Throughout its history boxing has thrilled outraged and elevated fans with its intoxicating combination of primal violence gutwrenching drama and stirring courage That potent mix has attracted many of the world's finest writers The Book of Boxing is a collection of their most powerful efforts


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    This is one of the most enjoyable reference books about boxing I've ever owned It contains a wide variety of short pieces about the sport and particular fighters The features range from typical sports page coverage by some of the best sports writers of the newspaper age to some surprisingly wonderful short stories by legendary fiction authors This book will appeal to sports history enthusiasts and literary connoisseurs alike