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Author Ward, Geoffrey C.

Title Unforgivable blackness : the rise and fall of Jack Johnson / by Geoffrey C. Ward.

Imprint New York : Vintage Books, 2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  796.83 J633BW 2006    ---  Available
Edition 1st Vintage Books ed.
Description xi, 492 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Note Originally published: Knopf, 2004.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [453]-478) and index.
Contents Book one: The rise -- The pure-blooded American -- The good man -- The sport -- The man they all dodge -- The man with the golden smile -- The champion -- The greatest colored man that ever lived -- Book two: The fall -- The brunette in a blond town -- The black man garbed in black -- The accused -- The fugitive -- The stepper.
Subject Johnson, Jack, 1878-1946.
Boxers (Sports) -- United States -- Biography.
Added Title Rise and fall of Jack Johnson
ISBN 0375710043 (pbk.) : $16.95
9780375710049 (pbk.)

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