Floyd Patterson : a boxer and a gentleman / Alan H. Levy.
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|Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox)||921 PAT (Text)||30032010455993||BIOGRAPHY||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780786439508 (pbk.) :
- ISBN: 0786439505 (pbk.) :
- Physical Description: viii, 289 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
- Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., 
- Copyright: ©2008
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-284) and index.
"This first biography of the former heavyweight covers Patterson's meteoric rise as boxer, gives equal attention to the boxer's life away from sport, including Patterson's work for civil rights causes in the 1960s. Joining Ali and George Frazier who used their celebrity to bring attention to social issues, he became an icon of the movement"--Provided by publisher.
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