|A.J. Liebling. In 1935 he Went to work at The New Yorker, where he first made his |
name with a profile of the Harlem-based deity Father Divinc, written in
collaboration with St. Clair McKelway. The piece in this book, along with about
half the ...
|Liebling never fails to find the human story behind the fight, and he evokes the atmosphere in the arena as distinctly as he does the goings-on in the ring--a combination that prompted Sports Illustrated to name The Sweet Science the best ...|