Boxing

    BOXING BASICS for Martial Arts

    By Frank Murphy

    Paperback £12.81

    How to be the Greatest Like Muhammad Ali: The Life and Times of Cassius Clay: The Rebel, Rivalries, the Revolution

    By Steve Dawson

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    Loved as much for his fluid fighting style as his colourful personality and brazen pre-match hype, Muhammad Ali is widely considered to be the greatest heavyweight boxer of all time. Charismatic, outspoken and unafraid to fight for his beliefs, Ali has deftly jabbed, danced and trash-talked his way into the...

    The Boxer\'s Heart: A Woman Fighting

    By Kate Sekules

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    Henry Cooper: The Authorised Biography

    By Robert Edwards

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    This is the biography of an intriguing character, a great fighter and a true sporting legend.

    MUHAMMAD ALI

    By Thomas Hauser

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    One of the most recognisable, respected and inspirational men on earth, Muhammad Ali is the world's most famous boxing hero. Ali brought unprecedented speed and grace to the sport, and his charm and wit changed forever what the world expects of a champion athlete. This is the ultimate biography to...

    A Warrior\'s Heart: Life Before and Beyond The Fighter

    By Micky Ward

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    Jack Johnson, Rebel Sojourner

    By Theresa Runstedtler

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    In his day, Jack Johnson - born in Texas, the son of former slaves - was the most famous black man on the planet. This title provides an exploration of Johnson's battles against the color line in places as far-flung as Sydney, London, Cape Town, Paris, Havana, and Mexico City.

    Beloved Warrior: The Rise and Fall of Alexis Argnello

    By Christian Giudice

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    Boxing lost a true warrior and gentleman of the ring when the mayor of Managua, Nicaragua, Alexis Arguello, died in 2009. To millions in Nicaragua and around the world, Arguello was an iconic figure, a willing role model, and a shining light in a nation that places its sports figures...

    Knuckle

    By James Quinn McDonagh

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    Irish travellers live in a closed community. What we think we know about them is based on hearsay, rumour and stereotype. But not any more.

    The Boxing Album: An Illustrated History

    By Derek O'Dell

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    The ultimate companion for any serious fight-fan with biographies of the great champions, over 80 epic encounters described in detail, and a behind-the-scenes study of the world of boxing and collectables, all illustrated with 500 photographs and reproductions.

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