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Hitters, Dancers and Ring Magicians

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Covering the years 1890 to 1910! this volume profiles the fighters from boxing's ""Golden Age!"" such as George ""Kid"" Lavigne! ... Weiterlesen
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Beschreibung

Zusammenfassung Covering the years 1890 to 1910! this volume profiles the fighters from boxing's ""Golden Age!"" such as George ""Kid"" Lavigne! Bob Fitzsimmons and Barbados Joe Walcott. It highlights their accomplishments in and out of the ring! their standing in boxing history and position in a historical context. Klappentext Covering the years 1890 to 1910! this volume profiles the boxers who were acting during boxing's "Golden Age!" focusing primarily on George "Kid" Lavigne! Bob Fitzsimmons! Barbados Joe Walcott! Joe Gans! Terry McGovern! Sam Langford! and Stanley Ketchel. The accomplishments of these competitors in and out of the ring! as well as their standing in boxing history! are examined in detail. Each boxer is presented in his historical context! and detailed information about many of their opponents! also key figures in this critical era of the sport! is also provided! as are comparisons to recent fighters.

Autorentext

Writer and educator Kelly Richard Nicholson has worked in China, Russia, and the Slovak Republic, as well Utah, New Jersey, and his native Pacific Northwest. He was a visiting professor of philosophy at the University of Wales at Lampeter, and is the author of four books on philosophy and one on the history of boxing.



Klappentext

Covering the years 1890 to 1910, this volume profiles the boxers who were acting during boxing's "Golden Age," focusing primarily on George "Kid" Lavigne, Bob Fitzsimmons, Barbados Joe Walcott, Joe Gans, Terry McGovern, Sam Langford, and Stanley Ketchel. The accomplishments of these competitors in and out of the ring, as well as their standing in boxing history, are examined in detail. Each boxer is presented in his historical context, and detailed information about many of their opponents, also key figures in this critical era of the sport, is also provided, as are comparisons to recent fighters.



Zusammenfassung
Covering the years 1890 to 1910, this volume profiles the fighters from boxing's ""Golden Age,"" such as George ""Kid"" Lavigne, Bob Fitzsimmons and Barbados Joe Walcott. It highlights their accomplishments in and out of the ring, their standing in boxing history and position in a historical context.

Produktinformationen

Titel: Hitters, Dancers and Ring Magicians
Untertitel: Seven Boxers of the Golden Age
Autor:
EAN: 9780786449903
ISBN: 978-0-7864-4990-3
Format: Kartonierter Einband
Herausgeber: McFarland & Co Inc
Genre: Sport
Anzahl Seiten: 226
Gewicht: 326g
Größe: H154mm x B228mm x T15mm
Jahr: 2010