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The Resource Sparring with Smokin' Joe : Joe Frazier's epic battles and rivalry with Ali, Glenn Lewis

Sparring with Smokin' Joe : Joe Frazier's epic battles and rivalry with Ali, Glenn Lewis

Label
Sparring with Smokin' Joe : Joe Frazier's epic battles and rivalry with Ali
Title
Sparring with Smokin' Joe
Title remainder
Joe Frazier's epic battles and rivalry with Ali
Statement of responsibility
Glenn Lewis
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book aims to rectify the imbalance in coverage between Joe Frazier and Muhammad Ali just in time for the 50th anniversary of The Fight of the Century. It is based on several months the author spent in the gym, on the road, and in verbal tussles with the legendary champion and gives new insight into Frazier"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, Glenn
Dewey number
  • 796.83/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1132.F7
LC item number
L49 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frazier, Joe
  • Ali, Muhammad
  • African American boxers
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Boxing
  • Sports rivalries
Target audience
adult
Label
Sparring with Smokin' Joe : Joe Frazier's epic battles and rivalry with Ali, Glenn Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-223) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Up in Joe's lair -- Down with the gym rats -- Return to Black roots -- More than the White man's champion -- Ali's tap dance & Frazier's flying circus -- Lessons on beating a bear -- In the shadow of champions -- Bumpy roads to Olympic glory -- The Fraziers go pro -- (Mis)managing Marvis -- Smokin' Joe & the Ali Wars -- Extra Rounds -- Ali & Frazier on the comeback trail -- Epilogue: Ain't nothing but a party
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 233 pages, 8 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781538136799
Lccn
2020031150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1178869751
  • (OCoLC)on1178869751
  • 3539280
  • 3706034
  • (OCoLC)1178869751
  • (OCoLC)on1178869751
  • 3539280
Label
Sparring with Smokin' Joe : Joe Frazier's epic battles and rivalry with Ali, Glenn Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-223) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Up in Joe's lair -- Down with the gym rats -- Return to Black roots -- More than the White man's champion -- Ali's tap dance & Frazier's flying circus -- Lessons on beating a bear -- In the shadow of champions -- Bumpy roads to Olympic glory -- The Fraziers go pro -- (Mis)managing Marvis -- Smokin' Joe & the Ali Wars -- Extra Rounds -- Ali & Frazier on the comeback trail -- Epilogue: Ain't nothing but a party
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 233 pages, 8 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781538136799
Lccn
2020031150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1178869751
  • (OCoLC)on1178869751
  • 3539280
  • 3706034
  • (OCoLC)1178869751
  • (OCoLC)on1178869751
  • 3539280

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