Lion s Pride

" ... Starting with the origins of pro wrestling in post war Japan, Lion's Pride covers the company's inception in 1972, through its boom in the early 1980s, its influence on the medium at large in the '90s, and its downturn and subsequent ...

Lion s Pride

"...Starting with the origins of pro wrestling in post war Japan, Lion's Pride covers the company's inception in 1972, through its boom in the early 1980s, its influence on the medium at large in the '90s, and its downturn and subsequent revival in the last two decades. Alongside a detailed and informative history are essays detailing the intricacies of Japanese wrestling psychology, how NJPW's key players shaped the company, and much more besides. A crucial reference guide for any wrestling fan, Lion's Pride offers an entertaining and insightful glance behind the scenes of the 'King of Sports'."--Amazon.com

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Lion's Pride
Language: en
Pages: 221
Authors: Chris Charlton
Categories: Wrestling
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher:

"...Starting with the origins of pro wrestling in post war Japan, Lion's Pride covers the company's inception in 1972, through its boom in the early 1980s, its influence on the medium at large in the '90s, and its downturn and subsequent revival in the last two decades. Alongside a detailed
The Big Book of Sherlock Holmes Stories
Language: en
Pages: 928
Authors: Otto Penzler
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-27 - Publisher: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard

Presenting Edgar Award-winning editor Otto Penzler's latest anthology, The Big Book of Sherlock Holmes Stories, the largest collection of Sherlockian tales ever assembled—now in a deluxe hardcover edition, perfect for the collector and gift markets. Arguably no other character in history has been so enduringly popular as Sherlock Holmes. Ever
The Big Book of Tell Me why
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Arkady Leokum
Categories: Children's questions and answers
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: Dorset Press

Answers to hundreds of questions children ask.
Now You Know Big Book of Answers
Language: en
Pages: 496
Authors: Doug Lennox
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-08-31 - Publisher: Dundurn

Doug Lennox is back with a treasure trove of his favourite trivia culled from his four previous Now You Know books plus 125 brand new questions answered by the master of Q & A. Lennox dispenses knowledge concisely, never losing sight of the joy and fun of discovering the why
Now You Know — The Big Books Bundle
Language: en
Pages: 1000
Authors: Doug Lennox
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-20 - Publisher: Dundurn

Presenting two books in the popular and exhaustive trivia series. They are a treasure trove of his favourite trivia culled from previous Now You Know books, answering such brain-teasers as: Why is an evil adversary called a "villain"? Why is football played on a "gridiron" and a leg injury called