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The Resource The night the referee hit back : memorable moments from the world of boxing, Mike Silver ; [foreword by Teddy Atlas]

The night the referee hit back : memorable moments from the world of boxing, Mike Silver ; [foreword by Teddy Atlas]

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The night the referee hit back : memorable moments from the world of boxing
Title
The night the referee hit back
Title remainder
memorable moments from the world of boxing
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Mike Silver ; [foreword by Teddy Atlas]
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Memorable moments from the world of boxing
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eng
Summary
"This book is a collection of twenty-eight of the best articles on boxing by renowned boxing historian Mike Silver, looking back at some of the sport's most iconic moments. The essays are a colorful mix of hard-hitting exposaes and light-hearted stories featuring legendary boxers Sugar Ray Robinson, Rocky Marciano, Muhammad Ali, and more"--
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1945-
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Silver, Mike
Dewey number
796.83
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illustrations
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index present
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non fiction
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bibliography
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  • Boxing
  • Boxing
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Silver, Mike
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The night the referee hit back : memorable moments from the world of boxing, Mike Silver ; [foreword by Teddy Atlas]
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-234) and index
Contents
The way it was -- Boxing in Olde New York: Unforgettable Stillman's Gym -- The night the referee hit back -- Ali vs. Shavers-The morning after -- No heart-shaped boxes on this Valentine's Day -- Where were you on March 8, 1971? -- Benny Valgar: Forgottenboxing master -- Boxers 2, Strongmen 0 -- The President boxer -- The other Billy Graham -- The way i see it -- Don't blame Ruby: A boxing tragedy revisited -- The myth of the Thrilla in Manila -- Get in line Pacquiao-Marquez IV: Boxing's top-ten One PunchKOs -- Foul play in Philly -- Fights of the century-then and now -- Is Floyd Mayweather, Jr. an all-time great boxer? The experts weigh-in -- Boxing's ten greatest quotes -- Dempsey's arm and the state of modern boxing -- A world of professional amateurs-- Interviews -- Archie Moore -- Emile Griffith -- Carlos Ortiz -- Ted Lowry -- Curtis Cokes -- Bonus rounds -- "I coulda been a contender": Roger Donoghue-the man who taught Brando how to box -- The Brooklyn Kid vs. The Marsupial Mauler -- So you wannabe a boxer -- Teddy's master class -- Boxing's five decade men
Control code
BK0025949273
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 249 pages
Isbn
9781538136904
Lccn
2019041325
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illustrations
Label
The night the referee hit back : memorable moments from the world of boxing, Mike Silver ; [foreword by Teddy Atlas]
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-234) and index
Contents
The way it was -- Boxing in Olde New York: Unforgettable Stillman's Gym -- The night the referee hit back -- Ali vs. Shavers-The morning after -- No heart-shaped boxes on this Valentine's Day -- Where were you on March 8, 1971? -- Benny Valgar: Forgottenboxing master -- Boxers 2, Strongmen 0 -- The President boxer -- The other Billy Graham -- The way i see it -- Don't blame Ruby: A boxing tragedy revisited -- The myth of the Thrilla in Manila -- Get in line Pacquiao-Marquez IV: Boxing's top-ten One PunchKOs -- Foul play in Philly -- Fights of the century-then and now -- Is Floyd Mayweather, Jr. an all-time great boxer? The experts weigh-in -- Boxing's ten greatest quotes -- Dempsey's arm and the state of modern boxing -- A world of professional amateurs-- Interviews -- Archie Moore -- Emile Griffith -- Carlos Ortiz -- Ted Lowry -- Curtis Cokes -- Bonus rounds -- "I coulda been a contender": Roger Donoghue-the man who taught Brando how to box -- The Brooklyn Kid vs. The Marsupial Mauler -- So you wannabe a boxer -- Teddy's master class -- Boxing's five decade men
Control code
BK0025949273
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 249 pages
Isbn
9781538136904
Lccn
2019041325
Other physical details
illustrations

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