Al era f World Championship Wrestling and professional wrestling in general this is a book that lives up to the plaudits it has garnered While it does cover ground that the ardent fan will already know there s enough here to intrigue educate and amuse all sorts Reiki: Unlocking the Secrets of Reiki Healing Aura Cleansing and Chakra Healing for Balancing Your Chakras, Including… of readers who also love themselves some sports entertainment A uicker read than its size would suggest and recommended for those with even the slightest interest in wrestling Well researched well written and easy to read this book came recommended by Eric Bischoff and Tony Schiavonen their respective podcasts and coming from people like that who lived and breathed WCW and were about as inside man as you could possibly be recommendations like that don t come lightlyHappily the book lived up to the hype and is an enjoyable The rise and fall Holism and Complementary Medicine: Origins and principles of World Championship Wrestling WCW has been covered extensively since the company folded inther books feature stories documentaries and podcasts It s received so much retrospective coverage that it s understandable if Magnesium: What Your Doctor Needs You To Know: Including: How to Fight Diabetes, Have a Healthy Heart, and Get Strong… one were to believe that there isn t anything new to unearthn the subjectWhich is why Nitro is such a refreshing read The well researched exhaustive account Reinventing the Body, Resurrecting the Soul: How to Create a New You of the company s history which for some time was soundly beating long time industry leader the WWF in the Monday night ratings battle is a must read for any wrestling fanThe author has spoken to a wide impressive varietyf sources including both key players within WCW itself and also executives and employees from their parent company at Turner Broadcasting as well This means that in some ways the book maintains two simultaneous narrative threads the inner workings A Life Less Stressed of WCW itself and the political and boardroom machinations that were taking placeutside CLEAN 7: Supercharge the Body’s Natural Ability to Heal Itself - The One-Week Breakthrough Detox Program of the promotion s control Obviously these two story threadsften become inextricably linked ultimately leading to WCW s demise and eventual purchase by Vince McMahon for a staggeringly low sum VAGUS NERVE: How to Stimulate the Vagus Nerve for Better Mental Health. Activate Body’s Natural Healing Power, Reduce… of moneyHardened wrestling fans will know manyf the details here but there will be stories contained within which even some Ayurveda Recipes: A Magic That Can Improve Your Overall Health of the most dedicated won t have known about For instance the rolef musician turned wrestling personality Lenita Erickson and her attempts to become a major player in WCWDetailed and informative all in all highly recommended This is the best biography Yoga as Origami: Themes from Katonah Yoga of any subject I ve. Er end With both WCW and WWF expanding intother forms The Snake in the Clinic: Psychotherapy's Role in Medicine and Healing of entertainment movies video games music and the like the potential for growth appeared to be limitlessBut with uncertainty surrounding its corporate future and increasingly uninspired programming eroding its audience WCW stoodn the verge Somatics: Reawakening The Mind's Control Of Movement, Flexibility, And Health of collapse Three years into a five year plan devised by its charismatic leader a former Blue Ribbon Foods salesman named Eric Bischoff the company whose unexpected ascension initiated the entire boom wasperating How To Stop Your Doctor Killing You on borrowed timeFor by the endf the five year plan WCW ceased to existBut NITRO is a story about much than WCW and the Monday Night Wars It is a story Your Hands Can Heal You: Pranic Healing Energy Remedies to Boost Vitality and Speed Recovery from Common Health Problems of an era a time in which the media and cultural landscape precipitated and later supported pro wrestling's mainstream popularity It is a storyf how a company made in the image Breaking Through Chronic Pelvic Pain: A Holistic Approach for Relief of an intuitively brilliant risk taker betrayed itsriginal promise It is a story A Womans Guide to Cannabis: Using Marijuana to Feel Better, Look Better, Sleep Better-And Get High Like a Lady of how a handfulf men each struggling with their A Whole Person Approach to Wellbeing: Building Sense of Safety (Routledge Advances in the Medical Humanities) own limitations facilitated a publicbsession that changed television foreverAnd so with the inside knowledge Homeopathy: Materia Medica Vol. 3 of a journalist the perspectivef a historian and the passion f a fan author Guy Evans provides a fresh look at an unfortunate inevitabil.
Just when you think you know it all You ve read The Death f WCW Controversey Creates Cash you ve seen WWE s Monday Night Wars series Holistic Anatomy: An Integrative Guide to the Human Body on their network So why you may ask do I need another WCW related product in my lifeSimply put this is the best bookut there Thyroid Power: Ten Steps to Total Health on WCW isne Cancer Secrets: An Integrative Oncologist Reveals How You Can Defeat Cancer Using the Best of Modern Medicine and… of the very best wrestling books ever An incredible amountf research has been done and nothing is glossed Ayurveda Cooking for Beginners: An Ayurvedic Cookbook to Balance and Heal overr brushed Hands Of Light: A Guide to Healing Through the Human Energy Field off WCW airingn Channel 5 in the UK anyone Yup that s covered100 people were interviewed including unlikely people we don t usually hear from in the wrestling world such as former WCW TBS Executives Nitro girls people from the WCW ring crewWhether you were a fan watching intensely every Monday night when the war was raging Everything You Need To Know About Colloidal Silver or you missedut and are looking for an introspective look at North America s hottest ever period Tuning the Human Biofield: Healing with Vibrational Sound Therapy of wrestling look no further than Nitro I can t reccomend enough This book is a nice companion piece for those that have read The Deathf WCW Whereas The Death Contraception Deception: Open and Honest Discussion about Birth Control Between Your Holistic Gynecologist Eastern… of WCWffers a biased HypnoBirthing, Fourth Edition: The breakthrough natural approach to safer, easier, more comfortable birthing - The… opinionf WCW as a company this book is by the numbers and goes into the business side Hermetic Herbalism: The Art of Extracting Spagyric Essences of the company than the actual story lines The product is dipped into uite a bit but it is about what was goingn behind the curtain The book goes into exceptional detail about many The Other Side of Bipolar: Revealing Your Strengths to Move Beyond the Diagnosis of the minor elementsf WCW politics I never thought I d be reading how the accountants working for the company were able to show profit year Science of Breath: A Practical Guide on yearOverall this is a good book for those that really want to learn about Having also read Death Of WCW this book concentrates a lotn the Turner Handmade Apothecary: Healing Herbal Remedies: Healing herbal recipes organisation and what was goingn behind the scenes and in the boardrooms than Death Optimal Healing with DMSO: The Complete Natural Safe Healing Book for Managing Pains, Arthritis, Cancer, Stroke… of WCW and it rarely touchesn what was happening Nutrient Power: Heal Your Biochemistry and Heal Your Brain on screenn Nitro and Thunder It s a lot even handed than Death Of WCW and infinitely better written although it s very in depth and can be a little long winded in places Expect entire chapters dedicated to advertising and key demographics finances and profiles Crystals: A complete guide to crystals and color healing on executives you ve never heard Don t expect Lol it was Hulk Hogan s fault My recommendation Read both They complement eachther well although Reynolds and Alvarez s book is an extended exercise in sniggering it covers a lot Reverse The Aging Process - Look Younger and Feel Better: Water of Life for Health and Beauty of the stuff this book doesn t An amazingly well written and we ll researched bookHighly recommend reading An exhaustive look back at the pivot. 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