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Jack Johnson Rebel Sojourner

ISBN 10 : 9780520280113
ISBN 13 : 0520280113

Discusses the life and boxing career of Jack Johnson...


Jack Johnson Rebel Sojourner

ISBN 10 : 9780520271609
ISBN 13 : 0520271602

Discusses the life and boxing career of Jack Johnson...


Jack Johnson Rebel Sojourner

ISBN 10 : 9780520952287
ISBN 13 : 0520952286

In his day, Jack Johnson—born in Texas, the son of former slaves—was the most famous black man on the planet. As the first African American World Heavyweight Champion (1908–1..


My Life And Battles

ISBN 10 : 0275999645
ISBN 13 : 9780275999643

African American historian Gerald Early refers to Jack Johnson (1878-1946), the first African American heavyweight champion of the world, as "the first African American pop culture..


Unforgivable Blackness

ISBN 10 : 9780307492371
ISBN 13 : 0307492370

In this vivid biography Geoffrey C. Ward brings back to life the most celebrated — and the most reviled — African American of his age. Jack Johnson battled his way out of obscu..


King Of The Court

ISBN 10 : 9780520945760
ISBN 13 : 052094576X

Bill Russell was not the first African American to play professional basketball, but he was its first black superstar. From the moment he stepped onto the court of the Boston Garde..


Knockout

ISBN 10 : 1604739894
ISBN 13 : 9781604739893

Knockout: The Boxer and Boxing in American Cinema is the first book-length study of the Hollywood boxing film, a popular movie entertainment since the 1930s, that includes such cla..