The first book to comprehensively tell the story of how four middleweight boxing giants came to dominate the sport throughout the 1980s
George Kimball was an award-winning sports writer and covered boxing from the era of Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier to the present day. He died in July 2011.
An epic poem of a book . . . a book that lifts the heart -- Frank
A distinguished and entertaining addition to our library of classic boxing literature -- Budd Schulberg
Kimball writes with insight and humour. The bigger the fight, the better he tells it -- Tom Hauser, www.secondsout.com
Thrilling, insightful and often humourous . . . [Kimball] captures the contests, the fighters and the period with a wonderful perception * The Independent *
An intoxicating, captivating tale of great boxers in a fatally flawed environment * The Herald *