Should sports figures be role models, representing a community, government or country?
Listen to both fights between Joe Louis and Max Schmeling.
Read the stories of the 1936 and 1938 Joe Louis-Max Schmeling bouts, as recalled by the boxers in their autobiographies.
Take a look at Louis and Schmeling's connections to some well-known people.
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Track the rise of the Nazis in U.S. news reports about five major events.
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