Heroes & Icons

Heroes & Icons

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The good guys of professional wrestling take the spotlight in this comprehensive examination of the memorable characters who inspired fans, providing insight into what makes a great hero. Compiled using firsthand interviews with hundreds of wrestlers, managers, promoters, and historians, these entertaining profiles document wrestling's golden boys from the 1930s to today. It discusses the roles of wrestling superstars that include Hulk Hogan, Dusty Rhodes, and The Rock as well as lesser-known figures, including Tiger Jeet Singh and Whitey Caldwell. With more than 100 action-packed photos, this engaging and informative book invites both devoted fans and newcomers to the sport to appreciate the rich history of these esteemed performers.
Publisher: Toronto : ECW Press, c2012.
ISBN: 9781770410374
Branch Call Number: 796.8120922 JOHNS
Characteristics: xxvi, 546 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Additional Contributors: Oliver, Greg
Mooneyham, Mike
Alternative Title: Heroes and icons


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