The Sixteenth Round
From Number 1 Contender to Number 45472Book - 2011
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter was riding a wave of success. The survivor of a difficult childhood and youth, he rose to become a top contender for the middleweight boxing crown. But his career crashed to a halt on May 26, 1967, when he and another man were found guilty of the murder of three white people in a New Jersey bar and sentences to three consecutive life terms.
Publisher: Chicago : Lawrence Hill Books, 2011, c1974
Branch Call Number: 364.1523092 CAR NVD
Characteristics: viii, 339 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: 16th round