Greatest Sport of All: An Inside Look at Another Year in Boxing

Greatest Sport of All: An Inside Look at Another Year in Boxing

by Thomas Hauser


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781557288592
Publisher: University of Arkansas Press
Publication date: 11/28/2007
Edition description: New
Pages: 300
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Thomas Hauser is the author of thirty-five books. His first book, Missing, was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize, the Bancroft Prize, and the National Book Award and served as the basis for the AcademyAward–winning film starring Jack Lemmon and Sissy Spacek. Muhammad Ali: His Life And Times, Hauser’s most celebrated work to date, is widely regarded as the definitive biography of the most famous man on earth. In 1998, Hauser and Ali were named as corecipients of the Haviva Reik Award for their efforts to combat bigotry and prejudice. In 2004, Hauser was honored by the Boxing Writers Association of America, which bestowed upon him the Nat Fleischer Award for Career Excellence in Boxing Journalism.

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Jermain Taylor

"Tom Hauser is one of the best writers in boxing. It's a joy to read his articles."

Lennox Lewis

"Thomas Hauser respects boxing and boxers. He gives readers insight into what happens in and out of the ring. Everything he writes is fair-minded and reality-based with a human touch."

Roy Jones

"If it comes from Tom Hauser, it's the truth."

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