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Read online This Bloody Mary is the Last Thing I Own: A Journey to the End of Boxing.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC This Bloody Mary is the Last Thing I Own: A Journey to the End of Boxing Fittingly it is in Las Vegas boxing s capital that author Jonathan Rendall a young British boxing enthusiast reflects on his own exit from the boxing scene What unfolds is the true story of his boyhood romance with the sport his canny coming of age as a boxing writer and his risky bid to bring the unknown Colin Sweet C McMillan to the World Featherweight Championship .

Written with the detachment of a seasoned journalist Jonathan Rendall has produced an uncommon sports memoir about having the faith and losing the faith Intelligent and funny em This Bloody Mary Is the Last Thing I Own em is a boxing book with appeal that extends well beyond the ring by Jonathan Rendall

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This Bloody Mary is the Last Thing I Own: A Journey to the End of Boxing
Title:This Bloody Mary is the Last Thing I Own: A Journey to the End of Boxing
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ISBN:088001685X
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Number of Pages:204
Category:non-fiction, biography, memoir
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