Hot Shots and High Spots

Hot Shots and High Spots

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Bringing the best of professional wrestling into focus, from the glare of the spotlights to rare, behind-the-scenes candid photos, George Napolitano has created the most far-reaching and beautiful visual history of its kind. For five decades he has been ringside, documenting wrestlings biggest main events, photographing its most famousand infamousstars. His images have captured the blood, sweat, and tears spilled in the squared circle. In the process, they have become as iconic as the men and women in them. Covering those who have made professional wrestling one of Americas great passions and pastimesBruno Sammartino and Classy Freddie Blassie, Gorilla Monsoon battling Muhammad Ali, Andre the Giant and Mil Mascaras thrilling crowds all over North America, and Cyndi Lauper and Captain Lou Albano bringing wrestling to MTVthis chronicle shows it all. For the fans of the nWo or ECWs hardcore revolution, those who love the attitudes of DX, The Rock, and Stone Cold Steve Austin, and those who still tune in every Monday night for Cena, Triple H, and Orton, this compilation is the ultimate pictorial of the glories and humiliations of the wrestling world.
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Product details

  • Electronic book text | 320 pages
  • 203 x 254mm
  • Montreal, Canada
  • 320 Color Photos
  • 1770900667
  • 9781770900660

Table of contents

Table of Contents:Introduction...81 Hot Shots...122 The Wrestling Universe, Then & Now...283 Classic Andre...564 Babyfaces...605 Classic Flair...746 Heels...827 High Spots...1008 Classic Hogan...1389 Personal...14810 WCW...17011 Entertainers...18812 ECW...19813 Beyond the Squared Circle...22414 Tag Teams...24215 Hardcore...25816 TNA...27217 Mat Classics...282Acknowledgments...320
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