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MOUNTAINS OF MY YOUTH Hiking and Skiing In the Mountains of Victoria With the Rover Scouts and Youth Hostels Association 1941 to 1951
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Price: Free! Words: 67,130. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Mountains of My Youth 1941 to 1951 is a book about my love of mountains. It describes the history and adventures of hiking and skiing with the Rover Scouts and the Youth Hostel Association, which embraced skiing as a recreational sport when skiing was in it's infancy. and. The book describes with many photos the routes of hikes and ski tours in the Victorian mountain ranges and high country.
Denali Nights: A Commercial Expedition to Climb Mt McKinley's West Buttress
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 19. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,130. Language: British English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
There had been an unprecedented spell of good weather on Denali, a peak notorious for its severe conditions and cold temperatures that trapped climbers in storms for days on end. Would the weather hold for Mark Horrell's team or would they find themselves fighting to survive in the teeth of a storm? This is his account of a commercial expedition to climb the West Buttress.
Once upon A Player
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,190. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Gorgeous college senior Val is the star spiker of her volleyball team who never runs out of dates. But this year, she sets her sights on an unexpected target--the unassuming yet ultra-cute Jake Clementia. Val is used to getting what she wants, and is sure she'll snag him before graduation. But in the process, she is sideswiped by a surprise move that sends her tumbling from her pedestal.
The Ullswater Foxhounds 1914–1965 The Second 50 Years : “It was not a an ideal hunting morning”
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Series: History of the Ullswater Foxhounds, The Second 50 Years. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,320. Language: British English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Part Two of a planned trilogy mapping the history of the Cumbrian (UK) Ullswater Foxhounds using contemporary reports and featuring hunstmen George Salkeld, Joe Bowman, Braithwaite Wilson, Joe Wear and Anthony Barker. This is a collection of contemporary hunting reports and other 'doings', each one unique in its own way and a window through which can be viewed a world now long gone.
The Successful Treasure Hunter’s Essential Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 32,530. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
With over 40 years experience in the hobby of metal detecting or treasure hunting, David Villanueva tackles the major problems metal detectorists face. Obtaining search permission; research and finding sites; laws and code of practice; choosing a metal detector and overcoming detector limitations; identifying and preserving finds, coping with buried trash and techniques for locating finds.
Desert Spring - Learning to Love and Preserve Wild Arizona
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,630. Language: American English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This is a colorful first-hand account of one person's journey from a New Jersey-Manhattan commuter to a desert trekker and then advocate for one of Arizona's most successful land preservation programs. The story includes evocative narrative about the author’s many desert adventures, as well as the hard-fought battles involved in the preservation of natural areas threatened by development.
The Unforgettable World Cup: 31 Days of Triumph and Heartbreak in Brazil
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Price: Free! Words: 38,820. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The 2014 World Cup brought with it excitement, drama, artistry and disappointment -- both on and off the field. This e-book from The Wall Street Journal collects dispatches from our coverage of the sights, sounds and culture of the world's favorite sport as seen in Brazil, its spiritual home.
Möten med Internet Generationen
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Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Andra Boken. Price: Free! Words: 100,020. Language: Swedish. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
En sak som konfunderat mig under de år jag rest är att den unga generationen skiljer sig så enormt från tidigare generationer. Jag hade träffat dem vid flera tillfällen och jag har en son som föddes 1991 vars uppväxt jag följt på nära håll. Varför denna otroliga skillnad? Kunde det vara Internet, och i så fall, varför? Vad är det som gör att vi har en generation som har så hög empatiförmåga?
