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The Boys of ’36. Inspired by Daniel James Brown’s critically acclaimed nonfiction book The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics, The Boys of ’36 is the thrilling story of the American Olympic rowing team that triumphed against all odds in Nazi Germany. In the summer of 1936,

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While THE BOYS IN THE BOAT focuses on the experiences of Joe Rantz and his teammates, it also tells the much larger story of a whole generation of young men and women during one of the darkest times in American history.

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Discussion Questions for The Boys in the Boat. 1. Which parts of the book did you enjoy the most? Which parts did you enjoy the least? Why? 2. Were you aware that rowing was as popular as it was in the twenties and thirties?

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