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The fabulous, freaky, unusual history of pro wrestling

Author: Angie Peterson Kaelberer
Publisher: Mankato, Minn. : Capstone Press, ©2011.
Series: Velocity., Unusual histories.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Welcome to the exciting world of pro wrestling! Get ready to discover how the sport grew from its beginnings in carnivals and traveling shows to become the huge TV hit it is today. Learn about your favorite stars, the classic matches, and the sport's famous families. The Fabulous, Freaky, Unusual History of Pro Wrestling is filled with fun facts about one of the rowdiest and wildest sports of all time!
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Angie Peterson Kaelberer
ISBN: 9781429647892 1429647892
OCLC Number: 567174873
Target Audience: "RL: 3-4; IL: 5-9"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 24 cm.
Contents: A wild ride --
Just the basics --
Life as a wrestler --
Family, fame, and fortune.
Series Title: Velocity., Unusual histories.
Other Titles: Unusual history of pro wrestling
Pro wrestling
Responsibility: by Angie Peterson Kaelberer.

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Welcome to the exciting world of pro wrestling! Get ready to discover how the sport grew from its beginnings in carnivals and traveling shows to become the huge TV hit it is today. Learn about your favorite stars, the classic matches, and the sport's famous families. The Fabulous, Freaky, Unusual History of Pro Wrestling is filled with fun facts about one of the rowdiest and wildest sports of all time!

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