In-depth blog about former slave and boxing legend Bill Richmond (1763-1829); subject of Luke G. Williams' biography, published by Amberley in August 2015.


On this page you can find links to reviews of books with a connection to either Bill Richmond, Georgian / 'black' history and bare-knuckle boxing. This list will be added to in the upcoming weeks and months.

Staying Power by Peter Fryer
Boxiana by Pierce Egan
Tom Spring: Bareknuckle Champion of All England and Tom Cribb: The Life of the Black Diamond by Jon Hurley
The Black Count by Tom Reiss
Writing the Prizefight: Pierce Egan's Boxiana World by David Snowdon

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