Olympic Moscow, compiled by B. Bazunov and S. Popov. Hardcover book published by Progress Publishers Moscow 1979. All text is in English.
Discus thrower Nina Romashkova (nee Ponomaryova)(centre) was the first Soviet athlete to win an Olympic gold medal
Heavyweight Johannes Kotkas of the Soviet Uniion captured an Olympic gold medal in Graeco-Roman wrestling at Helsinki
Soviet marksman Anatoly Bogdanov won the Olympic gold medal in the free rifle event