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Formerly a blacksmith and chainmaker by trade, Jowett developed powerful arms, forearms, hands, and wrists, making his incredible feats of grip strength legendary. He describes his unique exercises for developing each digit of the hands and the many famous strongmen and their specialty feats of grip strength. Available, once again, for the student of grip! Read More!
Considered to be the author's best book with 24 chapters including his life story, why home training is best; the truth about exercise; defining the mystery of strength; the science of weight lifting; etc. Plus photos of famous strong men. A monumental masterpiece sure to thrill anyone who loves to lift weights! Read More!
I stumbled across this old weight lifting correspondence course that was published and distributed around 1915 by a Boston gym owner who discussed strength training methods with Sandow, Cyr, Cyclops, Samson, Kennedy, etc. He credits his methods with enabling him to put up 254 lb. with one hand! Read More!
The most complete, scientific and informative 10 lesson course on bodybuilding ever offered. Simply written, loaded with illustrations, to teach you progressive resistance training. An encyclopedia of exercises, incorporating new and original principles for maximum results. Read More!