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The Resource Standing eight : the inspiring story of Jesus "El Matador" Chavez, who became lightweight champion of the world, Adam Pitluk

Standing eight : the inspiring story of Jesus "El Matador" Chavez, who became lightweight champion of the world, Adam Pitluk

Label
Standing eight : the inspiring story of Jesus "El Matador" Chavez, who became lightweight champion of the world
Title
Standing eight
Title remainder
the inspiring story of Jesus "El Matador" Chavez, who became lightweight champion of the world
Statement of responsibility
Adam Pitluk
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the life and sports career of boxer Gabriel Sandoval, an illegal immigrant who overcame a host of difficult obstacles, including a prison sentence and two deportations back to Mexico, before going on to become world Lightweight boxing champion under the name of Jesus "El Matador" Chavez and achieve his U.S. citizenship
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pitluk, Adam
Dewey number
  • 796.83092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1132.C43
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chavez, Jesus
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • Chavez, Jesus
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Mexico
Label
Standing eight : the inspiring story of Jesus "El Matador" Chavez, who became lightweight champion of the world, Adam Pitluk
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue; 1. Shining City upon a Hill; 2. West Side; 3. Promises; 4. Stateville; 5. Stranger in a Strange Land; 6. House of Lord; 7. King of Britannia; 8. Terri; 9. ℗ŁViva Mexico!; 10. We're up Here, and They Just Don't Know; 11. Just a Camera; 12. Homecoming; 13. El Terrible; 14. "The Fight Could Go Either Way"; Interviews and Bibliography; Acknowledgments; About the Author; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786733767
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823345719
Label
Standing eight : the inspiring story of Jesus "El Matador" Chavez, who became lightweight champion of the world, Adam Pitluk
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue; 1. Shining City upon a Hill; 2. West Side; 3. Promises; 4. Stateville; 5. Stranger in a Strange Land; 6. House of Lord; 7. King of Britannia; 8. Terri; 9. ℗ŁViva Mexico!; 10. We're up Here, and They Just Don't Know; 11. Just a Camera; 12. Homecoming; 13. El Terrible; 14. "The Fight Could Go Either Way"; Interviews and Bibliography; Acknowledgments; About the Author; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786733767
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823345719

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