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Fighting to the Death : My Life in the World's Deadliest Fight Game.

Author: Carl Merritt
Publisher: Chicago : John Blake, 2009.
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Carl Merritt comes from a world where no rules apply, where violence has always simmered close to the surface. Still in his teens, he became trapped in a world of illegal fighting. The men who owned Carl built him into an awesome opponent, and plunged him into a world of appalling violence, crime, and retribution. Armed with firsts, elbows, feet, teeth, and forehead, Carl would target his opponents inside the cage,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Merritt, Carl.
Fighting to the Death : My Life in the World's Deadliest Fight Game.
Chicago : John Blake, ©2009
Named Person: Carl Merritt; Carl Merritt
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Merritt
ISBN: 9781784185053 1784185051
OCLC Number: 908092511
Notes: Copyright.
Description: 1 online resource (292 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Epigraph; Dedication; Contents; Introduction; Foreword; Author's Notes; Prologue; 1: Sort of East-Enders; 2: Earning Respect; 3: Self Defence; 4: Fighting Monsters; 5: Two-Way Stretch; 6: Money in my Pocket; 7: Man on a Mission; 8: The Full Distance; 9: Deadly Game; 10: The Love of My Life; 11: One-Way Ticket; 12: Green is the Colour; 13: Fly by Night; 14: Le Underground; 15: Emerald Isle; 16: Kenny in the Middle; 17: Down Under; 18: Leaving Las Vegas; 19: Low Profile; 20: Tell No One; 21: Return Flight; 22: Nil By Mouth; 23: The Big Easy; Epilogue: Last Man Standing.

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Carl Merritt comes from a world where no rules apply, where violence has always simmered close to the surface. Still in his teens, he became trapped in a world of illegal fighting. The men who owned Carl built him into an awesome opponent, and plunged him into a world of appalling violence, crime, and retribution. Armed with firsts, elbows, feet, teeth, and forehead, Carl would target his opponents inside the cage, from which there was no escape. Only the strongest survived. Some of Carl's opponents were even slaughtered by their own supporters, as so much money had been gambled and lost on th.

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