The Squared Circle
Life, Death, and Professional Wrestling
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Penguin Publishing Group|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $27.00|
| Book Description: |
The first investigative look at the extraordinary - and absurd - history of America's greatest mythological sport through the lives of the men and women who have starred in it A professional wrestler is more than just a sports hero or TV character. He (or she) is a demigod, a cultural icon. And these modern mytholigical characters have had a wider impact on our culture than one would imagine. Film politics, and modern folklore stem from their bravado. As David Shoemaker...