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- Library of America 2015; US$ 29.95
Bill Littlefield (NPR's Only a Game ) presents the second installment in the Library of America series devoted to classic American sportswriters, a defintive collector?s edition of the pathbreaking writer who invented the long-form sports story. Like his friend and admirer Red Smith, W. C. Heinz (1915?2008) was one of the most distinctive and influential... more...
- Potomac Books 2013; US$ 26.95
Officiating a professional boxing match can be a thankless job. When a match goes well, no one focuses on the referee. But when a controversy arises, everyone remembers the man who made the call. Third Man in the Ring explores the lives of thirty-three officials as they discuss what goes on inside the ropes and recount the disputes and clashes that... more...
- Lyons Press 2016; US$ 14.99
In the period from 1901 to 1939, 29 Jewish boxers were recognized as world champions and more than 160 Jewish boxers ranked among the top contenders in their respective weight divisions. Stars in the Ring , by renowned boxing historian Mike Silver, presents this vibrant social history in the first illustrated encyclopedic compendium of its kind.... more...
- Sports Publishing 2016; US$ 24.99
For more than seven decades, Lou Duva has been a mainstay in the boxing world. With his craggy face and the bulbous nose of a boxer with questionable defensive skills, Duva is one of the most enduring images of boxing, having climbed in and out of rings for championship fights on six different continents. In Lou Duva: A Fighting Life , you?ll hear... more...
- Tracks Publishing 2016; US$ 9.99
How did the old school, all time champs ? like Jack Dempsey, Kid McCoy, Sonny Liston and Stanley Ketchel ? do it? This manual examines some of the best and most interesting fighters in boxing history and gets inside the historical import of what they accomplished. Examining the training, technique and tactics of past champions, this book provides readers... more...
- De Vecchi Ediciones 2016; US$ 1.99
Actualmente el kickboxing es uno de los deportes de lucha más difundidos en el mundo, por ser muy eficaz y fácil de aprender. Evolución moderna de las antiguas artes marciales, el kickboxing es una disciplina deportiva completa y también una técnica que puede ser un arma válida de defensa personal. Seguro y muy atractivo, el kickboxing permite desarrollar... more...
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2016; US$ 6.79
Fifteen previously unpublished boxing pieces written between 1952 and 1963. Demonstrating A.J. Liebling's abiding passion for the "sweet science" of boxing, A Neutral Corner brings together fifteen previously unpublished pieces written between 1952 and 1963. Antic, clear-eyed, and wildly entertaining, these essays showcase a The New Yorker journalist... more...
- Lyons Press 2010; US$ 13.99
The story behind the Major Motion Picture The Fighter, starring Mark Wahlberg and Christian Bale, Irish Thunder is about a boxer from a boxing family and a boxing town, but it is not a boxing book. It is about the human spirit, blind loyalty, self-preservation and self-destruction. Micky?s dramatic victories inside the ring are recounted in detail,... more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99
Extrait : "Au point de vue boxe, il est regrettable que l'amateurisme ne soit pas plus développé en France. Il faut remarquer, en effet que c'est un exercice absolument complet, mettant en jeu l'organisme entier. Malgré ses apparences brutales, elle est également un sport beaucoup moins rude que bien d'autres, l'aviron par exemple, beaucoup moins... more...