Ghosts of Manila: The Fateful Blood Feud Between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier

Ghosts of Manila: The Fateful Blood Feud Between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier

Mark Kram


whilst Muhammad Ali met Joe Frazier in Manila for his or her 3rd struggle, their contention had spun uncontrolled. The Ali-Frazier matchup had develop into a insanity, infected by means of the media and the politics of race. while the "Thrilla in Manila" was once over, one guy used to be left with a smash of a existence; the opposite was once battered to his soul. Mark Kram lined that struggle for Sports Illustrated in an award-winning article. Now his riveting e-book reappraises the boxers -- who they're and who they have been. And in a voice as robust as a heavyweight punch, Kram explodes the myths surrounding every one fighter, quite Ali. A debatable, no-holds-barred account, Ghosts of Manila ranks with the best boxing books ever written.

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