9781566251082

Max Schmeling: An Autobiography

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  • ISBN13:

    9781566251082

  • ISBN10:

    1566251087

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1998-10-01
  • Publisher: Natl Book Network
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Summary

A fascinating life story of the former World Heavyweight Champion who defeated Joe Louis. This book is fully annotated & contains 96 pages of archival photos. It is a rare & unforgettable slice of history from the 1920s to the 1950s & a must for any boxing fan.

Table of Contents

Translator's Preface v
Fifty Years Later 1(2)
Chapter 1: My Youth in Hamburg
3(4)
Chapter 2: The Decision to Box
7(10)
Chapter 3: Rise in Berlin
17(8)
Chapter 4: In Society
25(16)
Chapter 5: The New World
41(8)
Chapter 6: In Front of the Camera
49(8)
Chapter 7: World Champion
57(10)
Chapter 8: Love at First Sight-Twice
67(6)
Chapter 9: Belated Atonement
73(6)
Chapter 10: A Lost Title
79(6)
Chapter 11: The End of an Interlude
85(12)
Chapter 12: Hitler's Shadow
97(10)
Chapter 13: The Joe Louis Myth and My Strategy
107(12)
Chapter 14: The Fight
119(10)
Chapter 15: In the Maelstrom of Politics
129(14)
Chapter 16: Nothing but Farewells
143(8)
Chapter 17: The Second Time Against Joe Louis
151(10)
Chapter 18: In the War
161(10)
Chapter 19: Return and Escape
171(12)
Chapter 20: Once Again from the Start
183(8)
Chapter 21: A Look Back
191(4)
Epilogue Reflections from the Distance of Time 195(2)
Glossary 197(10)
Max Schmeling's Professional Ring Record 207

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