Four horsemen" is a complete month-by-month, linear timeline of the Horsemen, year-by-year, covering every version of the group and every member of each version over their thirteen years of existence. From the glory days of jim crockett promotions to the early WCW period to the Monday Nitro era, it’s all here in one concise timeline.
Four Horsemen: A Timeline History - Every break-up and every reformation. It's the ultimate reference guide to wrestling's most infamous group, with clear timeline confirmations of keys dates and events. Ric flair, barry windham, lex luger, Tully Blanchard, Ole and Arn Anderson, James J. Every wrestler, every manager, and every woman that walked the aisle with them.
Over 40 photographs, some rare, a few never published before. They were pro wrestling’s greatest stable and the very foundation upon which every other great faction that followed was built. They were the Four Horsemen!".
Slobberknocker: My Life in WrestlingSports Publishing - Readers will finally get the opportunity to hear never-before-told stories about the politics, wackiness, and personalities of all the biggest stars. But that’s just not JR. Jim opens up about his life as an only child on a working farm, who became obsessed with professional wrestling having first saw it on his grandparent’s TV.
With all those adventures and responsibilities, including “stone cold” Steve Austin, Brock Lesnar, he’s also recognized as the man who built and nurtured a once-in-a-generation talent roster that took the WWE to new heights, and The Rock to name a few. But this isn’t just a wrestling story. Even though the wrestling business was notoriously secretive and wary of “outsiders, from driving his blind, drunk boss towards revenge, ” he somehow got a foot in the door to start a historic career, one where he held almost every job in the business?from putting up the ring to calling matches, to consoling two naked 600 pound brothers in the shower room after a rough match.
Slobberknocker: My Life in Wrestling - Slobberknocker is the story of how an oklahoman farm kid, with a vivid imagination and seemingly unattainable dreams, became “The Voice of Wrestling” to record TV audiences and millions of fans around the world. Slobberknocker is the first time Ross tells his story?and you don’t want to miss it! Currently the host of the podcast the Ross Report, any fan of wrestling?from the territory days to today?will be enthralled with stories from the road and behind the scenes.
The wrestling biography you’ve been Waiting For!There are few people who have been in the wrestling business longer than Jim Ross. And those who have made it as long as he has half a century to be exact probably made enemies or burned bridges.
Death of the Territories: Expansion, Betrayal and the War that Changed Pro Wrestling ForeverECW Press - Providing never-before-revealed information, Death of the Territories is a must-read for fans yearning to understand how McMahon outlasted his rivals and established the industry’s first national promotion. But by the early 1980s, the growth of cable television had put new outside pressures on promoters.
Each regionally based promotion operated individually and offered a brand of localized wrestling that greatly appealed to area fans. At the same time, it offers a comprehensive look at the promoters who opposed McMahon, focusing on their noteworthy power plays and embarrassing mistakes. An enterprising third-generation entrepreneur who believed cable was his opportunity to take his promotion national soon capitalized on the situation.
Death of the Territories: Expansion, Betrayal and the War that Changed Pro Wrestling Forever - A host of novel ideas and the will to take chances gave Vincent Kennedy McMahon an incredible advantage. Mcmahon waged war on the territories and raided the NWA and AWA of their top talent. Promoters routinely coordinated with associates in surrounding regions, and the cooperation displayed by members of the National Wrestling Alliance made it easy for wrestlers to traverse the landscape with the utmost freedom.
Dozens of territories flourished between the 1950s and late ’70s. For decades, distinct professional wrestling territories thrived across North America. By creating wrestlemania, and expanding across North America, jumping into the pay-per-view field, McMahon changed professional wrestling forever.
Second Nature: The Legacy of Ric Flair and the Rise of CharlotteSt. Martin's Press - Every person that aspires to be a professional in this business should take notes from Ric Flair. John cena woooooo! Are you ready for this. Like a knife-edge chop to the chest, this brutally honest dual memoir details the trials and tribulations as one champion recaptures his enduring greatness while another embraces the challenge to usurp his place atop WWE.
Hear from the original limousine-ridin’ sixteen-time World Champ as he reflects on his turbulent life away from the cameras. Get the real story from "naitch" himself as well as Charlotte’s eye-opening perspective as she recalls living in her famous father’s shadow, rising above her own unique challenges, and the gravity of carrying on the Flair legacy.
Second Nature: The Legacy of Ric Flair and the Rise of Charlotte - Ric’s emotional retirement marked the end of a four-decade journey thought by many to be the greatest wrestling career in history. But for ric and ashley, one punctuated by unsettling struggles, now known as Charlotte, unspeakable tragedy, another journey was set to begin, and incredible triumph. Second nature is the father-daughter autobiography from WWE Legend "Nature Boy" Ric Flair himself and his talented daughter Charlotte, a multi-time WWE Women’s Champion.
