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Gloves A Boxing Chronicle

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ISBN-10: 0865475997

ISBN-13: 9780865475991

Edition: 2002

Authors: Robert Anasi, R. Anasi

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A gritty, spirited inside look at the world of amateur boxing today The Golden Gloves tournament is center stage in amateur boxing-a single-elimination contest in which young hopefuls square off in steamy gyms with the boxing elite looking on. Robert Anasi took up boxing in his twenties to keep in shape, attract women, and sharpen his knuckles for the odd bar fight. He thought of entering "the Gloves," but put it off. Finally, at age thirty-two-his last year of eligibility-he vowed to fight, although he was an old man in a sport of teenagers and a light man who had to be even lighter (125 pounds) to fight others his size. So begins Anasi's obsessive preparation for the Golden Gloves. He…    
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Book details

List price: $24.00
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Publication date: 2/14/2002
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 320
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.342
Language: English

A Way of Life
December
History
September
Laura
Head Shots
November
Baywatch
Julian
The Show
January
The Strange Case of the Professor
Respect
The Amateur
February
Knocked
Black (and Blue)
The Fight
The Old Lion
Spring
Boxing
Postscript
Acknowledgments