Boxing in Australia

by Grantlee Kieza

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 01/10/2015

  $39.99

This book looks at boxing in Australia from early European settlement to the present day.

It describes all the famous fights and all the best-known Aussie boxers, including Lionel Rose, Les Darcy, Jeff Fenech, Kostya Tszyu, Tony and Anthony Mundine, and many more.

Boxing in Australia is packed with personalities, stories and stats from boxing history, presented in an accessible style.

Text boxes throughout the book give additional snippets of information that can be dipped into and read as stand-alone pieces.

There are also profile boxes, which give vital statistics for key boxers in the book.

ISBN:
9780642278746
9780642278746
Category:
Sport & leisure industries
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
01-10-2015
Publisher:
National Library of Australia
Dimensions (mm):
265x216mm
Grantlee Kieza

Award-winning journalist Grantlee Kieza has held senior editorial positions at The Daily Telegraph, The Sunday Telegraph and The Courier-Mail.

He is a Walkley Award finalist and the author of twelve acclaimed books, including the recent bestsellers Bert Hinkler: The Most Daring Man in the World, Sons of the Southern Cross and Monash.

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