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Muhammad Ali, Kinshasa 1974 by Jean-David Morvan

Muhammad Ali, Kinshasa 1974

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Muhammad Ali, Kinshasa 1974 by Jean-David Morvan
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Feb 23, 2021 | ISBN 9781787736207

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“A graphic novel turns the Rumble in the Jungle into a visual gut punch” – The New York Times

A Powerful Combination of rarely seen photographs and comic book art in a new graphic novel” – The New York Times

Muhammad Ali as you’ve never seen him…powerful” – The New York Times

“The drawings and photos allow us to revel in the imagery and history of that unforgettable night, and the torrid pace of the storytelling, the many flashbacks allow us to see the full context of the fight” – The Ring

“[A] gritty, action-packed hybrid work of photography and comics art … lands plenty of punches” – Publishers Weekly

“One of the most interesting sports documentary graphic novels I’ve read, and one of my favorite reads of 2021” - Comic Book Herald 

“One of the pleasures of reading Muhammad Ali, Kinshasa 1974 is how seamlessly Abbas’ photos mesh with Ortiz’ artwork.  Combined with Morvan’s prose it is as though you are ringside witnessing history while viewing the spectacle from Abbas’ perspective … Using a new lens on a spectacle that has been chronicled many times over it delivers from start to finish and adds another layer to one of the most famous sporting events of all time” – Comix Asylum 

“A must-have book for boxing fans … Abbas’s photographs combined with Rafael Ortiz’s art elevates this legendary fight to a new level” The Fandom Post

“Equal parts sports journalism and comics history, it’s the celebration of one of the all time greats viewed through the lenses of art as history, and history as art” – AlastairStewart.com

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