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The Resource Boxing in America : an autopsy, David L. Hudson Jr

Boxing in America : an autopsy, David L. Hudson Jr

Label
Boxing in America : an autopsy
Title
Boxing in America
Title remainder
an autopsy
Statement of responsibility
David L. Hudson Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "This book presents a sweeping view of boxing in the United States and the influence of the sport on American culture"--
  • "This book is about Boxing in America"--
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hudson, David L.
Dewey number
796.83
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1125
LC item number
.H84 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boxing
  • Boxing
Label
Boxing in America : an autopsy, David L. Hudson Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [157]-192) and index
Contents
1. John L. Sullivan : boxing hero and cultural icon -- 2. Race and boxing : the intractable color line and the phenomenon of Jack Johnson -- 3. Joe Louis : Heavyweight great and American hero -- 4. Rocky Marciano : undefeated and underappreciated -- 5. The incomparable Ali -- 6. The incredible story and comeback of "Big" George Foreman -- 7. Mike Tyson : "the baddest man on the planet" -- 8. Journeymen : forgotten warriors of the sweet science -- 9. Death in the ring -- 10. Prison boxers -- 11. The future of boxing and the threat of mixed martial arts
Control code
ocn606787608
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 200 p.
Isbn
9780313379727
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012005007
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780313379727
  • (OCoLC)606787608
Label
Boxing in America : an autopsy, David L. Hudson Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [157]-192) and index
Contents
1. John L. Sullivan : boxing hero and cultural icon -- 2. Race and boxing : the intractable color line and the phenomenon of Jack Johnson -- 3. Joe Louis : Heavyweight great and American hero -- 4. Rocky Marciano : undefeated and underappreciated -- 5. The incomparable Ali -- 6. The incredible story and comeback of "Big" George Foreman -- 7. Mike Tyson : "the baddest man on the planet" -- 8. Journeymen : forgotten warriors of the sweet science -- 9. Death in the ring -- 10. Prison boxers -- 11. The future of boxing and the threat of mixed martial arts
Control code
ocn606787608
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 200 p.
Isbn
9780313379727
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012005007
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780313379727
  • (OCoLC)606787608

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