David Margolick is a longtime contributing editor at Vanity Fair,where he writes about culture, the media, and politics. He served as national legal affairs editor at The New York Times, where he wrote the weekly At the Bar column for seven years. He is the author most recently of Strange Fruit: The Biography of a Song. This is his fourth book. He lives in New York City.
Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: October 10, 2006 Price: $18.95
Nothing in the annals of sports has aroused more passion than the heavyweight fights in New York in 1936 and 1938 between Joe Louis and Max Schmeling—bouts that symbolized and galvanized the hopes, hatreds, and fears of a world moving toward total war.
David Margolick takes us into the careers of both...
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