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Joe Louis, my life

Joe Louis

Joe Louis, my life

by Joe Louis

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Louis, Joe, -- 1914-,
  • Boxers (Sports) -- United States -- Biography,
  • Boxing

  • Edition Notes

    97571

    Statementby Joe Louis, with Edna and Art Rust, Jr.
    GenreBiography
    ContributionsRust, Edna., Rust, Art, 1927-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination277 p., [16] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23254432M
    ISBN 100151463751

    Joe Louis, My Champion is a heartfelt tribute to the first African American to be regarded as a hero by all Americans. Louis's enduring legacy of determination and perseverance is sure to inspire readers to find and fulfill their dreams.   Directed by Robert Gordon. With Coley Wallace, Paul Stewart, Hilda Simms, James Edwards. The life and career of Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis, who held the title for 12 years--longer than any other boxer in history--and who had to not only battle opponents inside the ring and racism outside it/10().

    Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Louis, Joe, My life story, by Joe Louis. New York, Duell, Sloan and Pearce. Joe Louis-"My Life"Harcourt Brace-5 1/2" X 8" pages-Hardcover Book-With Jacket-With Photo-Signed By , Joe (Joseph Louis Barrow), –81, American boxer, b. Lafayette, Ala. His father, a sharecropper, died when Louis was four years old, and in his stepfather took the family to Detroit, where Louis became interested Price: $

    The world's heavyweight boxing champion tells his story in a simple modest record. His rise from Alabama farm boy to greatest of all fighters is an interesting chapter for all readers. Prize fight fans will enjoy more the detailed story of his bouts. His record in the ring is outstanding; his service in the Army won him the Legion of Merit. The fact that this is his own story gives it special. The Schmeling rematch was the most publicized and symbolic fight of the 20th century. In My Life Story, “Louis reveals many hitherto unknown facts in his life story.” At his death in , Joe Louis was buried in Arlington Cemetery, where, in a message read at the funeral, President Reagan praised him as “more than a sports legend.


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