Muhammad Ali - arguably the finest athlete of the twentieth century, and incontestably one of the most famous figures of his generation. This book offers a complete picture of the man known all over the world, not only for his boxing prowess, but for his rebellious courage and resilience in the face of controversy.
Here is a collection of thirty of the best pieces ever written about this sporting legend in an anthology by the greatest about The Greatest. Muhammad Ali's story is told by a stellar array of authors, athletes and social commentators, all of them compelled to write about this amazing man. Includes pieces by Hunter S. Thompson, Tom Wolfe, Norman Mailer, Floyd Patterson, Malcolm X, Gay Talese and Muhammad Ali himself.
Cotains black and white photographs.
- Publication Date:
- 27 / 11 / 1998
- 159 x 240mm