For the father-daughter duo of Ric and Charlotte Flair, sports entertainment is second nature, but with success comes a price. Follow two generations of wwe royalty and learn how their parallel paths come together as they learn to lean on each other on the road to glory, redemption, and the bright lights of WrestleMania.
. Following wrestlemania xxiv in 2008, the incomparable "Nature Boy" soaked in the adulation from the WWE Universe with tears in his eyes and his daughter, Ashley, watching proudly from ringside.
NITRO: The Incredible Rise and Inevitable Collapse of Ted Turner's WCWWCWNitroBook.com - Bolstered by exclusive interviews with over 120 former TBS and WCW employees, NITRO is the definitive picture of the last wrestling boom. Wcw writer; marcus 'Buff' Bagwell, fmr. President of tBS network; Joe Uva, fmr. President of Turner Sports; Jamie Kellner, fmr. And so, with the inside knowledge of a journalist, the perspective of a historian, and the passion of a fan, author Guy Evans provides a fresh look at an unfortunate inevitability - the downfall of World Championship Wrestling.
Wcw vice president of Production; Dick Cheatham, fmr. Wcw vice president of tv programming and Sales Jerry Jarrett, legendary wrestling promoter and booker. It is a story of an era, a time in which the media and cultural landscape precipitated - and later supported - pro wrestling's mainstream popularity.
NITRO: The Incredible Rise and Inevitable Collapse of Ted Turner's WCW - President of world Championship Wrestling; Harvey Schiller, fmr. Wcw director of Marketing; Rob Garner, fmr. It is a story of how a handful of men, each struggling with their own limitations, facilitated a public obsession that changed television forever. But with uncertainty surrounding its corporate future, and increasingly uninspired programming eroding its audience, WCW stood on the verge of collapse.
Ceo of turner broadcasting System; Bill Burke, fmr.
Crazy Like A Fox: The Definitive Chronicle of Brian Pillman 20 Years LaterCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform - He was brian pillman, and two decades later the most comprehensive look at one of professional wrestling's most fascinating stories has been compiled. Tales of his conflicts and conquests became the stuff of legend. He lived more in 35 years than most do in a lifetime, the product of an arduous infanthood.
He was a complex paradox, a walking contradiction. Revel at his trials and tribulations in WCW and the WWF, walking the fine line between the cusp of superstardom and political turmoil. With exclusive interviews with some of brian's closest friends and family, Crazy Like A Fox is a must-read for Pillman fans, and a breathtaking look at the bizarre world of wrestling to boot… Every person that aspires to be a professional in this business should take notes from Ric Flair.
Crazy Like A Fox: The Definitive Chronicle of Brian Pillman 20 Years Later - John cena woooooo! Are you ready for this. I can't recommend this book enough" - john pollock, cinemazine an alpha male with a beta body, POST Wrestling "*****" - John Lister, looking to thrive in worlds where beta males with alpha bodies are the primary requirement. His borderline genius and tragic demise made him an icon shrouded in mystique.
Winner of the 2017 wrestling Observer Award for Best Wrestling Book. Discover unheard details of his upbringing, the incredible story behind chasing an NFL roster spot and his introduction to pro wrestling in the crazy Stampede circuit. His overachievement is awe-inspiring.
Ten Pounds of Gold 2nd Edition: A Close Look at the NWA World Championship BeltCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform - The result was “Ten Pounds of Gold". This revised & expanded second edition of the 2009 book contains 70 additional pages of photographs, and historical information, plus a new title history chapter with behind the scenes details, memorabilia, and an expanded chapter on the night the belt was first presented and defended.
Plus all the material in the original book including champion profiles, detailed and close-up photos of the belt itself and a detailed history of how it was made. Drawing from their interest, experience, and research, Bourne and Millican proudly present the NWA belt as you’ve never seen it before. Dillon every person that aspires to be a professional in this business should take notes from Ric Flair.
Ten Pounds of Gold 2nd Edition: A Close Look at the NWA World Championship Belt - John cena woooooo! Are you ready for this. Not long afterwards, bourne decided to put together a book about the history and construction of the NWA belt, a chance to share with others the opportunity they had been fortunate enough to have. Full color edition"to anyone who cares about the nwa, its history, of course, the famous "Ten Pounds of Gold, and, "this book really is a necessity.
Tim hornbaker, LegacyOfWrestling. Com".
