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John L. Sullivan

Tony Gee

John L. Sullivan

cradle to grave

by Tony Gee

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Published by Sporting Profiles in Romford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sullivan, John L. -- 1858-1918.,
  • Boxers (Sports) -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Boxing -- United States -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Tony Gee.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44p. :
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18450756M
    ISBN 10095233741X
    OCLC/WorldCa41421070

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Inwhile training for his historic fight with Gentleman Jim Corbett, undefeated heavyweight boxing champion John L. Sullivan wrote "Reminiscences of a 19th Century Gladiator," a summation of his extraordinary life and career.

John L. Sullivan and His America book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This book uncovers the roots of the Sullivan myths that h /5. The life of nineteenth-century journalist, diplomat, adventurer, and enthusiast for lost causes John Louis O'Sullivan is usually glimpsed only in brief episodes, perhaps because the components of his life are sometimes contradictory.

An exponent of romantic democracy, O'Sullivan became a defender of slavery. A champion of reforms for women, labor, criminals, and public schools, he. Books Advanced Search Amazon Charts Best Sellers & more Top New Releases Deals in Books School Books Textbooks Books Outlet Children's Books Calendars & Diaries of results for Books: "john l sullivan".From his first match in the late s through his final championship fight inthis biography contains a thoroughly researched, detailed accounting of John L.

Sullivan's boxing career. With special attention to the s, the decade during which Sullivan came to prominence, it follows Sullivan's skill development and discusses his opponents and fights in detail, providing various Brand: McFarland & Company.

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