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The Art of Manliness Podcast #39: Eugen Sandow, Victorian Strongman with David Waller
Posted By Brett On February 2, 2012 @ 7:36 pm In Podcast | 6 Comments
Before Arnold Schwarzenegger, even before Charles Atlas, there was Eugen Sandow. Rising from obscurity in Prussia, Sandow became an international celebrity during the Golden Age of the Strongman in the late 19th century for his amazing feats of strength and his well-sculpted physique. While Sandow wowed crowds in the United Kingdom and United States, he also preached a new gospel of physical fitness and well-being.
Our podcast guest today has recently published a biography of Sandow and his times. His name is David Waller, and his book is The Perfect Man: The Muscular Life and Times of Eugen Sandow, Victorian Strongman. 
For more information about the book, visit Victorian Strongman .
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 The Perfect Man: The Muscular Life and Times of Eugen Sandow, Victorian Strongman.: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1906469253/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=stucosuccess-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=1906469253
 Victorian Strongman: http://www.victorianstrongman.com/
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