WorldCat Identities

Louis, Joe 1914-1981

Overview
Works: 495 works in 731 publications in 2 languages and 25,185 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  Archives  Biographical fiction 
Subject Headings: Boxers (Sports) 
Roles: Interviewee, Actor, Instrumentalist, Dedicatee, Speaker, Performer
Classifications: ML421.B4, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Joe Louis Publications about Joe Louis
Publications by  Joe Louis Publications by Joe Louis
posthumous Publications by Joe Louis, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Joe Louis
 
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Most widely held works by Joe Louis
The Ed Sullivan show featuring the Beatles and various other artists ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the four complete one-hour Ed Sullivan Shows that launched the "British Invasion" of the music industry and introduced the Beatles to America. Includes the original commercials
You bet your life ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Collects 18 classic episodes in their original, uncut glory."
How to box by Joe Louis ( Book )
5 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History & heritage film collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of classic movies featuring some of the biggest and brightest African-American stars to ever grace the silver screen
The black king The Duke is tops ; Spirit of youth ; The glove ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[The glove]: A one-time cop and ex-ballplayer schemes to earn a $20,000 reward for the capture of a maniacal killer who beat a prison guard to death with a "riot glove."
Irving Berlin's This is the Army General Electric Theater "Prosper's Old Mother." ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irving Berlin's This is the Army-"The group of soldiers who staged Irving Berlin's WWI musical 'Yip Yip Yaphand' reunite to mount a similar WWII effort ..."
Spirit of youth ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1938 and 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Video release of the 1938 "All-black dramatized story of the life of Joe Louis."
Lena Horne in The duke is tops A.B. Comatherie in The black king ; Joe Louis in Spirit of youth ; Rosey Grier in The glove ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The glove: Sam Kellog is a worn out bounty hunter in Los Angeles who takes on a job which would pay him $20,000 for tracking down an ex-convict, Victor Hale, who's dressed up in riot gear and is beating prison guards to death with a steel laced glove that was invented by the police and was first used on him. So, it's payback time for Victor, but Sam is determined to find his man and bring him in despite the warnings
NAACP 1940-55 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence, memoranda, telegrams, press releases, clippings, reports, and articles on the following: racial discrimination by U.S. Navy; army induction; benefit fight for U.S. Navy Relief Fund; NAACP criticism of LIFE article; fund raising activities; exhibition fights; boxing record; opinions of Joe Louis; Joe Louis Day in Harlem; income tax problems; racial discrimination against Professional Golfers Association
Spirit of youth Lucky ghost ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spirit of youth (66 min.): the story of the rise of boxer Joe Thomas, which paralleled the life of Joe Louis
The great radio sports shows 9 of the greatest radio sports shows ever! ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sports segments from various radio shows of the 1940s, including The Bill Stern sports newsreel, The Bob Hope show, Fibber McGee & Molly, The Fred Allen show, The Jack Benny program. Also includes a presentation of Knute Rockne, All American on the Lux radio theatre, and a comedy sketch about the 1940 Notre Dame-Army game
Irving Berlin's This is the Army ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1943 and 2002 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Irving Berlin musical tribute intended to boost morale during World War II. It honors the patriotic efforts of American soldiers during World Wars I and II. Berlin appears as himself, as does singer Kate Smith who delivers a rousing rendition of God bless America, for which she received the Congressional Gold Medal. Ronald Reagan plays Johnny Jones, a son who follows in his father's show business footsteps. During World War I his father Jerry Jones staged an all-soldier show on Broadway called Yip Yip Yaphank. In World War II his son Johnny Jones, who was his father's assistant, gets the order to stage a new show, called This is the Army. His personal life is a bit of a struggle though, because he refuses to marry his fiancée until the war is over
Ringside with Mike Tyson ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mike Tyson reviews some of the greatest contests in boxing history
You bet your life ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains 6 episodes in their original, uncut glory
Ronald Reagan This is the Army Santa Fe trail ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the Army: Based on the Irving Berlin Broadway musical of the same name. A movie about military life during World War II. Santa Fe Trail: A dramatized retelling of the events leading up to the historical confrontation between the abolitionist John Brown and the US Army at Harper's Ferry, Virginia in 1859
My life story, by Joe Louis by Joe Louis ( Book )
4 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The record breakers the live sounds of the greatest moments in sports history ( Recording )
in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Geschichte meines Lebens by Joe Louis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1951 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You can run but you can't hide by Mari Horton ( )
2 editions published in 1956 in Undetermined and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History & heritage film collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of movies featuring African-American stars
 
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.01 for Joe Louis ... to 1.00 for You can ru ...)
Alternative Names
Barrow, Joe Louis
Barrow, Joe Louis, 1914-
Barrow, Joe Louis, 1914-1981
Barrow, Joe Louis Jr
Barrow, Joseph L. 1914-1981
Barrow, Joseph Louis
Barrow, Joseph Louis, 1914-1981
Joe Louis, 1914-1981
Languages
English (133)
German (1)
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