Float Like a Butterfly (Muhammad Ali: The Man Who Could Float Like a Butterfly and Sting Like a Bee)

By: Shange, Ntozake

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Book Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Fine. Near Fine. 2002 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. Illustrated by Edel Rodriguez. Muhammad Ali, considered by many to be the finest athlete of the twentieth century, is also one of the most famous Americans of his time. Here is a compelling testimony to his courage, resilience in the face of controversy, and boxing prowess by Obie Award-winning author Ntozake Shange. In her own words, Shange shows us Ali and his life, from his childhood in the segregated South, to his meteoric rise in boxing to become the Heavyweight Champion of the World. Edel Rodriguez's stunning artwork combines pastels, monoprint woodblock ink linework and spray paint on colored papers to capture Ali's power, spontaneity, and energy. A time line and list of additional resources and Web sites help make this a standout picture book biography of the man known around the world as The Greatest. Keywords: NTOZAKE SHANGE EDEL RODRIGUEZ MUHAMMAD ALI FLOAT LIKE BUTTERFLY STING LIKE BEE FIGHTER PICTURE BOOKS FIRST EDITION BIOGRAPHY BOXER

Title: Float Like a Butterfly (Muhammad Ali: The Man Who Could Float Like a Butterfly and Sting Like a Bee)

Author: Shange, Ntozake

Illustrator: Rodriguez, Edel

Categories: Martial Arts, Children, Sports,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Jump at the Sun / Hyperion Books for Children: 2002

ISBN Number: 0786805544

ISBN Number 13: 9780786805549

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2198688