Beyond the Lion's Den: The Life, The Fights, The Techniques [NOOK Book]

Overview

This book highlights the fighting life of Ken Shamrock, one of the most popular professional wrestlers in the WWE and the second most popular combatant in UFC history. It covers Shamrock's beginnings in amateur wrestling, his bouts in the WWE, to his most recent return to the Ultimate Fighting Championship. It exposes the victories, injuries, and personal struggles behind Shamrock's failures and successes. Featuring descriptions of his most pivotal fights, this book is a perfect complement to Inside the Lion's ...
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Beyond the Lion's Den: The Life, The Fights, The Techniques

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Overview

This book highlights the fighting life of Ken Shamrock, one of the most popular professional wrestlers in the WWE and the second most popular combatant in UFC history. It covers Shamrock's beginnings in amateur wrestling, his bouts in the WWE, to his most recent return to the Ultimate Fighting Championship. It exposes the victories, injuries, and personal struggles behind Shamrock's failures and successes. Featuring descriptions of his most pivotal fights, this book is a perfect complement to Inside the Lion's Den and will let readers into the full story of the "World's Most Dangerous Man."

Also featured is a complete how-to section that covers Shamrock's most devastating techniques. With easy-to-follow instructions and photographs for 70 techniques, this book teaches Shamrock's entire submission fighting system.
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Editorial Reviews

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"As soon as you get this book, you will automatically put everything else down. Guaranteed. There's no way you can resist checking it out."—Grappling

"The techniques are well-written and easy to understand, and surprised me with how detailed they were, as well as the selection of maneuvers. The book itself stands out, and if you are a fan of old school MMA, this is the book for you."—TheFightNerd.com

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781462907946
  • Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
  • Publication date: 11/6/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 288
  • Sales rank: 1,286,150
  • File size: 19 MB
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Meet the Author

Ken Shamrock dominated no-holds-barred martial arts competitions in both America and Asia. He was the first Superfight Champion of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, the first King of Pancrase, the pioneering Japanese fighting circuit, and is a former WWE superstar. He lives in San Diego, CA.

Erich Krauss is the author of six books including Brawl: A Behind the Scenes Look at Mixed Martial Arts Competition. He currently lives in Thailand.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 2, 2013

    Onetear

    Onetear. Age- 20 moons. Looks- tourtiseshell and white shecat with one amber eye. Rest will be up tonight

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 2, 2013

    Starshine

    Gender-female Apperance-black fur with white paws and violet eyes slim but strong Position-warroirs Mate-none Kits-none Mother-unknown Father-unknow Siblings-none Likes-everyone(execpt evil cats) and and anything Dislikes-evil cats History-ask her.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 2, 2013

    Bios

    Leopardstar

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 7, 2013

    Katie

    Make me. *she says in a really deep voice as she shifts into an 18 ft werewolf*

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 13, 2013

    Wow he isnt the worlds most dangrouse man

    Liar. The rock can beat him up. Little wimpy wimp

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 12, 2006

    Absolute Greatness

    Ken's Book is great it offers a look into his personal life, giving us a look at the other side of Ken. The instuctional part of this book is detailed and easy to follow.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 17, 2005

    Not bad

    Half bio, half MMA instruction. The bio side of things is a bit brief but well written despite a couple of typos (Ric Flare). The MMA part of the book is fairly detailed and well illustrated.

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