Xtreme Jobs: Stunt Performer, 1st Edition

  • S. L. Hamilton
  • Published By: A&D Xtreme
  • ISBN-10: 1629695637
  • ISBN-13: 9781629695631
  • DDC: 791.430280
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released May 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This book introduces readers to the job of stunt performer. A short history of the profession is included, and readers will learn about the different types of "gags" such as precision driving, high falls, fire stunts, crashing through glass, and taking a punch. Equipment needed to do the job right and to stay safe is discussed, as is the education and training required.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Stunt Performer.
2: History.
3: Gags.
4: Precision Driving.
5: High Falls.
6: Fire.
7: Crashing Through Glass.
8: Explosions.
9: Punches.
10: Jumps.
11: Job Facts.