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The big fight : my life in and out of the ring

Author: Sugar Ray Leonard; Michael Arkush
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The International Boxing Hall of Fame icon shares the story of his rise from impoverished origins to become a national Golden Gloves champion, Olympic gold medalist, and top-rate pro, discussing his professional relationships, exposure to sports corruption, and struggles with addiction.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Sugar Ray Leonard; Sugar Ray Leonard; Sugar Ray Leonard
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sugar Ray Leonard; Michael Arkush
ISBN: 9780670022724 0670022721
OCLC Number: 682892616
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xv, 303 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Palmer Park --
"My journey has ended" --
From Vega to Vegas --
All the marbles --
Manos de Piedra --
No mas --
The showdown --
Seeing a new future --
"I am back" --
Simply marvelous --
Finding love again --
Peace at lest.
Responsibility: Sugar Ray Leonard with Michael Arkush.

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The International Boxing Hall of Fame icon shares the story of his rise from impoverished origins to become a national Golden Gloves champion, Olympic gold medalist, and top-rate pro, discussing his professional relationships, exposure to sports corruption, and struggles with addiction.

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