Cassius Clay
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Cassius Clay a no-holds-barred biography of boxing"s most controversial champion. by Claude Lewis

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Published by Macfadden-Bartell Corp. in [New York .
Written in English


  • Ali, Muhammad, 1942-

Book details:

LC ClassificationsGV1132.C55 L4
The Physical Object
Pagination126 p.
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5936168M
LC Control Number65003487

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Two heavy-hitters in children's literature deliver a biographical novel of cultural icon Muhammad Ali. Before he was a household name, Cassius Clay was a kid with struggles like any other. Kwame Alexander and James Patterson join forces to vividly depict his life up to age seventeen in both prose and verse, including his childhood friends, struggles in school, the racism he faced, and his Brand: Scholastic.   Latest book reviews, author interviews, and reading trends. The dramatic evolution of his beliefs and the symbolic shifting of his name from Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. to Cassius X is the.   *"Cassius's narrative illustrates his charisma, drive, and work to know who you are."—Publishers Weekly, starred review "Patterson and Alexander, two heavyweights in the world of books, unite to tell the story of how Cassius Clay grew up to be Muhammad Ali, one of the greatest boxers of all time."—The Horn Book Review, starred reviewBrand: Little, Brown and Company. Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight: Cassius Clay vs. the United States is little more than a freshman term paper masquerading as a book. It is filled with snippets from other authors' works about Mr. Ali's career and life. Bingham and Wallace merely comment on those snippets to tell their story--much the same as liberal and conservative commentators Cited by: 5.

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  The book focuses on a number of months in when Cassius Clay was known as Cassius X before his induction to the Nation of Islam and his transformation into Muhammad Ali. In this exciting new book, David W. Coleman captures Muhammad Ali as never before: focusing on Cassius Clay and on Clay's incredible career in the boxing ring. All of Clay's professional bouts are covered in detail, from fighting police chief Tunney Hunsaker to the heavyweight champion of the world, Sonny Liston! However, The Cassius Clay Story. Participants stand at the men's light-heavyweight boxing medal ceremony at the Rome Olympic Games, with Cassius Clay (Muhammad Ali) winning gold. “The book was full of fiction, and one. Chapter Summary Part 1: Cassius Clay - Threw out this part of the book the beginning, the author talks about Clay growing up (Muhammad Ali) and him loving boxing since the age of eight. Cassius always had a thing for competitive things. He would go to the boxing gym every day, no days off.