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The Resource Floyd Patterson : the fighting life of boxing's invisible champion, W. K. Stratton

Floyd Patterson : the fighting life of boxing's invisible champion, W. K. Stratton

Label
Floyd Patterson : the fighting life of boxing's invisible champion
Title
Floyd Patterson
Title remainder
the fighting life of boxing's invisible champion
Statement of responsibility
W. K. Stratton
Title variation
Floyd Patterson
Title variation remainder
the fighting life of boxings invisible champion
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the inspiring story of the civil rights activist, Olympic gold medalist, and history's youngest World Heavyweight Champion, placing his career against a backdrop of boxing's golden age while analyzing misunderstood aspects of his character
Writing style
Award
Oklahoma Book Award for Nonfiction, 2013.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10126917
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stratton, W. K
Dewey number
  • 796.83092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1132.P3
LC item number
S77 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Patterson, Floyd
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • African American boxers
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / Boxing
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / History
  • HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the fighting life of boxing's invisible champion
Label
Floyd Patterson : the fighting life of boxing's invisible champion, W. K. Stratton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [219]244) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
869730
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 269 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780151014309
Lccn
2012017319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780151014309
Label
Floyd Patterson : the fighting life of boxing's invisible champion, W. K. Stratton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [219]244) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
869730
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 269 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780151014309
Lccn
2012017319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780151014309

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