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Why We Love Them: An Homage to the World Champion San Francisco Giants
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
A lifelong fan gets it on the record why the Giants Faithful love this team
In Search of the Master Who Dances with Horses: Growth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,700. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Urgently in need of a meaningful change of life, a man decides to cross the world together with his wife, a horse and a dog to spend a year training full-time with Klaus Ferdinand Hempfling, arguably the most popular horse trainer in the world based on social media statistics. He expects it to be life-changing. It is. This is the second part of his story.
The Game Fixing Scandal At NC State That Killed The Dixie Classic
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
My book looks at the ordeals of three NC State basketball players who were accused of game fixing from 1959-1961. All of them were prep stars from New York. One was from Binghamton and the other two from Brooklyn. My ebook looks at their crimes and their ordeals in Raleigh and Durham courtrooms from 1961-1963. I also name each of the gamblers involved and the court judgments they received in 1962.
Steel Grip: The Science of True Grip Strength
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Steel Grip: The Science of True Grip Strength was designed for beginners and intermediate resistance training practitioners who wish to focus on conditioning and strengthening their fingers, wrists, and forearm muscles for enhanced gripping power.
Managing and Organizing Youth Baseball
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,520. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Baseball
Managing and Organizing Youth Baseball is written for the youth baseball manager looking for ideas on how to be a more effective and organized coach while also enhancing the baseball experience of his players. Topics covered include: Pre-season Activities, Coach/Player Relationships, Practice Organization, Descriptions of over 50 Practice Drills, as well as Season and Game Management techniques.
The Forever Boys
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,250. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Peter Golenbock spent the 1989 season with the St. Pete Pelicans of the Senior Professional Baseball Association. The story is fascinating, and the portraits of the aging athletes are hilarious, and at times poignant. Some are thrilled to compete again; some are bitter about how they were treated; still others cling to a desperate hope for one more chance at a game that is eager to forget them.
Northern Nagano’s Best Après Snow Hot Springs: 40 Soaking Spots in Hakuba, Nozawa, Shiga, Iizuna, Togari and More
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,070. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports
This book introduces readers to the best day-use hot springs near Nagano's major ski resort areas of Hakuba, Nozawa and Shiga Kogen, as well as other smaller resorts in the region. The book provides detailed descriptions of each bath house, including the types of bath, the water quality, and other facilities provided such as cafeterias, and hot-linked instructions on how to get there.
George Glamack Star Center National Basketball League
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
My book looks at George Glamack as a college and pro basketball player. Before the NBA was formed, 1949-50, there was the National Basketball League, the American Basketball League and the Basketball Association of America. Glamack was a fine center/forward on Rochester Royals teams that won NBL titles in 1946 and '47. This was a time when pro players played in less than state of the art gyms.
How to Find and Catch Fish at Flamingo, Everglades National Park!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
If you want to visit Flamingo and catch some fish- seatrout, snook, redfish, tarpon- then this book is for you. It has the information you need to find and catch fish. You can crack the Flamingo mystique, and this book tells you how to do it! Learn where and how to fish here, where to stay, what else there is to do and where to go to do it. It's a fisherman's vacation guide to Flamingo!
Improve Your Fishing Photography
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Taking fine pictures while fishing isn't difficult, but it does take some commitment. Today's digital cameras and phones do a great job- if the person behind the lens takes some time to think. This ebook discusses the equipment you need and the techniques you need to use in order to take great photos while out on the water. Lavishly illustrated with examples and non-examples.
The Three Percent Solution: Ramblings on College Playoffs, Football Conferences, and Fetal Bovine Serum
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Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
College football conferences are a beautiful mess. A hodgepodge of all sorts of names, sizes, and locations. Added to all the confusion is the fact that this year marks the first time the College Football Playoff (CFP) system will be used by the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS). A select committee of 13 will choose the top 3% of teams to face-off in the ultimate two-stage competition.
Saved By Tennis, Retirement and Ageing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,310. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis
Saved By Tennis tells about the challenges that the author faced learning to play tennis as a 70-year-old retired university professor. It relates his experiences at his local Lawn Tennis Club, first in a beginner’s class and then in an over-45s group. He then tells about playing singles friendlies, his participation in the Club’s competitive ladder, and his struggles with net play in doubles.
The History of the Asian Cup
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,710. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
From humble beginnings in 1956, the Asian Cup has grown into an intense, closely fought and highly competitive tournament befitting a region that is continuing to rise in football's prominence. This history provides an ideal background to the rise and development of this increasingly prestigious competition.
Official Rules of Tennis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis
Learning to play tennis has never been easier than with this book. Including helpful interpretations in addition to the official rules and regulations, this is the singular resource to everything tennis. The book then takes the reader through the sport and discusses the hardware of the game - racquets, balls, nets and court surfaces.With detailed sections, this guide will prove a great resource.
Longer I Run - 100 Days Across America
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,620. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
The physical fortitude to run 40 miles is in itself a laudatory feat. Repeating that performance 100 consecutive times, from one coast of the country to the other, is a spectacle. Doing it all as a recovering alcoholic fighting a debilitating intestinal disease would be impossible without one vital component—courage. Follow Steve Knowlton on a 3,717-mile run to redemption.
The Ten Best Redfishing Spots in North America
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Years of research and travel went into the writing of this little ebook. The author fished with the country's finest redfish guides from Pamlico Sound in North Carolina to South Padre Island in Texas, enduring wind, rain, fog, sunshine, and some excellent food, in order to bring the reader the most up-to-date information on the best places to fly fish for redfish in North America.
Coward Punch Corruption- Hobo Chronicles (Book Three)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,090. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
One night while walking through Hobart, I was Coward-Punched onto the concrete street, causing my skull to be fractured. After waking from a coma, I was told I fell over drunk, but I knew this to be false. Eighteen months later, I was told by police that witnesses had stated it was a boxer that attacked me and that it was one of my sparring partners. Yet to this day, nobody has ever been charged.
Coaching Millennial Kids - A New Strategy to Coaching Junior Athletes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
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Coaching Millennium Kids is a new approach to coaching junior athletes using patience and compassion as tools to promote confidence, self esteem and life skills through the vehicle of sport. It really is possible to change the world one junior athlete at a time.
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.
Ten Top Redfish Flies - And How to Tie Them
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Do you want to catch redfish on fly? This little ebook, the result of 25 years worth of on-the-water research and observation, shares with the reader ten of the most effective redfish flies available, as well as concise instructions on how to fish them. Fly tiers will appreciate the links to tying instructions. Do you want to catch more and bigger redfish? Read this book!