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Sweet Thunder

Sweet Thunder

Haygood Wil 
edizioni Random House Inc collana Random House Inc (Hardcover)

From the author of the critically acclaimed Sammy Davis, Jr., biography In Black and White, a sweeping biography–cum–cultural history centered around one of the most iconic figures of boxing.Wil Haygood grounds the story of Sugar Ray Robinson’s spectacular rise to greatness firmly within the historical context of his...

€ 21,80
Bigger Than Boxing

Bigger Than Boxing

Reed Ishmael 
edizioni Random House Inc collana Random House Inc (Hardcover)

The critically acclaimed author of Blues City provides an insightful study of the man behind the myth to reveal the life, sports career and legacy of Muhammad Ali, detailing his greatest battles inside the ring and out, his roles as an athlete and activist and his public struggles in the twilight of his life. 60,000...

€ 24,80
Unforgivable Blackness

Unforgivable Blackness

Ward Geoffrey C. 
edizioni Random House Inc collana Random House Inc (Hardcover)

He was the first black heavyweight champion in history, the most celebrated–and most reviled–African American of his age. In Unforgivable Blackness, the prizewinning biographer Geoffrey C. Ward brings to vivid life the real Jack Johnson, a figure far more complex and compelling than the newspaper headlines he inspired...

€ 21,00
Barney Ross

Barney Ross

Century Douglas 
edizioni Random House Inc collana Random House Inc (Hardcover), 2006

Born Dov-Ber Rasofsky to Eastern European immigrant parents, Barney Ross grew up in a tough Chicago neighborhood and witnessed his father's murder, his mother's nervous breakdown, and the dispatching of his three younger siblings to an orphanage, all before he turned fourteen. To make enough money to reunite the family,...

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€ 14,70