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Pacman : behind the scenes with Manny Pacquiao : the greatess pound-for-pound fighter in the world

Author: Gary Andrew Poole
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Da Capo Press paperback edView all editions and formats
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Offers a complete biography of the only boxer to ever win seven championships, from his childhood in a cardboard shack in The Philippines to his partnership with trainer Freddie Roach to his rise to become the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Manny Pacquiao; Manny Pacquiao
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Andrew Poole
ISBN: 0306820455 9780306820458
OCLC Number: 720599416
Notes: "With a new afterword by the author"--Cover.
Description: xv, 280 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Prologue: Hollywood --
The City of Dust --
The Streets of Manila --
The Black Nazarene --
The Wild Card Boxing Club --
Entourage --
The Promoters --
Don't Quote Me on the Women --
The Mexicutioner --
Manny Is a Hypochondriac --
Going Global --
The Golden Boy and the Hitman --
A Dangerous Place --
Fighter of the Decade --
The Mayweather Question --
Epilogue: Manny Pacquiao's Next Chapter.
Responsibility: Gary Andrew Poole.
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The first major biography of Manny "Pac-Man" Pacquiao--the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world and the only boxer to ever win seven world championships  Read more...

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Scoop Malinowski, Boxing Insider (BoxingInsider.com)"Manny Pacquiao's rise to superstardom is one of the world's most unlikely stories...Poole takes you on a journey to Planet Pacquiao and it Read more...

 
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