Blood in My Coffee: The Life of the Fight Doctor by Ferdie Pacheco,Budd Schulberg

By Ferdie Pacheco,Budd Schulberg

Best often called the struggle health practitioner, Ferdie Pacheco has lived a dreamer’s lifestyles. rather than discovering luck in precisely one profession, Pacheco has excelled in several fields. He’s been a winning pharmacist, physician, boxing cornerman, tv commentator, screenwriter, writer, artist, and extra. Now the lifetime of this remarkable Renaissance guy is captured in his specific autobiography, Blood in My Coffee.

With wit and candor, Pacheco chronicles his existence from his adolescence days spent transforming into up within the Spanish component of Tampa, Florida, to patching up Muhammad Ali whereas sitting ring-side. inside those pages, Pacheco deals an within examine the realm of boxing, together with characters from Miami’s recognized 5th highway fitness center, the Ali circus, and dealing in the back of the microphone with Marv Albert. he's taking off the gloves as he remembers his dealings with the likes of Don King and the Showtime community. yet Blood in My espresso is greater than only a boxing e-book. It’s Pacheco’s own trip of recognition and growth—from commencing a clinical workplace in Miami’s Overtown ghetto to campaigning for greater security rules in boxing. It’s evidence optimistic that with a bit good fortune and many perseverance, desires particularly do come true.

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