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All books will ship on June 16, 2016.
June 16th is the 122nd anniversary of the day in 1894 when Coubertin won acclamation for the restoration of the Olympics at the Sorbonne.
Inspired by the real events of Coubertin’s life, Hirthler’s novel adds dramatic tension to a story the entire Olympic Family needs to hear.
Through this hopeful and evocative fictional narrative, The Idealist takes you on a timely journey into the heart and soul of the man who created the Olympic Games and gave the world its greatest and ever needed celebration of humanity.
When you’re finished reading The Idealist, you’ll have no doubt that Coubertin is one of history’s greatest forgotten heroes.