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The New Encyclopedia of Modern Bodybuilding

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Great book has everything you need to know. Very detailed whether your trying to get big, trying to get detail, trying to improve weaknesses it has it all. From someone that has only read magazines listen to hearsay and what I could find on the net you can make a very good plan on how to reach your goals. And who better to tell you than the man himself Arnie.

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Great book that has everything from diets to workout plans to a history of bodybuilding. Great for the hardcore lifter or just a newbie starting out!

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"Highly recommend, has everything you need"
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Excellent book about nutrition, workouts for all parts of the body, and information about bodybuilding, Its a AAAA ++ rating from us.

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From elite bodybuilding competitors to gymnasts, from golfers to fitness gurus, anyone who works out with weights must own this book -- a book that only Arnold Schwarzenegger could write, a book that has earned its reputation as "the bible of bodybuilding."

Inside, Arnold covers the very latest advances in both weight training and bodybuilding competition, with new sections on diet and nutrition, sports psychology, the treatment and prevention of injuries, and methods of training, each illustrated with detailed photos of some of bodybuilding's newest stars.

Plus, all the features that have made this book a classic are here:

* Arnold's tried-and-true tips for sculpting, strengthening, and defining each and every muscle to create the ultimate buff physique

* The most effective methods of strength training to stilt your needs, whether you're an amateur athlete or a pro bodybuilder preparing for a competition 

* Comprehensive information on health, nutrition, and dietary supplements to help you build muscle, lose fat, and maintain optimum energy 

* Expert advice on the prevention and treatment of sports-related injuries 

* Strategies and tactics for competitive bodybuilders from selecting poses to handling publicity

* The fascinating history and growth of' bodybuilding as a sport, with a photographic "Bodybuilding Hall of Fame"

* And, of course, Arnold's individual brand of inspiration and motivation throughout

Covering every level of expertise and experience, "The New Encyclopedia of Modern Bodybuilding" will help you achieve your personal best. With his unique perspective as a seven-time winner of the Mr. Olympia title and all international film star, Arnold shares his secrets to dedication, training, and commitment, and shows you how to take control of your body and realize your own potential for greatness.

Author Biography:

Arnold Schwarzenegger served as governor of California from 2003 to 2011. Before that, he had a long career, starring in such films as the Terminator series; Stay Hungry; Twins; Predator; and Junior. His first book, Arnold: The Education of a Bodybuilder, was a bestseller when published in 1977 and, along with his Encyclopedia of Modern Bodybuilding, has never been out of print. He is the author of Be Useful: Seven Tools for Life and Arnold, a limited docuseries about his life, is currently streaming on Netflix.
Release date Australia
November 5th, 1999
  • General (US: Trade)
  • With Bill Dobbins
850 photos & line drawings t-o
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