The Greatest Sport of All: An Inside Look at Another Year in Boxing

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Over the years, Thomas Hauser has earned recognition as one of the most respected boxing writers in America and the definitive chronicler of the contemporary boxing scene. The Greatest Sport of All is Hauser’s portrait of 2006, another remarkable year in boxing. The book includes an inside look at great fighters, great fights, and the powers behind the throne. There are revealing portraits of Oscar De La Hoya, Jermain Taylor, Bernard Hopkins, and Don King; a look back at giants like Joe Louis and Muhammad Ali; and more.

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Captures a remarkable year in boxing: 2006

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"Hauser writes about professional boxing in a way that no one has ever done before."
--Playboy

"Incomporable and indispensible."
''New York Times

"Hauser should be read by critics as well as boosters of professional boxing."
--Associated Press

"Thomas Hauser respects boxing and boxers. He gives readers insight into what happens in and out of the ring. Everything he writes is fair-minded and reality-based with a human touch."
-- Lennox Lewis

"Tom Hauser is one of the best writers in boxing. It's a joy to read his articles."
-- Jermain Taylor

"If it comes from Tom Hauser, it's the truth."
-- Roy Jones

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