean. An Olympic Dreamtells the remarkable story of Samia's attempt to compete at the London Games in 2012. Picturing her life in Mogadishu, a city ravaged by conflict where the female athlete encountered discrimination and abuse, Reinhard Kleist...
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Book Details
Pages:152
Detailed Subjects: Comics & Graphic Novels / Nonfiction / Biography & Memoir
Sports & Recreation / Olympics & Paralympics
Biography & Autobiography / Sports
Biography & Autobiography / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):17.463 x 24.13 x 1.27 cm
Book Weight:0.418 Kilograms



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