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A Flame Of Pure Fire

A Flame Of Pure Fire

by Roger Kahn

Jack Dempsey was perfectly suited to the time in which he fought, the time when the United States first felt the throb of its own overwhelming power. For eight years and two months after World War I, Dempsey, with his fierce good looks and matchless dedication to the kill, was heavyweight champion of the world. A Flame of Pure Fire is the extraordinary story of a man and a country growing to maturity in a blaze of strength and exuberance that nearly burned them to ash. Hobo, roughneck, fighter, lover,... Read more
King Of the World

King Of the World

by David Remnick

David Remnick was a reporter for The Washington Postfor ten years, including four in Moscow. He joined TheNew Yorker as a writer in 1992 and has been the magazine’seditor since 1998. Remnick served as an Olympic Correspondent and Commentator for NBC during the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.
God In My Corner

God In My Corner

by George; Abraham, Ken Foreman

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Barney Ross

Barney Ross

by Douglas Century

DOUGLAS CENTURY is the author, with Rick Cowan, of The New York Times best seller and Edgar Award-winner Takedown: The Fall of the Last Mafi a Empire. Publications he has written for include The New York Times, Details, Rolling Stone, and The Guardian. He lives in New York City.
Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali

by Thomas Hauser

Thirty years after he burst onto the scene as a gold medal light-heavyweight at the Rome Olympics, Muhammad Ali is still a magical figure. His accomplishments in the ring were the stuff of legend -- the two fights with Sonny Liston, when he proclaimed himself "The Greatest" and proved he was; the three epic wars against Joe Frazier; the stunning victory over George Foreman in Zaire; and the shocking loss and final win that made him the first man to win back the heavyweight crown twice, fourteen years... Read more
The Soul Of a Butterfly

The Soul Of a Butterfly

by Muhammad; Ali, Hana Yasmeen Ali


"During my boxing career, you did not see the real Muhammad Ali. You just saw a little boxing. You saw only a part of me. After I retired from boxing my true work began. I have embarked on a journey of love."

So Muhammad Ali begins this spiritual memoir, his description of the values that have shaped and sustained him and that continue to guide his life. In The Soul of a Butterfly the great champion takes readers on a spiritual journey through the seasons of life, from childhood to the present, and... Read more
Beyond Glory

Beyond Glory

by David Margolick

Nothing in the annals of sports has aroused more passion than the heavyweight fights in New York in 1936 and 1938 between Joe Louis and Max Schmeling -- bouts that symbolized the hopes, hatreds, and fears of a world moving toward total war. Acclaimed journalist David Margolick takes us into the careers of both men -- a black American and a Nazi German hero -- and depicts the extraordinary buildup to their legendary 1938 rematch. Vividly capturing the outpouring of emotion that the two fighters brought... Read more
Greatest

Greatest

by Muhammad With Richard Durham Ali

Come Out Fighting

Come Out Fighting

by John and Rice, Edward Durant

Dempsey

Dempsey

by Jack Dempsey

Holyfield

Holyfield

by Evander; Holyfield, Bernard Holyfield

Reading the Fights

Reading the Fights

by Joyce Carol Oates

The Tao Of Muhammad Ali

The Tao Of Muhammad Ali

by Davis Miller

British Boxing

British Boxing

by Denzil Batchelor

Give Him To the Angels

Give Him To the Angels

by James R Fair

The Sweet Science

The Sweet Science

by A J Liebling

The Bare Knuckle Breed

The Bare Knuckle Breed

by Louis Golding

The Saga Of Sock

The Saga Of Sock

by John V Grombach

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Hurricane

by James S ; Hirsch, James Hirsch

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King Of the Hill

by Norman Mailer

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Atlas

by Teddy; Alson, Peter Atlas

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Closed Fists, Open Heart

by Danny With Lane, Daniel Green

Boxing Books & Ephemera

Hurricane

Hurricane

by Hirsch, James S

In 1967, the black boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter and a young acquaintance, John Artis, were wrongly convicted of triple murder by an all-white jury in Paterson, New Jersey. Over the next decade, Carter gradually amassed convincing evidence of his innocence and the vocal support of celebrities from Bob Dylan to Muhammad Ali. He was freed in 1976 pending a new trial, but he lost his appeal -- to the amazement of many -- and landed back in prison. Carter, bereft, shunned almost all human contact until... Read more
The Ballad Of Les Darcy

The Ballad Of Les Darcy

by Fitzsimons, Peter

Jack Johnson

Jack Johnson

by Johnson, Jack

The Great Prize Fight

The Great Prize Fight

by Lloyd, Alan

My Life Story

My Life Story

by Louis, Joe

50 Years At Ringside

50 Years At Ringside

by Fleischer, Nat

The Fighters

The Fighters

by Greyvenstein, Chris