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Good Books

Inspired by a post down below, I was wondering what some of your favorite books on training are. A few that I like are:
Poliquin Principles & Modern Trends In Strength Training (Poliquin), Beyond Stretching (Tsatsouline), Hardcore Bodybuilding (Hatfield), Mastery Of Hand Strength (Brookfield), The Weightlifting Encyclopedia (Dreschler) and Dinosaur Training (Kubik)

Greetings John! I definetly agree with everything you have listed. Here are some additional must reads.

A: * 1. “Super Training” by Siff and Verkhoshansky (Elite Fitness Systems 1-614-309-6176)

    1. “Science and Practice of Strength Training” by Zatsiorsky (Human Kinetics 1-800-747-4457)
    1. “Science of Sports Training” by Kurz
    1. “Secrets of Soviet Sports and Fitness Training” by Yessis
    1. “Theory and Methodology of Training” by Bompa (Human Kinetics 1-800-747-4457)
    1. “Weightlifting Training & Technique” by Zhekov (Dynamic Fitness Equipment 1-734-425-2862)
    1. " A System of Multi-Year Training in Weightlifting" by Medvedyev (Dynamic Fitness Equipment 1-734-425-2862)
    1. " The Training of the Weightlifter " by Roman (Dynamic Fitness Equipment 1-734-425-2862)
    1. " The Management of the Weightlifter" (Dynamic Fitness Equipment 1-734-425-2862)
    1. " Fundaments of Special Strength-Training in Sport" (Dynamic Fitness Equipment 1-734-425-2862)
    1. “Weightlifting Year books” (Dynamic Fitness Equipment 1-734-425-2862)
    1. “Programming and Organization of Training” by Verkhoshansky (Dynamic Fitness Equipment 1-734-425-2862)
  • 13 " The Program of Multi - Year Training in Weightlifting" by Medvedyev (Dynamic Fitness Equipment 1-734-425-2862)
    1. " Power" by Hatfield (Amazon.com)
    1. “Periodization of Strength” by Bompa (Human Kinetics 1-800-747-4457)
    1. All the back articles written by Louie Simmons (Elite Fitness Systems 1-614-309-6176)
    1. " Soviet Sports Review" check your library

Serious Strength Training-Bompa/Cornacchia,
Fitness and Strength Training for All ,Sports/Hartmann and Tunnemann,
Poliquin Principles/Poliquin,
Kinesiology of Exercise/Yessis
Fitness:The Complete Guide/ISSA