The girls : an all-American town, a predatory doctor, and the untold story of the gymnasts who brought him down / Abigail Pesta
Book | Seal Press | 2019 | First edition.

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Edition
First edition.
Description
xviii, 220 pages; 25 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-220).
Summary
"Larry Nassar, longtime doctor at Michigan State University and physician for the US Olympic gymnastics team, has been called one of the worst sexual predators in history. This is the inside story of how he got away with abusing hundreds of gymnasts for decades--and how a team of brave women, activists, and lawyers banded together to bring him down"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents
The dream -- The town -- How it began -- The coach -- Goodbye to all that -- The disbelieved -- The scream -- The seduction -- How kids think -- The club -- The con -- The final act -- An epic fail -- The board -- The poker game -- Justice -- The memory -- Freedom -- Facing the truth -- The family -- The teen warriors -- The courtroom -- The army of survivors.
Subject
Other Form:
Online version: Pesta, Abigail, The girls New York : 2019. 9781580058810 (DLC) 2019980917
ISBN
9781580058803 (hardcover)
1580058809 (hardcover)
9781580058810 electronic book
Standard No.
40029339065
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