Ten Pounds of Gold (2nd Edition): A Close Look at the NWA World Championship Belt
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- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
- Shipping Weight (lbs):0.6
- Dimensions (in):8.9 x 6 x 0.5
- Publication Date:July 11, 2012
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PLEASE NOTE: This is the COLOR version of the Ten Pounds of Gold (2nd Edition.) An inexpensive Special Black & White Edition is available as well. Visit www.tenpoundsofgold.com for details.
This Revised & Expanded Second Edition of the 2009 book contains 70 additional pages of photographs, memorabilia, and historical information, plus a new title history chapter with behind the scenes details, and an expanded chapter on the night the belt was first presented and defended.
Plus all the material in the original book including champion profiles, detailed and close-up photos of the belt itself and a detailed history of how it was made.
In October of 2008, Dick Bourne and Dave Millican had the rare opportunity to inspect and photograph the genuine NWA world heavyweight championship belt worn and defended in the 1970s and 1980s by Ric Flair, Terry Funk, Harley Race, and others. Not long afterwards, Bourne decided to put together a book about the history and construction of the NWA belt, a chance to share with others the opportunity they had been fortunate enough to have. The result was “Ten Pounds of Gold".
Drawing from their interest, experience, and research, Bourne and Millican proudly present the NWA belt as you’ve never seen it before. A belt enthusiast's dream come true. As one of their customers once wrote, "The only thing that could be better would be to hold the actual belt. This book is that good."
This is the COLOR version of the Ten Pounds of Gold (2nd Edition.) An inexpensive Special Black & White Edition is available as well. Visit www.tenpoundsofgold.com for details.
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