Have a ball on the dance floor! You're no idiot, of course. You've heard ballroom dancing is great fun-and great exercise. But whenever you try to get in the swing of things, you feel like you're going to trip over your two left feet! Don't worry, you'll get the rhythm-and The Complete Idiot's GuideR to Ballroom Dancing will be with you every step of the way. In this Complete Idiot's GuideR, you get: * Passionate pointers on how to deepen your relationships through dance. * Simple strategies for mastering the basics of timing and rhythm. * Expert coverage of the three basic styles of ballroom dancing-Smooth, Latin, and Rhythm. * Toe-tapping tips on the techniques the experts use. Step it up! Learn how to ... * Master the romantic Waltz. * Foxtrot like Fred and Ginger. * Tango like there's no tomorrow. * Get swept away with a Viennese Waltz. * Feel the rhythm of the Rumba. * Get your body moving with the Merengue. * Celebrate with the Samba. * Get cheeky with the Cha-Cha. * Mix it up with the Mambo. * Make the East Coast Swing look easy. * Get the hang of the Hustle.Allen, Jeff is the author of 'Complete Idiot's Guide to Ballroom Dancing' with ISBN 9780028643458 and ISBN 0028643453.