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King of the world : Muhammad Ali and the rise of an American hero

Author: David Remnick
Publisher: London : Picador, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This literate, intelligent evocation of the great heavyweight champion and 20th century icon, concentrates on Ali's early career, when he was still fighting as Cassius Clay. More than a biography, this is a study of the rise of the black voice.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Sport
Named Person: Muhammad Ali; Muhammad Ali; Muhammad Ali
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Remnick
ISBN: 0330371894 9780330371896
OCLC Number: 43820530
Notes: Originally published: New York: Random House, 1998; London: Picador, 1999.
Description: 300 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 20 cm
Responsibility: David Remnick.

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