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The FIRST hardcover weight lifting book was published in America in 1911 by the inventor of the famous Milo Triplex and Duplex combination barbells, dumbbells, and kettlebells. Fifteen chapters on strength, power, weight lifting, heavy dumbbell exercises, real and fake strongman feats. Read More!
This is the first book ever written and dedicated exclusively to the “King of Lifts” - The Bent Press. After years of learning and training with famous oldtime strongmen, the author explains The History of the Bent Press and demonstrates, with photographs, exactly How to Bent Press with a Barbell, Dumbbell, or Live Weight. Read More!
Opening this book of 1910 gives you the feeling you’ve opened the training manual of strongmen of yore. It’s filled with rare never before published photos of the great Arthur Saxon, world famous professional strongman and circus performer billed as, "The Strongest Man on Earth"! This IS a Classic Book! Read More!
This is the first of two books describing Saxon’s simple methods for developing genuine strength and power. While his methods were simple, maybe even crude, by today’s standards, he explains in detail how to do ten different lifts using barbells, dumbbells, kettlebells, etc. Read More!