Uniquely entertaining, and he tells it brilliantly in these pages. in a small Austrian town, the son of an austere police chief. He dreamed of moving to America to become a bodybuilding champion and a movie star.
he was living in Los Angeles and had been crowned Mr. Universe. he had learned English and become the greatest bodybuilder in the world. With he had earned his college degree and was a millionaire from his business enterprises in real estate, landscaping, and bodybuilding. He was also the winner of a Golden Globe Award for his debut as a dramatic actor in Stay Hungry. he was the world's..joiggest movie star, the husband of Maria Shrivel and an emerging Republican who was part of the Kennedy family. Ing.to A the man once known by fellow bodybuilders as the Austrian Oak was elected Governor of California, the seventh largest economy in the world.
He led the state through a budget crisis, natural disasters, and political turmoil, working across party lines for a better environment, election reforms, and bipartisan solutions. With Maria Shriver, he raised four fantastic children. In the wake o s'a scandal he brought upon himself, he tried to keep his family together. Until now, he has never told the full story of his life, in his own voice.
About the Author
ARNOLD SCRWARZENEGGER was born in Thal, Austria, in 1947, and served as Governor of California frort to 2011. Before that, he had a long career, starring in such films as the Terminator series; Stay Hungry; Twins; - Predator; and Junior. His first book, Arnold: The Education of a Bodybuilder, was a bestseller when published in 1977 and, along with his Encyclopedia of Modern Bodybuilding, has never been out of print since.