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The Resource The barfighter, Ivan G. Goldman

The barfighter, Ivan G. Goldman

Label
The barfighter
Title
The barfighter
Statement of responsibility
Ivan G. Goldman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Goldman brings to life the sleazy underbelly of professional boxing in the 1980s, where double crosses, thievery and cheating were commonplace. After instigating a bar brawl that leads to his arrest, former army-trained boxer and journalist Lee Cheskis lands in anger management class. There he meets Marvin, the former gangbanger who is desperate to box. Lee introduces Marvin to Eddie, the salty old boxing trainer and gym owner, who discovers that Marvin is a natural
  • As Marvin works his way up from small auditoriums to big arenas, it becomes obvious just how seedy and disreputable the boxing world really is as fighters, fights and allegiances are easily bought and sold
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
302457
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goldman, Ivan G
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Boxing managers
Label
The barfighter, Ivan G. Goldman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
246 pages
Isbn
9781579621827
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2008041652
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1/486638
  • OCoLC
Label
The barfighter, Ivan G. Goldman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
246 pages
Isbn
9781579621827
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2008041652
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1/486638
  • OCoLC

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