Main Event by Brian Shields
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Main Event
By Brian Shields

The Main Event

WWE in the Raging 80s

By (author) See other recent books by Brian Shields
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $35.91
Your Price: $32.31 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.59! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.62 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days



Main Event by Brian Shields

Book Description

The 1980s ushered in the golden age of professional wrestling as television shifted from the scratchy, black and white screened grapplers of the earlier years to colorful, larger-than-life men like Hulk Hogan, "Rowdy" Roddy Piper and Jessie 'The Body' Ventura. Professional wrestling became the place to be, and the place to be seen. This was the era that cemented WWE as home to the best wrestlers on the planet. MAIN EVENT: WWE IN THE RAGING 80s dips into those years and reveals the most celebrated matches that are portrayed as not just the best of the eighties but the best of the ages. Everyone knows Hulk Hogan. This was his era. This is when he wrestled his most famous matches. But Hogan wasn't a lone figure -- he wrestled against and with some of the most colorful men in the business. Now, in vivid detail, their stories are told, from Andre the Giant to 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper and many, many more. Capturing every major Superstar and covering every major event, this is the retrospective that every wrestling fan with fond memories of this era will want to own.

Buy Main Event book by Brian Shields from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9781416532576
ISBN-10: 1416532579
Format: Paperback
(222mm x 178mm x 13mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: World Wrestling Entertainment
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Publish Date: 4-Dec-2006
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Brian Shields

30 Years of Wrestlemania by Brian Shields 30 Years of Wrestlemania, Hardback (September 2014)

Suitable for wrestling fans who want to get up close and personal with all their wrestling heroes, this title provides the coverage of WWE's Wrestlemania from its inception right up to the present day.

» View all books by Brian Shields

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Main Event book by Brian Shields and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Brian Shields close
30 Years of Wrestlemania by Brian Shields
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close