The Life of A HeavyweightBook - 2013
"Joe Louis held the heavyweight boxing championship longer than any other fighter and defended it a record 25 times. During the 1930s and 1940s, the owner of the heavyweight title belt was the most prominent sports competitor not aligned with a team sport. The biography of Louis outlines his rise from poverty to the best-known African American"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc. Publishers, 
Copyright Date: ©2013
Branch Call Number: B LOUIS
Characteristics: vi, 245 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm