Undisputed TrutheBook - 2013
A bare-knuckled, tell-all memoir from Mike Tyson, the onetime heavyweight champion of the world -- and a legend both in and out of the ring. Philosopher, Broadway headliner, fighter, felon -- Mike Tyson has defied stereotypes, expectations, and a lot of conventional wisdom during his three decades in the public eye. Bullied as a boy in the toughest, poorest neighborhood in Brooklyn, Tyson grew up to become one of the most thrilling and ferocious boxers of all time -- and the youngest heavyweight champion ever. But his brilliance in the ring was often compromised by reckless behavior. Years of hard partying, violent fights, and criminal proceedings took their toll: by 2003, Tyson had hit rock bottom, a convicted felon, completely broke, the punch line to a thousand bad late-night jokes. Yet he fought his way back; the man who once admitted being addicted "to everything" regained his success, his dignity, and the love of his family. With a triumphant one-man..
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2013
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