"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, Jos#65533; 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#65533;n and Alexis Arg#65533;ello, 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.