The Three-year Swim Club
The Untold Story of Maui's Sugar Ditch Kids and Their Quest for Olympic GloryLarge Print - 2015 | Large print edition
The inspirational story of a group of impoverished children who were transformed into champion swimmers. In 1937 an ordinary grammar school teacher on the island of Maui took a group of underprivileged children mostly of Japanese ancestry and, in three short years, transformed them into Olympic champions.
Publisher: New York, NY : Grand Central Publishing, ©2015
Edition: Large print edition
Branch Call Number: 797.210922 CHE 2015
Characteristics: viii, 657 pages (large print), 16 unumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm