2 edition of encyclopaedia of boxing found in the catalog.
encyclopaedia of boxing
Written in English
|Statement||compiled by Maurice Golesworthy.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||242|
The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Boxing is the world's most comprehensive single-volume illustrated work of boxing reference, covering all aspects of the sport since its rise from the days of illegal big-money challenge matches to the multi-million-dollar televised extravaganza it is today. As well as details of the careers of the world's greatest boxers, and descriptions of many of thei. Best books on boxing and boxers. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.
Edwin Haislet, noted Boxing Coach, wrote his seminal book on the subject in Haislet served as Executive Director for the Department of Alumni Relations, University of Minnesota. His boxing credentials come from his time served as Boxing Coach and Assistant Professor of Physical Education and Recreation there, as well as Director of the. The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Boxing. Author:Arnold, Peter. Book Binding:Hardback. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. Book Condition:GOOD. World of Books USA was founded in
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Hale, - Boxing - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Georges Carpentier gets to close quarters with Joe Beckett. Jack Dempsey and. Bob Mee, a fellow boxing writer and friend of Harry, has undertaken the recent work on this book.
A former boxing correspondent for the Independent, Bob has penned a number of books in his own right, including Bare Fists (Willow), Boxing Hall of Fame (Apple Press), The Heavyweights (History Press) and Boxing: Heroes and Champions (Book Sales Inc)/5(28).
Boxing - Boxing - Styles: In bare-knuckle fighting the emphasis was on the power of the punch, since bouts usually ended only when one contestant could not continue. The hands were held in front of the body in no particular position, and footwork was practically nonexistent.
With the advent of padded gloves and contests decided on points, boxing skills and footwork became more important.
Boxing, sport involving attack and defense with the fists, usually with the use of padded gloves. A boxer wins a match either by outscoring the opponent or by rendering the opponent incapable of continuing the match.
Bouts range from 3 to 12 rounds, each round normally lasting three minutes. Genre/Form: Encyclopedias: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Golesworthy, Maurice.
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Encyclopaedia of Boxing by Odd, Gilbert. A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.
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Encyclopaedia of boxing by Maurice Golesworthy; 9 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Boxing, Dictionaries, Encyclopedias. The book isn’t designed to be read in a single sitting, but is a compendium best enjoyed by dipping into it from time to time.
The early years, from the late ’s, are especially fascinating and tell the tale of how boxing flourished in Johannesburg and elsewhere around the.
See Boxing, by R. Allanson Winn (Isthmian Library, London, ); Boxing, by Wm. Elder (Spalding's Athletic Library, New York, ) (these two books are excellent for the technicalities of boxing). The article “Boxing,” by B. Jno. Angle and G. Barroll, in the Encyclopaedia of Sport ; Boxing, by J.
Trotter (Oval Series, London, the ring - record book and boxing encyclopaedia. hardback. the corners are bumped. the spine is faded and both ends are scuffed.
the binding is tight. pages generally appear clean and crease free. The governing body of international boxing and Olympic boxing is the International Boxing Association (AIBA; the acronym includes a reference to the term amateur that is no longer used by the AIBA).
The only significant differences between professional and Olympic boxing are the use of protective gear and the length of the rounds in each bout. Encyclopedia Brown is a series of books featuring the adventures of boy detective Leroy Brown, nicknamed "Encyclopedia" for his intelligence and range of series of 29 children's novels was written (one co-written) by Donald J.
Sobol, with the first book published in and the last novel published posthumously in The Encyclopedia Brown series has spawned a comic strip, a. Boxing was one of the brutal attractions in the Roman circuses. Gladiatorial boxing matches were a fight to the death. Just before the Christian Era a Roman emperor banned all types of fighting with the fists.
Boxing, as a sport, then disappeared from history until it .Boxing, one of the oldest sports in existence, has been revisited many times by authors trying to make sense of the mayhem in the ring.
Labeled the Sweet Science and loved by Ernest Hemingway, who actually wanted to spar with world heavyweight champion Jack Dempsey, boxing has seen books about the rules, books about how to do it, books about the ethics and dangers, and much literature about.