One Girl, One Team, One City: The Best of metsgrrl.com, 2006-2012: An eBook Anthology
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,500. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
One Girl, One Team, One City: the best of metsgrrl.com is a passionate celebration of both baseball and the ups and downs of dedicated baseball fandom.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Phosphorus, the Holy Hand Grenade, and Sunflower Diaries 12th, Volume 15
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Series: Big Ban Theory, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 28,190. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Fortune telling
Volume 15 is a continuation of Volume 14 covering a republication of "Sunflower Diaries," Volume 12. It also shows another example of "mathematical flanking" using calendar dates from 2013 to pair with up with news articles on 7/2 of 2014. It shows the numbers 5/25 liste in the last 2 volumes manifesting in a "Prediction" by Boston Red Sox player David Ortiz. It also cites the Superman theme.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Silicon, Wrath of God, and Sunflower Diaries 11th, Volume 14
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Series: Big Ban Theory, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 32,600. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Numerology
Volume 14 is a continuation of Volume 13 that covers news articles for 7/1 of 2014. It republishes "Sunflower Diaries," Volume 11. it talks about the 1/28 calendar date linked to Chris Wondolowski of the USA team that was defeated by Belgium and the number tags linked to the loss. This volume introduces "Mathematical Flanking" of calendar dates with 2013 numbers reinforcing 2014 calendar dates.
The Spokesman
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 65,460. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Death, dirty money and cycling. Faced with the sudden death of his wife and children, ‘The Spokesman’ is a story of how one man takes on a long, difficult, and largely unplanned, journey to try to come to terms with his loss.
Campeões para Sempre - 2002 - A História, os Gols, a Conquista
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Price: Free! Words: 27,650. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
“Campeões para Sempre - 2002” conta a trajetória da Seleção Brasileira de futebol na Copa do Mundo Japão/Coreia, desde a preparação até a conquista da Taça FIFA. Resultado de uma ampla pesquisa que resgata as principais jogadas de cada partida disputada e retrata os detalhes de todos os gols que levaram o Brasil ao seu pentacampeonato. Prefácio de Roberto Assaf.
Retrospecticus: 2013-2014 Professional Basketball Yearbook
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You set the price! Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Assembled with creativity and care, joy and ambition, Retrospecticus is a yearbook-style review of the 2013-2014 NBA season written in collaboration by the contributors at Hickory-High.
Fantasy Football for Smart People: How to Cash in on the Future of the Game
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Price: Free! Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
How to Cash in on the Future of the Game is the first book of its kind to break down the strategies used by the top daily fantasy football players. Frequently used as an in-season guide for traditional fantasy football owners, How to Cash in on the Future of the Game will greatly enhance your weekly projections and lineup decisions whether you play season-long or daily fantasy football.
The Gentleman Angler
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,110. Language: British English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
The Gentleman Angler is a classic book on the art of angling, first published in 1726. Several later editions of the book were released. The book presents angling as an antedote to the challenges of the modern world and is politically incorrect. Much of the angling instruction within is still relevant today.I have edited the text from the 1st edition to make this book suitable for eReaders.
Central Texas Area Football Recruiting Report (2014 Winter Honors Edition)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,560. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
This is an educational tool for the high school football fans to celebrate the accomplishments of Central Texas area football prospects. The final prospect rankings, All-State, All-CenTex, and All-District selections plus the collegiate student-athletes with significant achievements as well are included in this report.
The President - Hobo Chronicles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
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When The Hobo tries to get justice for a fractured skull, the Hobart police refuse to arrest the perpetrator. Instead they try to entrap the innocent victim, giving him no choice but to sleep in the woods. In order to stay sober, he spars in hard gyms with great Australian fighters. Even when fit and sober, he realizes without the puppet master, he’ll never get to fight in Australia ever again.
The Hiker's Field Manual: A Complete Guide to Hiking
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,660. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The Hiker's Field Manual is designed as a smart guide for hikers and backpackers alike. The manual is useful to help navigate, learn about hiking equipment, how to forecast the weather without expensive technology, and keeping oneself comfortable when on a trail in any location.
Call Of The Jungle - How a Camping-Hating City-Slicker Mum Survived an Ultra Endurance Race through the Amazon Jungle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,900. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Amanda Barlow describes the agony and the ecstasy of competing in the Jungle Marathon, the world's toughest endurance race. Leaving the comforts of home behind, she spends a week racing through the deep Amazon Jungle with just a hammock and a backpack. Every day provides new challenges, unpredictable obstacles and formidable weather that will test her physical and mental resolve to their limits.