In This Corner . . . ! : Forty-Two World Champions Tell Their Stories
by Peter Heller


Overview - Here is Jake LaMotta discussing his career as a hoodlum; Floyd Patterson on growing up in the ghetto; Gunboat Smith on the Jack Johnson era; Jack Dempsey on the Willard fight and the Tunney "long count"; Rocky Graziano on showbiz; and dozens of others--including Sugar Ray Robinson, Willie Pastrano, Jos Torres, Carmen Basilio, Joe Louis, Willie Pep, and Archie Moore--on boxers, racketeers, drugs, payoffs, managers.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Here is Jake LaMotta discussing his career as a hoodlum; Floyd Patterson on growing up in the ghetto; Gunboat Smith on the Jack Johnson era; Jack Dempsey on the Willard fight and the Tunney "long count"; Rocky Graziano on showbiz; and dozens of others--including Sugar Ray Robinson, Willie Pastrano, Jos Torres, Carmen Basilio, Joe Louis, Willie Pep, and Archie Moore--on boxers, racketeers, drugs, payoffs, managers. Including two never-before-published interviews with Roberto Dur n and Alexis Arg ello, this newly expanded and updated edition of In This Corner. . . is undoubtedly the best one-volume history of boxing ever written.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780306806032
  • ISBN-10: 0306806037
  • Publisher: Da Capo Press
  • Publish Date: August 1994
  • Page Count: 456
  • Dimensions: 8.54 x 5.57 x 1.06 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.25 pounds


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