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The Resource King of the world : Muhammad Ali and the rise of the American hero, David Remnick

King of the world : Muhammad Ali and the rise of the American hero, David Remnick

Label
King of the world : Muhammad Ali and the rise of the American hero
Title
King of the world
Title remainder
Muhammad Ali and the rise of the American hero
Statement of responsibility
David Remnick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Biography of heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali
Summary
Explores the transformation of a young boxer into an internationally renowned athlete, mythic hero, American icon, and central figure in the twentieth century's social, cultural, and racial conflicts
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2000.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1998.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
155493
Cataloging source
CPL
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Remnick, David
Dewey number
796.83
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ali, Muhammad
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Ali, Muhammad
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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Muhammad Ali and the rise of an American hero
Label
King of the world : Muhammad Ali and the rise of the American hero, David Remnick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
ocm42870105
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xvii, 326 pages
Isbn
9780375702297
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)42870105
Label
King of the world : Muhammad Ali and the rise of the American hero, David Remnick
Publication
Note
Includes 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
ocm42870105
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xvii, 326 pages
Isbn
9780375702297
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)42870105

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