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Ringside: A Treasury of Boxing Reportage
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 156663749X, Paperback)In this bountiful collection of his best boxing stories of the last half-century, Budd Schulberg takes his fans all the way back to an epic bare-knuckle contest in England two hundred years ago; draws a revealing portrait of "Uncle" Mike Jacobs, the promotional impresario of boxing in its Golden Age; expertly places Joe Louis and Muhammad Ali in the social history of their times; brings fans up to date in the careers of the great names of recent decades—Tyson, Holyfield, De La Hoya, Hopkins, "Chico" Corrales; and much more.
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'Ringside' is a bountiful collection of the most memorable boxing stories by legendary boxing writer Budd Schulberg. Originally published: Chicago, Ill.: Ivan R. Dee, 2006.
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