No Is a Four-Letter Word: How I Failed Spelling but Succeeded in LifeDa Capo Press - Da capo. After reading no is a four-letter Word, you'll discover that you might have what it takes to succeed as well. You just need to get out there and do it. As a result, chris has spent a lifetime doing instead of merely trying, managing to achieve his dreams while learning dozens of invaluable lessons along the way.
No is a four-letter word distills more than two decades of showbiz wisdom and advice into twenty easy-to-carry chapters, learning to let it go when the America's Funniest Home Videos hosting gig goes to his rival, Adopting a sense of perpetual reinvention from the late David Bowie, Remembering to always look like a star from Gene Simmons of KISS, including:Developing a strong work ethic thanks to WWE chairman Vince McMahon, Making sure to sell himself like his NHL-legend father Ted Irvine taught him, andGoing the extra mile to meet Keith Richards with an assist from Jimmy Fallon.
No Is a Four-Letter Word: How I Failed Spelling but Succeeded in Life - Now, in the hopes that those same principles might help and inspire his legions of fans, Chris has decided to share them while recounting the fantastic and hilarious stories that led to the birth of these rules. That's what Jericho would do. With the wise words of Master Yoda echoing through his head "Do or do not.
Every person that aspires to be a professional in this business should take notes from Ric Flair. John cena woooooo! Are you ready for this. Most of his high school friends felt that he lacked the tools necessary to get into either, but Chris believed in himself. There is no try.
Kayfabe: Stories You're Not Supposed to Hear from a Pro Wrestling Production Company OwnerCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform - Sean's story, outlaw company and evolving to redefining the shoot video genre, beginning as a renegade, is extremely fascinating. Add to that the backdrop of building a renegade production company, and hosting groundbreaking, negotiating with impossible wrestling talent, shoot-style programming, and you have the story of Sean Oliver.
Sean has seen industry-wide accolades for the company he co-founded and for which he serves as frontman. Every person that aspires to be a professional in this business should take notes from Ric Flair. John cena woooooo! Are you ready for this. The most stand-up guy perhaps ever associated with the business of Pro Wrestling.
Kayfabe: Stories You're Not Supposed to Hear from a Pro Wrestling Production Company Owner - You want truth–you'll find it right here. Vince russo, former wwe/wcw head writerif you thought the world of pro wrestling was wild, imagine what you haven’t seen on TV and in the ring. But there are also the threats, stories of abuse, and moments of downright hilarity that you haven’t known. Until now.
Watch the unpredictable and unconventional story through Sean’s eyes. Sean oliver is one of those men.
United States Championship: A Close Look at Mid-Atlantic Wrestling's Greatest ChampionshipCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform - Wrestling title. In 1975, jim crockett, Jr. Over 100 photographs of both the champions and the belts, most in full color! "Dick Bourne is the Indiana Jones of title belt archeology. Mike johnson, PWInsider. Com every person that aspires to be a professional in this business should take notes from Ric Flair.
John cena woooooo! Are you ready for this. Title tournaments during the Crockett years. Da capo. The list of names that held this title reads like a who's who: harley Race, Ric Flair, Wahoo McDaniel, Ricky Steamboat, Bobo Brazil, Blackjack Mulligan, Johnny Valentine, Paul Jones, Terry Funk, Magnum T. A. Dusty rhodes, lex luger, Tully Blanchard, Barry Windham and many others.
United States Championship: A Close Look at Mid-Atlantic Wrestling's Greatest Championship - Title. A look at where the title belts are today. All the angles, storylines, feuds, and big matches. For the next 13 years, 21 of the the greatest names in professional wrestling, including 13 future WWE Hall-of-Famers, proudly wore one of five different title belts that represented that championship. Championships during the territory era, but this was the biggest and the most widely recognized of them all, and it served as the historical foundation for the United States Championship recognized by the WWE today.
A brief look at later U. S.
WWE: Unreleased: 1986-1995WarnerBrothers - With matches featuring ultimate warrior, demolition, and more, Jake “The Snake” Roberts, “Macho Man” Randy Savage, Hulk Hogan, this collection is a treasure trove of hidden gems. Every person that aspires to be a professional in this business should take notes from Ric Flair. John cena woooooo! Are you ready for this.
Wwe: unreleased: 1986-1995 dvddeep within the wwe archives lie matches never seen before by the wwe Universe. Shrink-wrapped. Da capo. For the first time ever, the vault has been unlocked and wwe home video brings you WWE Unreleased Matches: 1985-1996! Hosted by the legendary Sean Mooney and Charly Caruso, these rarities feature a who’s who from the golden age of WWE.