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Blood, Sweat & Gears. The Story of the Gray Ghost and the Junkyard Firebird
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,170. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
In 1971, could a little group of unknown automotive engineers independently design and build a race car from an old 1964 Pontiac sedan and really compete against professional, factory-backed racing teams? These guys did it, winning the hearts of fans and the press who dubbed their car “The Gray Ghost.” In 1972 they did it again, starting with a wrecked Firebird, and shocked the racing world.
AC Milan: The Last Dynasty The Story of the Ancelotti Era
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,510. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
Follow AC Milan from their triumph at Old Trafford in 2003 to their epic collapse on a cold night in Istanbul and their road to redemption which ended two years later in Athens. They were the last dynasty of a football club with a proud winning history on the continent and their demise ushered in an era of uncertainty at the club which is still felt to this day
Great Delaware Sports Book
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,210. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
What's your Delaware sports IQ? That's the question Delawareans are asking each other with the publication of the book, THE GREAT DELAWARE SPORTS BOOK. THE GREAT DELAWARE SPORTS BOOK is the only book ever devoted the sporting heritage in the First State.
Ten Thousand Minutes: Pro Basketball Player Rankings 1952-2012
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,740. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
At Alltimehoops, we've mathematically ranked almost 1,000 NBA and ABA players in order to determine who was most (and least) valuable. There are also lists within the main list, such as "Best Players to Never Make an All-Star Team," and "Worst #1 Picks." Features 960 player ratings, over 400 player comments, essays on current and historical basketball, and 18 original full-page drawings.
More Than a Tug of War
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,610. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
In the fall of 1999, forty freshmen at Hope College took part in the Pull, a tradition with over a century of history that began as a tug-of-war but has become much more. They find themselves pushed to their limits until they discover within themselves the limitless strength of the human spirit. This true story chronicles the 03 Pull Team as they learn for themselves what the Pull is all about.
A Devilish Pastime: A History of Football in all its Forms
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 156,560. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
Where did football come from? How did it get to be so popular? And why can't we, across the English-speaking world, even agree on what the word 'football' means? This book looks at how the modern sports of soccer, rugby, American/Canadian football, Gaelic football and Australian Rules evolved from games played in the distant past.