Larry Holmes

Against the Odds

Larry Holmes with Phil Berger

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CHAPTERONE
The sun was just coming up when the last of the Holmes family of Cuthbert, Georgia, climbed into Uncle Willie’s beat-up Chevy and headed north.
All our belongings were loaded into the trunk of the car, or strapped onto the roof. We were leaving the hard times of the sharecropper’s life for a better chance in a place called Easton, Pennsylvania.
At least that’s what my mother, Flossie, told me. And young as I was, I knew that what we had in Cuthbert was no bargain. So I wasn’t shook about leaving. I was six years old that Georgia morning in 1955 as the

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Larry Holmes
Against the Odds
Larry Holmes with Phil Berger

Hardcover

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St. Martin's Press
October 1998
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780312187361
ISBN10: 031218736X
6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches, 304 pages, Plus one 16-page photo insert
$24.95

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April 2007
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ISBN: 9781429975544
ISBN10: 1429975547
304 pages
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