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The Resource Wrestling with the devil : the true story of a world champion professional wrestler-- his reign, ruin, and redemption, Lex Luger with John D. Hollis

Wrestling with the devil : the true story of a world champion professional wrestler-- his reign, ruin, and redemption, Lex Luger with John D. Hollis

Label
Wrestling with the devil : the true story of a world champion professional wrestler-- his reign, ruin, and redemption
Title
Wrestling with the devil
Title remainder
the true story of a world champion professional wrestler-- his reign, ruin, and redemption
Statement of responsibility
Lex Luger with John D. Hollis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While pro wrestler Lex Luger was on top of his game in the ring, backstage he was wrestling with addictions to sex, drugs, and alcohol, until he went to jail. There, Lex realizaed that he was losing the fight for his life. Still awaiting him was his most brutal opponent yet, when the wrestling champ found himself helplessly paralyzed from the neck down. Luger reveals his struggle with personal demons, and how, through unexpected faith, grace, and redemption, he overcame all odds to fight the only battle that really matters
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Luger, Lex
Dewey number
  • 796.812092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1196.L84
LC item number
A3 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hollis, John D
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Luger, Lex
  • Wrestlers
  • Autobiography
Target audience
adult
Label
Wrestling with the devil : the true story of a world champion professional wrestler-- his reign, ruin, and redemption, Lex Luger with John D. Hollis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Steve Borden, aka Sting -- Prologue -- Buffalo boy -- An attitude in the making -- The old college try -- A colorful group of friends -- Ready for some football -- Lex Lugar is born -- Riding with the Four Horsemen -- Things are a-changin' -- Jumping to the WWF -- Surprise, surprise, surprise -- Monday night warfare -- Transformations -- Injury and intrigue -- "Celebrating" my success -- "I can't believe this is happening!" -- An unexpected twist and turn -- Going down fast -- The wake-up dream -- My luck runs out -- A true friend in the Cobb County Jail -- Reconstruction on the rock -- A whole new life -- Becoming a new creation -- The challenge -- The Shepherd Center -- Epilogue: The good news -- An invitation to the journey
Control code
ocn842316226
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 227 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781414378725
Lccn
2013009930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
B L967 ; XX-AB ; HMH ; A13BP004 ; es ; A13BP004-DUP.
Other physical details
illustrations (mostly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 842316226
  • (Sirsi) 842316226
  • (OCoLC)842316226
Label
Wrestling with the devil : the true story of a world champion professional wrestler-- his reign, ruin, and redemption, Lex Luger with John D. Hollis
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Steve Borden, aka Sting -- Prologue -- Buffalo boy -- An attitude in the making -- The old college try -- A colorful group of friends -- Ready for some football -- Lex Lugar is born -- Riding with the Four Horsemen -- Things are a-changin' -- Jumping to the WWF -- Surprise, surprise, surprise -- Monday night warfare -- Transformations -- Injury and intrigue -- "Celebrating" my success -- "I can't believe this is happening!" -- An unexpected twist and turn -- Going down fast -- The wake-up dream -- My luck runs out -- A true friend in the Cobb County Jail -- Reconstruction on the rock -- A whole new life -- Becoming a new creation -- The challenge -- The Shepherd Center -- Epilogue: The good news -- An invitation to the journey
Control code
ocn842316226
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 227 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781414378725
Lccn
2013009930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
B L967 ; XX-AB ; HMH ; A13BP004 ; es ; A13BP004-DUP.
Other physical details
illustrations (mostly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 842316226
  • (Sirsi) 842316226
  • (OCoLC)842316226

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