Born in Flatbush, Brooklyn, Danny Fisher is a boxer who refuses to knuckle under to pressures to fix a fight, but eventually gets caught up in the corruption of the rackets, in a gritty novel set against the backdrop of a Depression-era Brooklyn in which anti-Semitism is rampant. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres, Fiction + Literature Themes
Subgenre: General, Conflicts + Dualities, Legal + Courtroom + Crime, Love + Relationships + Sex, Society + Social Issues, Literary Genres + Types of Novels