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The story of Muhammad Ali, heavyweight champion of the world

Barry Denenberg

The story of Muhammad Ali, heavyweight champion of the world

by Barry Denenberg

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Published by Dell Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ali, Muhammad, -- 1942- -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Boxers (Sports) -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.

  • About the Edition

    A biography chronicling the life of the controversial heavy weight boxing champion.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Barry Denenberg.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 92 p. :
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15353435M
    ISBN 10044040259X
    OCLC/WorldCa20936810

    Still, the fight was over and Muhammad Ali was the Heavyweight Champion of the World once again! The second reign of Ali is where he went from being a boxing legend to becoming a sports icon as he ran off defenses against the likes of Chuck Wepner (TKO), Ron Lyle (TKO11) and Joe Bugner (W). Chapter summary Part 3: The Peoples Champion, A Career Ends- In this last part of the story the author Walter Dean Myers talks about Muhammad Ali's first defeat, his ending career and the legacy he has left. Muhammad Ali was on every ones mouth, from morning to night. Council and Government were both on his case of becoming Islamic.

      Hours after Ali “shocked the world”—as he aptly put it—by defeating Sonny Liston to become heavyweight champion in , Ali and his new friend Malcolm X celebrated by downing scoops of. Muhammad Ali's story took on moral complexity three years into his reign as champion. Norman Mailer wrote in that, upon seeing Muhammad Ali.

    "Succeeds more than any previous book in bringing Ali into focus as a starburst of energy, ego and ability whose like will never be seen again."--The Wall Street Journal"Best Nonfiction Book of the Year"--Time"Penetrating reveal[s] details that even close followers of [Ali] might not have known An amazing story." --The New York TimesOn the night in that Muhammad Ali 4/5(9).   Muhammad Ali, then known as Cassius Clay, is held back by his handlers as he reacts after he is announced the new heavyweight champion of the world on a seventh round TKO against Sonny Liston in.


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On Februunderdog Cassius Clay, better known as Muhammad Ali, fought defending champion Charles "Sonny" Liston for the world heavyweight title in Miami Beach, Florida. Although it was nearly unanimously believed that Clay would be knocked out by round two if not earlier, it was Liston who lost the fight after refusing at the beginning of round seven Author: Jennifer Rosenberg.

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