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My Life With the Third Man In the Ring: The Drama Outside the Ropes Barbara Stolfi-Maggio

My Life With the Third Man In the Ring: The Drama Outside the Ropes

Barbara Stolfi-Maggio

Published March 13th 2013
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327 pages
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My Life with The Third Man in the Ring by Barbara Stolfi Maggio tells the story of the authors life with her father, a celebrated professional fight referee, a member of a Boxing Hall of Fame, a bookmaker, a mob associate, a bon vivant, and aMoreMy Life with The Third Man in the Ring by Barbara Stolfi Maggio tells the story of the authors life with her father, a celebrated professional fight referee, a member of a Boxing Hall of Fame, a bookmaker, a mob associate, a bon vivant, and a memorable New York character. The story also encompasses her love-hate relationship with her glamorous but volatile mother. This heart-rending tale will provide insight into the world of boxing in the 30s, 40s and 50s, bookmaking, bootlegging, Prohibition, alcoholism, organized crimes influence into boxing, the underworlds overlord of boxing, mob treachery, Mommy Dearest relationship, child abuse, breast cancer, family estrangement, and reconciliation. This is a New York Story that must be told.