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3/3/08 7:32 AM
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Orchid Man
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Has anyone read this book? Considered by many, including Hemingway, to be the best novel ever written about boxing-- and they may be right. Heinz died last week, at age 93 or thereabouts.
2/9/09 12:46 PM
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Andy Dufresne
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Good book!
2/27/09 2:04 AM
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Jason Couch
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Try  A.J. Leibling's On Boxing; essays rather than a novel. Phenomenal writing.

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