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Title:
Tex Rickard : boxing's greatest promoter
Author:
Aycock, Colleen.
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Publication Information:
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, [2012]

©2012
Physical Description:
viii, 227 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Summary:
"Along the way, George Lewis "Tex" Rickard (1870-1929), rubbed shoulders with some of history's most renowned figures, including Teddy Roosevelt, Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, John Ringling, Jack Dempsey, and Gene Tunney. This detailed biography chronicles Rickard's colorful life and his critical role in the evolution of boxing from a minor sport into a modern spectacle"--Provided by publisher.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780786465910
Format :
Book

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