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Larisa Latynina

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Riordan, James. Soviet Sports Background to the Olympics. New York: New York University Press, 1980.

Schultz, Heinrich, and Stephen S. Taylor. Who's Who in the USSR 1961-62. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1962.


"Mrs. Latynina Falls from Power." Times (London, England) (October 22, 1964): 4.


"Larisa Latynina (USSR)." Gymn Forum, http://www.gymn-forum.com/bios/latynina_1.html (November 19, 2002).

"Larisa Latynina," International Gymnastics Hall of Fame. http://www.ighof.com/honorees_latynina.html (November 19, 2002).

"Larisa Latynina." International Gymnast. http://www.intlgymnast.com/legends/latynina.html (November 19, 2002).

"Larisa Latynina: The First International Superstar." Women in Gymnastics. http://historypages.org/gymnastics/latynina.html (November 19, 2002).

Maryamov, Alexandr. "Grace and Charm." reprinted from Soviet Life Today, September, 1964, in Gymn Forum. http://www.gymn-forum.com/Articles/SL-Latyn.html (November 19, 2002).

Ostrovsky, Ihor. "Ukrainian Stars Isolated." Day (Kiev, Ukraine) (June 4, 2002)http://www.day.kiev.ua/(November 19, 2002).

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