alibris logo

A Man's World: The Double Life of Emile Griffith

by

SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2015 WILLIAM HILL SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEAR PRIZE. 'I kill a man and most people forgive me. However, I love a man and many say this makes me an evil person.' On 24 March 1962, when Emile Griffith stepped into the ring in Madison Square Garden to defend his world title against Benny Paret, he was filled with rage. During their weigh-in, the Cuban challenger had denounced Griffith as a 'faggot' and minced towards him. In the macho world of boxing, where fighters know they are engaged in the hurt game ...

loading
  • Book Details
  • Seller
A Man's World: The Double Life of Emile Griffith
2016, Simon & Schuster Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781471132360

Mass-market paperback

A Man's World: The Double Life of Emile Griffith
2015, Simon & Schuster Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781471132346

Hardcover

Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency