A Flame of Pure Fire Jack Dempsey and the Roaring '20s

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A Flame of Pure Fire Jack Dempsey and the Roaring '20s

By Roger Kahn 

New Paperback Large Format, 496 Pages (Out of Print since Feb 2009)

American history in the roaring twenties is revealed by this Author, an authoritative sports writer and friend of Dempsey, as he tells the story that surrounds the heavyweight champion of the world from 1919 to 1927.

Kahn chronicles the brutal bouts of the Manassa Mauler and illustrates how the 1920s shaped Dempsey and the mark he left on American history, including his time as a Commander in the US Army in 1945, as he lands on Okinawa beach in 1945 

Sixteen pages of black and white photo inserts. 

Published in Orlando United States by Harcourt Brace International
Out-of-print date 24/02/2009
Dimensions: Weight 771 g, Width 152 mm, Height 229 mm, Spine 15 mm
Pagination 496