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The Resource War in the ring : Joe Louis, Max Schmeling, and the fight between America and Hitler, John Florio and Ouisie Shapiro

War in the ring : Joe Louis, Max Schmeling, and the fight between America and Hitler, John Florio and Ouisie Shapiro

Label
War in the ring : Joe Louis, Max Schmeling, and the fight between America and Hitler
Title
War in the ring
Title remainder
Joe Louis, Max Schmeling, and the fight between America and Hitler
Statement of responsibility
John Florio and Ouisie Shapiro
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
". . . recount[s] the politically and racially charged rivalry between African-American boxing champion Joe Louis and white German boxer Max Schmeling, which grew between their 1936 and 1938 matches. Tracing both men's careers from inception until they hung up their gloves, the authors illuminate how emblematic each was to his country while exploring the social issues of the day"--Publisher's description
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Citation source
  • School Library Journal, May 2019
  • Booklist, April 2019
  • Kirkus Review, April 2019
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Florio, John
Dewey number
  • 796.8309/043
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 6.0
  • 5-8
Intended audience source
Follett School Solutions
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shapiro, Ouisie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Louis, Joe
  • Schmeling, Max
  • Louis, Joe
  • Schmeling, Max
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Nationalism and sports
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Nationalism and sports
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
War in the ring : Joe Louis, Max Schmeling, and the fight between America and Hitler, John Florio and Ouisie Shapiro
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-188) and index
Control code
fol19025291
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
199 p.
Isbn
9781250155740
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(ICrlF)1246KT
Label
War in the ring : Joe Louis, Max Schmeling, and the fight between America and Hitler, John Florio and Ouisie Shapiro
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-188) and index
Control code
fol19025291
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
199 p.
Isbn
9781250155740
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(ICrlF)1246KT

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