The 1976 Summer Olympics were the most riveting Games the world had ever seen, but planning efforts in Montreal were complicated by a wilful mayor, an inexperienced head of the IOC, a federal government that stayed at arm's length, and a provincial government split along federalist/separatist lines.An Insidera#39;s View of Organizing a Self-financing Games Paul Charles Howell. kind of rigour ... The Village would have yielded profit or loss depending on how much the city received in fees, rent, and eventual sales of apartments. ... The rio rented Village apartments in 1977 and 1978 and eventually sold them as condos.
|Author||:||Paul Charles Howell|
|Publisher||:||McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP - 2009|