Rings: On the Life and Family of a Southern Fighter
A biography of black southern boxer Collins Phillips chronicles the triumphs and tragedies of one man as he struggles against racism, poverty, and family problems to make his dreams come true.
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Review: Rings: On the Life and Family of a Southern FighterUser Review - Goodreads
This isn't a short book, and it starts out a little slow. The family Bates writes about is a big one, so there are a lot of characters, and a few of those characters share the same names (Collis and ...
Review: Rings: On the Life and Family of a Southern FighterUser Review - Kelly - Goodreads
A harrowing pre-Katrina train wreck of a tale. If you watched The Wire and were drawn in to the the unbelievable hard knocks of life, this book all non-fiction, will inspire you with awe. I am half ... Read full review