BIBLIOGRAPHY

THE SWEET SCIENCE
A.J.Liebling, The Viking Press 1956 (The best book about boxing ever
written..)

JACK JOHNSON & HIS TIMES: Denzil Batchelor, Sportsmans Book Club, London 1957

BLACK CHAMPION
Finis Farr: Macmillan, London 1964

JACK JOHNSON IS A DANDY:
An Autobiography - Jack Johnson: Chelsea House, New York 1969

PAPA JACK: JACK JOHNSON & THE ERA OF WHITE HOPES:
Randy Roberts, Free Press. 1983

BOXING DAY, THE FIGHT THAT CHANGED THE WORLD:
Jeff Wells, Harper Sports, 1998

UNFORGIVABLE BLACKNESS: THE RISE & FALL OF JACK JOHNSON:
Geoffrey C. Ward. Alfred E Knopf Publishers, 2004

SHADOW BOX: Antonia Logue, Bloomsbury, London 1999
(Fiction, but closely based around the relationship between Johnson and thesurrealist writers Arthur Craven and Mina Loy during the Spanish/Mexican years)

 

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