Robert F., Sr. Fernandez's Boxing in New Jersey, 1900–1999 PDF

By Robert F., Sr. Fernandez

ISBN-10: 078649476X

ISBN-13: 9780786494767

For all hard-core boxing lovers, this ebook introduces the reader to New Jersey stars of the twentieth century—gladiators who fought in blood-soaked earrings bringing leisure to thousands for little pay. they need to now not be forgotten. The publication comprises many little recognized proof approximately those fantastic males, all attempting to punch out a dwelling for his or her households in challenging occasions. the writer has the game for seventy five years and labored in all levels of it. Readers will examine of the labor, commitment and appreciate built by means of those combatants within the “sweet science.”

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