The Sweet Science

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by A.J. Liebling

Take a ringside seat next to A. J. Liebling at some of the greatest fights in history. Here is Joe Louis’s devastating final match; Sugar Ray Robinson’s dramatic comeback; and Rocky Marciano’s rise to heavyweight glory. The heated ringside atmosphere, the artistry of the great boxers and the blows and parries of the classic fights are all vividly evoked in a volume described by Sports Illustrated as ‘the best American sports book of all time’.

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The Sweet Science: Boxing & Boxiana

Take a ringside seat next to A. J. Liebling at some of the greatest fights in history. Here is Joe Louis’s devastating final match; Sugar Ray Robinson’s dramatic comeback; and Rocky Marciano’s rise to heavyweight glory. The heated ringside atmosphere, the artistry of the great boxers and the blows and parries of the classic fights are all vividly evoked in a volume described by Sports Illustrated as ‘the best American sports book of all time’.

About the Author

Abbott Joseph “A. J.” Liebling was an American journalist who was closely associated with The New Yorker from 1935 until his death.

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Weight 0.4 kg
Dimensions 13.1 × 3 × 19.8 cm