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The Toughest Men in Sports: Looking for the Mental Edge

Chapman, Mike

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ISBN 10: 0880111879 / ISBN 13: 9780880111874
Published by Leisure Press, 1984
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Title: The Toughest Men in Sports: Looking for the ...

Publisher: Leisure Press

Publication Date: 1984

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

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An in-depth look at ten of the toughest men in sport...featuring Muhammad Ali, Bruce Lee, Dan Gable, Rocky Marciano, Jack Dempsey, Dan Hodge, Gene Tunney, Wayne Baughman, Frank Gotch and Bill Wallace. Read how these legendary sports heroes fought their way to the very top of their respective fields. The Toughest Men in Sports provides a probing in-depth look at the mental side of their successes. It enables you to journey with them and learn from them the innermost thoughts and feelings that allowed them to WIN. (This is a reprint of the 1984 edition published by Leisure Press.)

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Mike Chapman is considered one of the nation's top wrestling historians and writers. He has been named National Wreslting Writer of the Year five times and is the founder of the International Wrestling Institute & Museum. He has authored 21 books and has appeared on over 200 radio talk shows. He has been a journalist, newspaper publisher, and author for 40 years. Currently, he is the publisher of Iowa History Journal magazine. Websites and

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