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Blood Brothers : The Fatal Friendship Between Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X
by Randy Roberts and Johnny Smith


Overview - The first book to bring to life the influential friendship between Malcolm X and Muhammad Ali
In 1962, no one believed that the obnoxious Cassius Clay would ever become the heavyweight champion of the world. But Malcolm X saw the potential in Clay, not just for boxing greatness, but as a means of spreading the Nation of Islam's radical message.
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Overview
The first book to bring to life the influential friendship between Malcolm X and Muhammad Ali
In 1962, no one believed that the obnoxious Cassius Clay would ever become the heavyweight champion of the world. But Malcolm X saw the potential in Clay, not just for boxing greatness, but as a means of spreading the Nation of Islam's radical message. Malcolm secretly molded Clay into Muhammad Ali--a patriotic boxing star in public, and a radical reformer behind the scenes. Soon, however, their friendship would sour, with disastrous and far-reaching consequences.
Based on previously untapped sources, Blood Brothers is the first book to offer an in-depth portrait of this complex bond. An extraordinary narrative of love, betrayal, and violence, this story is a window into the lives of two of our greatest national icons, and the tumultuous period in American history that they helped to shape.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780465093229
  • ISBN-10: 0465093221
  • Publisher: Basic Books
  • Publish Date: November 2016
  • Page Count: 400
  • Dimensions: 8.2 x 5.6 x 1.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.9 pounds


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