WorldCat Identities

Dempsey, Jack 1895-1983

Overview
Works: 249 works in 366 publications in 3 languages and 7,177 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  Sports films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Comedy films  History  Radio programs  Handbooks and manuals  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Narrator, Interviewee, Performer
Classifications: GV1132.D4, 796.830924
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jack Dempsey
Requiem for a heavyweight( Visual )

2 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a boxer who must stay out of the ring for his own health. While he tries to find other work he discovers that his manager has been betting against him
Championship fighting : explosive punching and aggressive defense by Jack Dempsey( Book )

15 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jack Dempsey, one of the greatest and most popular boxers of all time, reveals the techniques behind his unparalleled success in the ring. Straightforward and with detailed illustrations, Championship Boxing instructs the reader in the theory, training, and application of powerful punching, aggressive defense, proper stance, feinting, and footwork. The methods Dempsey reveals will prove useful to both amateurs and professionals"--Page 4 of cover
The prizefighter and the lady( Visual )

2 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The movie is a two-fisted bruiser of a rags-to-riches fight story, as fast and stinging as a workout on the punching bag. W.S. Van Dyke directs this saga of a has-been fight manager (Walter Huston) who rebuilds his career on the muscled back of a sailor (Baer) with lightning in his gloves and a mobster's moll (Loy) in his corner. The climactic scene pits Baer against then-reigning World Champion Primo Carnera (Baer would take his title the next year) in a thrill-packed fight refereed by ex-champ Jack Dempsey"--Container
How to fight tough by Jack Dempsey( Book )

3 editions published between 1942 and 2002 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Round by round, an autobiography by Jack Dempsey( Book )

5 editions published between 1940 and 1941 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great radio sports shows ; 9 of the greatest radio sports shows ever!( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sports segments from various radio shows of the 1940s, including The Bill Stern sports newsreel, The Bob Hope show, Fibber McGee & Molly, The Fred Allen show, The Jack Benny program. Also includes a presentation of Knute Rockne, All American on the Lux radio theatre, and a comedy sketch about the 1940 Notre Dame-Army game
Ringside with Mike Tyson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Tyson reviews some of the greatest contests in boxing history
Thomas Morton of "Merrymount" : The life and renaissance of an early American poet by John Dempsey( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How did this vigorous Elizabethan, born to the "outdoors culture" of England's West Country, become America's most controversial early colonist?
Dempsey by Jack Dempsey( Book )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intimate picture of the life of the boxer as told to Bob Considine and Bill Slocum
The record breakers : the live sounds of the greatest moments in sports history( Recording )

in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-and out! The complete story of the prize ring in America by Alexander Johnston( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voices of old-time boxing greats by Jack Dempsey( )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hear the voices of old-time boxing greats, including Jack Dempsey, Luis Firpo, Al Mayer, Nat Fleisher, Joe Louis, Max Schmeling, Jack Johnson, Jim Jeffries, Tony Galento, Benny Leonard, and Bill Corum
Silver screen legends( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big wheel (1949): Billy Coy (Rooney) arrives to Carrell a speedway in Gardena, California. Red, Billy's late father's mechanic, hires Billy as a mechanic. Billy dreams of being a driver like his father. Will he get a chance to race in Indianapolis, where his father died?
Rediscovering Myrna Loy( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of four Myrna Loy early films, each directed by W.S. Van Dyke
Dempsey( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatized version of the life of legendary 1930's boxer, Jack Dempsey
Learn checkers fast, an invitation to proficiency by Tom Wiswell( Book )

2 editions published between 1946 and 1964 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jack Dempsey Story. By G. Schoor with Henry Gilfond. [With portraits.] by Gene Schoor( Book )

2 editions published between 1956 and 1958 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Massacre in the Sun ... (As told to) Bob Considine and Bill Slocum by Jack Dempsey( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Daredevil Jack( Visual )

3 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "Duke" trys a lawless attempt to get Gloria's bracelet. He sends his gang to Gloria's home at night and they accost her in bed. Gloria is taken to her den, where the "Duke" looks at her bracelet laciviously. Jack comes to the rescue, gets shot, but saves Gloria as the gang escapes out of a secret passageway. The "Duke" decides to get rid of Jack, and his scientist invents a "football bomb."
Massacre in the sun by Jack Dempsey( Book )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1963 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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How to fight tough
Alternative Names
Dempsey, Ginsberg

Dempsey William Harrison 1895-1983

Jack Dempsey Amerikaans bokser (1895-1983)

Jack Dempsey bokser amerykański

Jack Dempsey boxeador estadounidense

Jack Dempsey boxeur américain

Jack Dempsey pugile statunitense

Jack Dempsey US-amerikanischer Boxer

Kid Blackie, 1895-1983

Manassa Mauler, 1895-1983

Manassa Mauler The 1895-1983

The Manassa Mauler 1895-1983

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Демпси, Джек

Джак Демпси

Джек Демпсі

Джэк Дэмпсі

ג'ק דמפסי שחקן אמריקאי

جاك دمبسي

جک دمسی ورزشکار و بوکسور آمریکایی

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ジャック・デンプシー

デンプシー, ジャック

杰克·登普西

Languages
English (127)

Spanish (4)

French (1)

Covers
Thomas Morton of "Merrymount" : The life and renaissance of an early American poetJack Dempsey, the Manassa maulerWhen Dempsey fought Tunney : heroes, hokum, and storytelling in the Jazz AgeSeconds outShelby's folly : Jack Dempsey, Doc Kearns, and the shakedown of a Montana boomtownThe battle of the century : Dempsey, Carpentier, and the birth of modern promotionA flame of pure fire : Jack Dempsey and the roaring '20s