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New Releases for May 6: Boxing, Musicals, Chess, Placenames, Liberty Records, Detective


The Arc of Boxing: The Rise and Decline of the Sweet Science by Mike Silver

American Plays and Musicals on Screen: 650 Stage Productions and Their Film and Television Adaptations by Thomas S. Hischak

The Tragic Life and Short Chess Career of James A. Leonard, 1841–1862 by John S. Hilbert

African Placenames: Origins and Meanings of the Names for Natural Features, Towns, Cities, Provinces and Countries, 2d Ed. by Adrian Room

Liberty Records: A History of the Recording Company and Its Stars, 1955–1971 by Michael “Doc Rock” Kelly

Early American Detective Stories: An Anthology by LeRoy Lad Panek