"In This Corner-- !"
Forty-two World Champions Tell Their StoriesBook - 1994
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, José Torres, Carmen Basilio, Joe Louis, Willie Pep, and Archie Moore--on boxers, racketeers, drugs, payoffs, managers. Including two never-before-published interviews with Roberto Durán and Alexis Argüello, this newly expanded and updated edition of In This Corner. . . ! is undoubtedly the best one-volume history of boxing ever written.
Publisher: New York : Da Capo Press, 1994.
Edition: Expanded and updated ed., Da Capo Press ed.
Branch Call Number: 796.83092/HELLER
Characteristics: 453 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.