The Resource Chris & Nancy : the true story of the Benoit murder-suicide & pro wrestling's cocktail of death, Irvin Muchnick

Chris & Nancy : the true story of the Benoit murder-suicide & pro wrestling's cocktail of death, Irvin Muchnick

Label
Chris & Nancy : the true story of the Benoit murder-suicide & pro wrestling's cocktail of death
Title
Chris & Nancy
Title remainder
the true story of the Benoit murder-suicide & pro wrestling's cocktail of death
Statement of responsibility
Irvin Muchnick
Title variation
Chris and Nancy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Exploring the steroid-fueled world of professional wrestling, this riveting chronicle lays bare the devastating events that led to the 2007 murder-suicide of Chris Benoit, his wife Nancy, and their seven-year-old son, Daniel. Benoit's performance-enhancing drug addiction--massive amounts of doctor-prescribed human growth hormone were found in Benoit's home--and subsequent suicide proved to be the tipping point for the professional wrestling world, resulting in unprecedented scrutiny of the sport's subpar health and safety standards. Using public records, dozen of interviews with those inside a
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
796.812092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1196.B45
LC item number
M83 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Chris & Nancy : the true story of the Benoit murder-suicide & pro wrestling's cocktail of death, Irvin Muchnick
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; Copyright; Table of Contents; Foreword; Introduction; 1: "They've Killed the Family!"; 2: Chris & Nancy; 3: Living with Death; 4: Last Days in Fayette County; 5: The Lost Weekend; 6: Tribute to a Murderer; 7: Chavo Guerrero, Scott Armstrong, the Text Messages, and the Two Timelines; Photo Section; 8: The District Attorney, the Sheriff, and What's Missing; 9: The Wikipedia Hacker; 10: Squire David Taylor Drops by GreenMeadow Lane; 11: How the Media Massaged It; 12: Dr. Astin and the War on Drugs; 13: Congress Cuts a Promo; 14: All the World's a Stooge; Notes on Sources
Control code
ocn665834295
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (264 pages, [16] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781554909025
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
d93756fe-9f85-41d1-be73-7053df2b6e0f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35721224
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)665834295
  • pebcs1554909023

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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