Fighters of the North : A Saga of Early Battling Days on the Northern Fistic Front.

By: Power, Bob

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Book Condition: Very Good


IV,162pp; illustrated. 'In the Hunter Valley of Northern New South Wales free settlers and new arrivals from the Old World moved out from Newcastle penal settlement into the isolated hinterland west of Nobby' headland to become the first fighters of the north....Out of the early struggles for economic survival the fighting spirit of many Northerners flowed on into the fields of boxing. ' SIGNED by author on the title page with inscription. Slight rubbing to edges and spine.

Title: Fighters of the North : A Saga of Early Battling Days on the Northern Fistic Front.

Author Name: Power, Bob

Categories: BOXING,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: Australia., B. Power: 1976

ISBN Number: 0959770408

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Not Applicable

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall

Seller ID: 023418

Keywords: Boxing, Australia, Pugilism, Sport