The Action Hero's Handbook

The Action Hero's Handbook

How to Catch A Great White Shark, Perform the Jedi Mind Trick, Track A Fugitve, and Dozens of Other TV and Movie Skills

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Baker & Taylor
Compiles information from movies and television programs including "Star Trek", "Top Gun", and "Body Heat" to teach readers such skills as how to tell if someone is really dead, how to evade a MiG, and how to pick up someone in a bar.

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For everyone who’s ever wanted to be as smooth as James Bond, as clever as Captain Kirk, or as tough as Charlie’s Angels, The Action Hero’s Handbook is the ultimate guide to the essential skills every action hero needs to survive and thrive in this dangerous but exciting world.
 
This book features dozens of real-life action hero techniques, directly from experts in the subjects at hand: FBI agents, sexologists, stuntmen, hypnotists, karate masters, criminologists, detectives, and many others. Learn how to:
 
    •  Catch a great white shark
    •  Deliver the Vulcan Nerve Pinch
    •  Spyproof your hotel room
    •  Win a fight when outnumbered
    •  Climb down Mount Rushmore National Monument
 
And dozens of other Good Guy Skills, Paranormal Skills, Fighting Skills, and Escape Skills. With meticulously researched step-by-step instructions and easy-to-follow illustrations, The Action Hero’s Handbook will get you ready for anything. Good luck—we’re all counting on you.

Publisher: Philadelphia : Quirk Books, [2002]
Copyright Date: ©2002
ISBN: 9781931686051
193168605X
Branch Call Number: 646.7 BORGE
Characteristics: 192 pages : illustrations ; 18 mm
Additional Contributors: Borgenicht, Joe

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