by Dave Meltzer
The Wrestling Observer's Tributes: Remembering some of the World's Greatest Wrestlers" - 180 pages. Full Color. Hardback from Winding Stair Press. Written by The Wrestling Observer's Dave Meltzer.
Tributes is a collection of over 20 years of farewells to some of the greatest professional wrestlers.
Filled with facts and photographs, Tributes is a chronicle of the lives and careers of the unforgettable men who helped the cultural phenomenon that it is today.
David Meltzer, founder and writer of the Wrestling Observer, writes biographies of some of the greatest wrestles to step into the ring. Although they may no longer be with us, Meltzer recalls their life in these detailed biographies filled with colored pictures. Those included: Owen Hart, Brian Pillman, Rick Rude, Andre the Giant, Bruiser Brody, Fritz Von Erich, Kerry Von Erich, Yokozuna, Junkyard Dog, Giant Baba, Buddy Rodgers, John Studd, Ray Stevens, Louie Spicolli Art Barr, Eddie Gilbert, Boris Malenko, Dino Bravo, Jumbo Tsuruta and Gordon Solie.
by Dave Meltzer
- Road Warrior Hawk
- Curt Hennig
- Stu Hart
- Tim Woods (Mr. Wrestling)
- Davey Boy Smith
- Gorilla Monsoon
- Terry Gordy
- Wahoo McDaniel
- Johnny Valentine
- The Sheik
- Freddie Blassie
- Lou Thesz
Brand New Profiles from:
- Owen Hart
- Andre the Giant
This detailed chronicle looks at the lives, times, and deaths of the biggest names that the sport of professional wrestling has produced. Picking up where Tributes: Remembering Some of the Worlds Greatest Professional Wrestlers left off, author Dave Meltzer focuses on sports entertainments most recent and high-profile losses, including Road Warrior Hawk, Curt Hennig, Elizabeth, Stu Hart, Tim Woods, Davey Boy Smith, Gorilla Monsoon, Terry Gordy, Wahoo McDaniel, Johnny Valentine, The Sheik, Freddie Blassie, and Lou Thesz.
Tributes II: Remembering More of the Worlds Greatest Wrestlers also offers expanded versions of some of the most popular profiles from Tributes, including Owen Hart, and Andre the Giant.
Offering candid and detailed accounts of bona fide wrestling legends and a foreword by Bret Hart, Tributes II takes its place among the most important books ever written on the world of pro wrestling.
Tributes II also includes an in-depth interview with Dave Meltzer that will take readers Beyond the Book. This very candid, personal interview will give fans even more insight into the biggest names in the history of professional wrestling.
This special 1 hour DVD is shoot style where Meltzer hits topics within the book but also includes broad wrestling topics.
TOP 100 WRESTLERS OF ALL TIME
by John Molinaro, Dave Meltzer (Editor)
Wrestling Observer's the Top 100 Pro Wrestlers of All Time is much more than just a ranking of wrestling's elite performers. It is a salute to the men and women who suffered enormous hardship by physically taxing their bodies every time they stepped inside the ring all for the sake of entertaining the crowd. The lives of the industry's biggest stars come