The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Boxing

This is a must-have for all boxing fans: the world's most comprehensive single-volume reference on the sport, now updated to include every major world title fight up to the end of March 2018 Boxing has produced some of the world's most ...

The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Boxing

Boxing has produced some of the world's most colorful athletes, and they're all in this ultimate guide, updated to include all the world title fights through March 2018, as well as new biographies and features. Fan-delighting details examine the administrative bodies, rules, culture, and behind-the-scenes figures of the fight game--along with complete stats on boxers in all weight classes from the days of illegal challenge matches till today.

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The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Boxing
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Harry Mullan, Bob Mee, Matt Bozeat
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-02 - Publisher:

Boxing has produced some of the world's most colorful athletes, and they're all in this ultimate guide, updated to include all the world title fights through March 2018, as well as new biographies and features. Fan-delighting details examine the administrative bodies, rules, culture, and behind-the-scenes figures of the fight game--along
The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Boxing
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Harry Mullan
Categories: Boxers (Sports)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher:

This comprehensive reference guide covers all subjects from the careers of the world's greatest boxers to the intrigues behind the scenes
Combat Sports: An Encyclopedia of Wrestling, Fighting, and Mixed Martial Arts
Language: en
Pages: 379
Authors: David L. Hudson Jr.
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-05-13 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Fistic combat represents the greatest human drama in all of sport. Roman gladiators thrilled citizens and emperors alike when they entered the octagon to face an intense, life-threatening experience. Boxing, the sport of kings, also has its roots in the ancient civilizations of Greece and Rome. Banned in 500 A.D.
Sports, Exercise, and Fitness
Language: en
Pages: 287
Authors: Mary Beth Allen
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

An easy-to-use guide to nearly 1,000 information sources on sports, exercise, and fitness.
Boxing in America: An Autopsy
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: David L. Hudson Jr.
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06-21 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This book presents a sweeping view of boxing in the United States and the influence of the sport on American culture. • Includes information from the early "bare knuckles" era of boxing up to modern-day stars and matchups, presenting the history of boxing in a chronological fashion