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The Resource One punch from the promised land : Leon Spinks, Michael Spinks, and the myth of the heavyweight title, John Florio and Ouisie Shapiro

One punch from the promised land : Leon Spinks, Michael Spinks, and the myth of the heavyweight title, John Florio and Ouisie Shapiro

Label
One punch from the promised land : Leon Spinks, Michael Spinks, and the myth of the heavyweight title
Title
One punch from the promised land
Title remainder
Leon Spinks, Michael Spinks, and the myth of the heavyweight title
Statement of responsibility
John Florio and Ouisie Shapiro
Title variation
1 punch from the promised land
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The story of the first brothers to capture the world heavyweight title, Leon and Michael Spinks, who fought their way out of the projects, took on the biggest names in boxing (including Ali and Tyson), and made millions of dollars.... But one brother would find himself strung-out, back in the projects"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10217648
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Florio, John
Dewey number
  • 796.830922
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1132.S63
LC item number
F56 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Shapiro, Ouisie
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spinks, Leon
  • Spinks, Michael
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / Boxing
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Leon Spinks, Michael Spinks, and the myth of the heavyweight title
Label
One punch from the promised land : Leon Spinks, Michael Spinks, and the myth of the heavyweight title, John Florio and Ouisie Shapiro
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-268) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
988520
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
279 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780762783007
Lccn
2013017846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780762783007
Label
One punch from the promised land : Leon Spinks, Michael Spinks, and the myth of the heavyweight title, John Florio and Ouisie Shapiro
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-268) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
988520
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
279 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780762783007
Lccn
2013017846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780762783007

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