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Olga Korbut

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Great Women in Sports. Detroit: Visible Ink Press, 1996.


Attner, Paul. Washington Post (March 18, 1973).

Calkins, Laurel Brubaker. "10 Again." People (July 15, 1996).

Golubev, Vladimir. Soviet Life (February, 1983).

Hersch, Hank. "Beaming Again." Sports Illustrated Classic (fall, 1992).

"Korbut Says Coach Forced Her to Have Sex." Globe and Mail (June 24, 1999).

Montville, Leigh. "Return of the Pixies." Sports Illustrated (November 27, 1989).

Montville, Leigh. "Forty for the Ages." Sports Illustrated (September 19, 1994).

"Olga's Midlife Crisis." Life (November, 1988).

Shaw, Bill. "Olga Korbut's Deadly Foe." People (March 4, 1991).

Torpy, Bill. "Life Turns Sour for Olympic Sweetheart Korbut." Atlanta Journal-Constitution (February 10, 2002).

Warren, Beth. "Olga Korbut Denies Any Link to Counterfeit Money at Former House." Atlanta Journal-Constitution (February 7, 2002).


International Gymnast. http://www.intlgymnast.com/legends/korbut.html (January 14, 2003).

Olga Korbut Web Site. http://www.olgakorbut.com (January 14, 2003).

Red Files. http://www.pbs.org/redfiles/sports/deep/interv/s_int_olga_korbut.htm (January 14, 2003).

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