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Muhammad Ali: King of the Ring (Sterling Biographies)

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He floated like a butterfly and stung like a bee, darting and dancing his way to boxings heavyweight world championship. In the process, the fleet-footed and motormouthed fighter became King of the Ring and more: a cultural icon who dominated headlines, generated controversy, and enthralled even those audiences uninterested in the sport.  Learn the fascinating facts about this dazzling champ:

 

-How he began boxing at only age 12—and the trainer who first knew he was something special

- His involvement in the controversial Nation of Islam

- What happened when he refused to fight in the Vietnam War

- Round-by-round coverage of his “Rumble in the Jungle” and “Thrilla in Manila” matchups with George Foreman and nemesis Joe Frazier

- His present-day battle with Parkinsons Syndrome

Product Details

ISBN:
9781402763649
Author:
Timblin, Stephen
Publisher:
Sterling
Subject:
Boxers (Sports) -- United States.
Subject:
Ali, Muhammad
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Sports & Recreation
Subject:
Sports & Recreation
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Subject:
BG-ART/PHOTO/ARCH - BG-ART/ARCHITECTURE
Subject:
LITERATURE - LIT CLASSICS TRD PB
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Sterling Biographies®
Publication Date:
20100431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
7.5 x 5.5 in
Age Level:
from 10

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