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Wrestling books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Wrestling category. Presented with a red border are the Wrestling books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Wrestling books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!


Recently Published

The Wrestling by Simon Garfield The Wrestling

When British wrestling was dropped from the ITV schedules in the mid-80s it left the giants of the ring - Big Daddy, Giant Haystacks, Kendo Nagasaki - bereft. This is the true story of the circuit, the big names and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/01/2018

Amazons of Yesteryear Wrestling Women of the 1940s and '50s by Yahya El-Droubie, Glass Stephen Amazons of Yesteryear Wrestling Women of the 1940s and '50s
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Format: Hardback - Released: 16/10/2017

Elite Wrestling Your Moves for Success on and Beyond the Mat by Tom, (Fi Ryan Elite Wrestling Your Moves for Success on and Beyond the Mat
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Format: Paperback - Released: 19/09/2017

WWE Book Of Rules (And How To Make Them) by WWE WWE Book Of Rules (And How To Make Them)

The ultimate companion to anyone who believes rules were made to be broken. This amusing guide to all of WWE's rules (many published for the first time) styled as a dossier of documents, including scribbled-on scrap paper, company memos, repurposed...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2017

Professional Wrestling in the Pacific Northwest A History, 1883 to the Present by Steven Verrier Professional Wrestling in the Pacific Northwest A History, 1883 to the Present

Introduced in the Pacific Northwest in 1883, professional wrestling's long and storied history in the region has contributed significantly to its culture. This entertaining account of the wrestling industry in Oregon, Washington and British Columbia provides a comprehensive account of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

A Wrestling Life 2 More Inspiring Stories of Dan Gable by Dan Gable A Wrestling Life 2 More Inspiring Stories of Dan Gable

Famed wrestler and wrestling coach Dan Gable shares more gripping stories of his life. Readers will learn about the start of his wrestling career in Waterloo, important connections he made with wrestlers at Iowa State, how he went from being...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2017

The WWE Book of Top 10s by Dean Miller, Chris Jericho The WWE Book of Top 10s
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From the top 10 Champions to the most popular matches ever, this WWE trivia book ranks everything in the world of WWE in fun and bite-sized lists. WWE: Book of Top 10s is packed with information and will provide hours...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2017

Best Seat in the House Your Backstage Pass Through My WWE Journey by Justin Roberts Best Seat in the House Your Backstage Pass Through My WWE Journey

If you ever wondered what it's like to be a giant wrestling fan and work at WWE under Vince McMahon and travel the world with co-workers who have been the stars of pro wrestling from the 90s through today, this...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/03/2017

Coming Soon

Wrestling At The Chase The Inside Story of Sam Muchnick and the Legends of Professional Wrestling by Larry Matysik Wrestling At The Chase The Inside Story of Sam Muchnick and the Legends of Professional Wrestling


Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

The Death Of Wcw 10th Anniversary of the Bestselling Classic - Revised and Expanded by Bryan Alvarez, R.D. Reynolds The Death Of Wcw 10th Anniversary of the Bestselling Classic - Revised and Expanded
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Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

The Pro Wrestling Hall Of Fame The Tag Teams by Greg Oliver, Steven Johnson The Pro Wrestling Hall Of Fame The Tag Teams
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Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

The Squared Circle Life, Death and Professional Wrestling by David Shoemaker The Squared Circle Life, Death and Professional Wrestling


Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

Identity in Professional Wrestling Essays on Nationality, Race and Gender by Aaron D. Horton Identity in Professional Wrestling Essays on Nationality, Race and Gender

Professional wrestling possesses a global appeal across national, regional, racial, and gender boundaries. The essays collected in this volume represent the most diverse array of topics and contributors ever assembled for the academic study of pro wrestling.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/01/2018

The Professional Wrestling Trivia Book by Robert Myers The Professional Wrestling Trivia Book


Format: Paperback - Released: 09/02/2018

WWE Ultimate Superstar Guide, 2nd Edition by Jake Black WWE Ultimate Superstar Guide, 2nd Edition

The perfect companion guide to the WWE Universe. Exciting page-by-page profiles of more than 200 WWE Superstars packed with facts, trivia, and behind-the-scenes information. This unmissable new edition has been compiled from scratch, with brand new text throughout. Did you...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/03/2018

Wrestling in Britain Sporting Entertainments, Celebrity and Audiences by Benjamin (University of Huddersfield, UK) Litherland Wrestling in Britain Sporting Entertainments, Celebrity and Audiences
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At the intersection of sport, entertainment and performance, wrestling occupies a unique position in British popular culture. This is the first book to offer a detailed historical and cultural analysis of British professional wrestling, exploring the shifting popularity of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/03/2018

Other books in this genre

Ode to a Master From Championship to Supreme Court: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey by Douglas Butler Ode to a Master From Championship to Supreme Court: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey


Format: Paperback - Released: 24/02/2017

Sumo for Mixed Martial Arts Winning Clinches, Takedowns, & Tactics by Andrew Zerling Sumo for Mixed Martial Arts Winning Clinches, Takedowns, & Tactics

This innovative book demonstrates how the study of sumo wrestling techniques can benefit practitioners of modern mixed martial arts (MMA), as well as other grappling arts. Sumo, Japan's ancient martial art, has its own particular variations of MMA-style body locks,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2016

WWE Encyclopedia Of Sports Entertainment, 3rd Edition by Steve Pantaleo, Kevin Sullivan, Keith Greenberg WWE Encyclopedia Of Sports Entertainment, 3rd Edition
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Get the history, facts, and stats on the Superstars, Divas, and Legends you love, with the updated and expanded WWE Encyclopedia of Sports Entertainment. This bumper new edition packs more than 1,100 Superstars into more than 400 exciting pages, making...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/10/2016

Wrestling - Styles And Systems by Walter Armstrong Wrestling - Styles And Systems

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Format: eBook - Released: 26/08/2016

Wrestling - Catch-As-Catch-Can, Cumberland & Westmorland, All-In Styles by E. J. Harrison Wrestling - Catch-As-Catch-Can, Cumberland & Westmorland, All-In Styles

This early work by E. J. Harrison was originally published in 1934 and we are now republishing it. 'Wrestling - Catch-As-Catch-Can, Cumberland & Westmorland, All-In Styles' is an excellent publication that details the various schools of wrestling and the key...
Format: eBook - Released: 26/08/2016

WWE: 100 Greatest Matches by Dean Miller WWE: 100 Greatest Matches

Features 100 of the greatest matches in WWE history. From the Undertaker vs Shawn Michaels, to John Cena vs Brock Lesnar, and 'Stone Cold' Steve Austin vs The Rock, this title provides behind-the-scenes commentary and insights of the matches. It...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/05/2016

The Golden Era of Amateur Wrestling 1980s by Reginald E Rowe The Golden Era of Amateur Wrestling 1980s


Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 09/05/2016

Thrashing Seasons Sporting Culture in Manitoba and the Genesis of Prairie Wrestling by C. Nathan Hatton Thrashing Seasons Sporting Culture in Manitoba and the Genesis of Prairie Wrestling

Horseback wrestling, catch-as-catch-can, glima; long before the advent of today's WWE, forms of wrestling were practised by virtually every cultural group. C. Nathan Hatton's Thrashing Seasons tells the story of wrestling in Manitoba from its earliest documented origins in the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/04/2016

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