About the Author
William Murdock was named by six-time world heavyweight champion Lou Thesz, "One of our finest wrestling historians; my personal wrestling historian...." Educated at Asheville Buncombe Technical Community College, Mars Hill College, Duke University and Harvard University, Murdock is a former amateur wrestler and coach. He is a feature writer for W.I.N. Magazine and serves as the vice-chairman of the International Wrestling Institute and Mustum in Newton, Iowa. Mr. Murdock is the Executive Director of the Eblen Charities in Asheville, NC.