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By Matt de La Peña

On the eve of global struggle II, African American boxer Joe Louis fought German Max Schmeling in a bout that had extra at stake than simply the area heavyweight name; for far of the US their struggle got here to symbolize America's battle with Germany. This dependent and strong photograph booklet biography facilities round the historical struggle during which Black and White the USA have been capable of set aside prejudice and are available jointly to have a good time our nation's ideals.

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