Lion's Pride: The Turbulent History of New Japan Pro Wrestling E–book/E–pub
Chris Charlton ô 7 ReadA great introduction to the history of NJPW This book is ideal eading for western wrestling fans that are currently sinking their NJPW This book is ideal eading for western wrestling fans that
*are currently sinking their into The new golden age of NJPW After literally hundreds of books *currently sinking their into The new golden age of NJPW After literally hundreds of books the US wrestling scene there s finally a great history of New Japan Bringing terrific insight as well as detailed history and what must have been exhaustive esearch the author has captured perfectly the essence of what made NJPW so great in its first couple of decades before the slump in the early 2000s With Japan again on
the ascendant let s hope the author can turn his hand andascendant let s hope the author can turn his hand and us eually good books on All Japan and the dominant women s era of the 90s Terrific highly Child Support, for the Non-Custodial Parent, Alabama Edition (Series 1, for the Non-Custodial Parent) recommended and a gr. Japan has long been the mostespected territory in the field of professional wrestling and the most appreciated by hardcore fans worldwide New Japan Pro Wrestling is the country's most L. Munatius Plancus: Serving and Surviving in the Roman Revolution recognisable brand It attracts scores of fans to annual Tokyo Dome shows has made household names of its most prominent talent and is increasingly in demand by aabid international audienceYet NJPW's 40 year history has been a ocky one The comp. ,
Eat pu This was a very educational book Talks about all of New Japan s history with every other chapter in between talking about a different aspect of the Japanese business I became a fan after watching the G1 in 2013
and it was great to get a background on the company It covers from the starting ofit was great to get a background on the company It covers from the starting of company up to just before the 2015 G1 so it goes into good detail on the company s ise fall and ise againHowever the book has some problems It tends to go off on tangents jumping
forward years andyears and coming back An Example Of This example of this when Naito s name is brought up in a chapter on the early 2000 s it then proceeds to detail Naito s career his 2013 G1 win and heel turn then goes back to the origi. Any has endured strong competition scandals and iots and for a time it seemed like poor decision making would sink what was once a national institutionFor the first time in English Lion's Pride The Turbulent History of New Japan Pro Wrestling explores NJPW's triumphs and tribulations Starting with the origins of pro wrestling in post war Japan Lion's Pride covers the company's inception in 1972 through its boom in the early 198. Nal subject Then when the actual chapter on 2013 happens it talks about Naito s whole thing again There s a lot of stuff like that in the bookI think the book needed proofreading to get id of the epetition there in the bookI think the book needed proofreading to get id of the epetition there also uite a few typos and proofreading to get id of the The Mathematics of Financial Derivatives: A Student Introduction repetition there are also uite a few typos and mishaps as well as a completely unneeded part talking about wrestling videogames for many pagesThe book has some photos interspersed throughout Reading this on kindle midway through some of the photos obscure the text which is unfortunate though I m sure the physical copy does not have this formatting issueOverall despite my complaints I loved this book I m so glad a book like this was able to be made and I hope like this will be written in the future. 0s its influence on the medium at large in the '90s and its downturn and subseuentevival in the last two decades Alongside a detailed and informative history are essays detailing the intricacies of Japanese wrestling psychology how NJPW's key players shaped the company and muchbesidesA crucial The United States and Peru: Cooperation -- At a Cost reference guide for any wrestling fan Lion's Pride offers an entertaining and insightful glance behind the scenes of the 'King of Sport.