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The Boxing Companion

Richard O"Brien

The Boxing Companion

An Illustrated Guide to the Sweet Science

by Richard O"Brien

  • 359 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Bdd Promotional Book Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sale Adult - Sports / Recreation / Outdoor Activity,
  • Boxing

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11152742M
    ISBN 100792452976
    ISBN 109780792452973

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Essays examine topics such as women in boxing, boxing and the rise of television, boxing in Africa, boxing and literature, and boxing and Hollywood films.

A unique book for scholars and fans alike, this Companion explores the sport from its inception in Ancient Greece to the death of its most celebrated figure, Muhammad Ali. Essays examine topics such as women in boxing, boxing and the rise of television, boxing in Africa, boxing and literature, and boxing and Hollywood films.

A unique book for scholars and fans alike, this Companion explores the sport from its inception in Ancient Greece to the death of its most celebrated figure, Muhammad Ali/5(2).

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Batchelor, Denzil. Boxing companion. London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book.

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