Posts Tagged ‘Books’

THE ILLINOIS ThunderBolt  BY LARRY CARLI   BILLY PAPKE: Boxings Enfant Terrible. . . Without a doubt Billy Papke is one of the legends of the boxing ring. He...

Tom Molineaux: : From bondage to baddest man on the planet by Bill Calogero    Book Details Two hundred years before Mike Tyson, there was Tom Molineaux! In...

A History of Women's Boxing traces the sport back to the 1700s, through the 2012 Olympic Games, and up to the present.

Award-winning essayist and boxing historian Springs Toledo is pleased to announce the release of his new book, The Gods of War.

A tribute to the author's favorite prizefighters of the 1950s (Jake LaMotta, Rocky Castellani, Walter Cartier, Wes Bascom, and others), the book is also a...

Lauren Chouinard Sheds Light on Infamous Lightweight Boxer George Henry Lavigne, known as the "Saginaw Kid. in New Book.

The Heavyweight Championship has long been the most valued prize in all of sports. Famous names among the champions include John L. Sullivan, Jim Jeffries,...

Nardo is the story of an Italian kid from Boston's North End, and his rise through the boxing ranks to eventually become World Champ during the Golden Era of...

On June 28, 1868, a group of men gathered alongside a road 35 miles north of Albuquerque to witness a 165-round, 6-hour bare-knuckle brawl between well-known...