heidipj's Reviews > King of the World: Muhammad Ali and the Rise of an American Hero

King of the World by David Remnick
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Apr 16, 2007

really liked it
bookshelves: autobiographybiography
Recommended for: anyone
Read in January, 2006

I'm not a fan of boxing. But I guess I got sick of being in the pub and listening to men go on and on about about Muhammad Bloody Ali for hours. I mean all he did was biff people right?

Err no. I was probably lucky in picking up this book. There are probably a dozen biographies about Ali but this one is fabulous, I could hardly put it down. Did I mention that I wasn't a fan of boxing. I'm still not. But I'm now definitely a fan of Muhammad Ali. He is beautiful, he is a legend and he has helped shape modern times.
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