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Ekaterina Gordeeva

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Published by Chelsea House Publishers in Philadelphia .
Written in English



  • Russia (Federation)


  • Gordeeva, Ekaterina -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Grinkov, Sergei, 1967-1995 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Gordeeva, Ekaterina.,
  • Grinkov, Sergei, 1967-1995.,
  • Figure skaters -- Russia (Federation) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Women figure skaters -- Russia (Federation) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Ice skaters.,
  • Women -- Biography.

Book details:

About the Edition

A biography of skating star Ekaterina Gordeeva who, with her husband Sergei Grinkov, won two Olympic gold medals, and who, since his untimely death in 1995, skates alone.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index.

StatementPegi Deitz Shea.
GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
SeriesFemale figure skating legends
LC ClassificationsGV850.G67 S54 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL365253M
ISBN 100791050270
LC Control Number98025571

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