The Greatest

  • von Richard Durham, Muhammad Ali
  • Sprecher: Dion Graham
  • 16 Std. 16 Min.
  • ungekürztes Hörbuch

Beschreibung

In his own words, the heavyweight champion of the world pulls no punches as he chronicles the battles he faced in and out of the ring in this fascinating memoir edited by Nobel Prize-winning novelist, Toni Morrison.
Growing up in the South, surrounded by racial bigotry and discrimination, Ali fought not just for a living, but also for respect and rewards far more precious than money or glory. He was named Sportsman of the Century by Sports Illustrated and the BBC. Ali redefined what it meant to be an athlete by giving hope to millions around the world and inspiring us all to fight for what is important to us.
This is a multifaceted portrait of Muhammad Ali only he could render: sports legend, unapologetic anti-war advocate, outrageous showman and gracious goodwill ambassador, fighter, lover, poet, and provocateur, and an irresistible force to be reckoned with.
Who better to tell the tale than the man who went the distance living it?

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Kritikerstimmen

"It's uncanny how much narrator Dion Graham sounds like Ali. He has the same rhythm, inflection, and passion that The Champ had.... Graham makes us feel the pain Ali felt, both from the fights and from the world." ( AudioFile)

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Ich hatte das Gefühl, dass Ali selbst liest! Das Buch ist schnell, mitreißend und vermittelt das Gefühl, mit dabei zu sein. Natürlich ist seine Geschichte selbst richtig spannend. Absolut empfehlenswert!
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- Matthias

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  • Erscheinungsdatum: 25.05.2016
  • Verlag: Graymalkin Media