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The Book on Ski Boots
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You set the price! Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports
A few years back I wrote the original free Concierge's Guide to Ski Boot Fitting and it was a hit. Littered with pithy fun, it gave Teton Village concierges something to peruse at work in the slow times. People ski great when they are comfortable. Your boots should fit like an old friend. Your Ski Boots need and can be your favorite piece of gear. Nobody's foot should hurt. Ever.
Diamond Palm Training Methods
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Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 2. Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Let me be perfectly clear right from the very start. This is “Diamond Palm”... Not ... “Iron Palm or Iron Hand!” It has no affiliation with any, one, Martial Art. It has been distilled from various methods practiced throughout the Old and New world of Martial Arts. It is neither East nor West. I have included my own time tested and proven techniques of discovery.
Saturday Morning Wake-Up Call: A 21st Century Survival Guide for High School Football Coaches
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The conclusions drawn by analyzing statistics from college and professional football often do not translate to the high school game because the games are so different. This book puts those powerful statistical techniques for maximizing a team's chance of winning into the hands of high school coaches and fans. These techniques are illustrated using the Pulaski Academy Bruins as a case study.
Advanced Catching Techniques
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Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
I have discovered that while much has been documented in finite details about hitting (Charlie Lau, Walt Hriniak, Ted Williams), and pitching (Rick Peterson, Mike Marshall, Bill Thurston), there is little to take catchers to that level. I have attempted to go to that level, beyond Catcher 101... the “graduate level”.
NFL Handicappers Guide-2012 Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
NFL Handicappers Guide 2012 Edition for the average person that wants to learn how to handicap this NFL season and WIN.
2013 Survival Guide - Start Here
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
What do I need to survive? Do I stay or do I go? This book will take you through what you need to know and consider in order to survive. We will look at items you will need for going mobile and if you stay. Broken up into priority levels starting with the bare essentials to rebuilding your life in a post disaster situation. Contains an example list for going mobile.
My First Bobcat
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Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
A short story about the author's experience trapping a bobcat for the first time.
Pigskin Parables: Exploring Faith and Football
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,180. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional
An eleven-week devotional journey exploring what the Christian faith and football have in common. As the wife of a high school football coach, author Candee Fick has seen many lessons about life illustrated on the playing field including coaching, preparation, strategy, teamwork, protection, criticism, rules and consequences, perseverance, time-outs, and rewards.
Knowing the Facts about the Martial Arts
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Series: Knowing the Facts. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,980. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Perhaps few Oriental systems have become as widely accepted in the West as the martial arts. They claim to work by unifying mind, spirit, and body chiefly through meditation and physical discipline. How the martial arts work; the fitness claims; major problems and potential dangers are examined in this book.
How and Where Will a Professional Baseball Scout Find Me?
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Improve your chances of fulfilling your dream with a guide for understanding the scouting process.
42: A Biography of Jack "Jackie" Robinson
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,480. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Jackie Robinson was one of the greatest baseball players of all time--MLB Rookie of the Year, World Series Champion, six-time all-star, MVP, and a lifetime batting average of .311. But he is most remembered for breaking racial barriers by becoming the first African American to play in the major leagues since the 1880s.
2012 Playbook for Fantasy Football Dominaton
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
It's that time of the year, you are checking the sports pages and watching pre-season football games. Where do you start and how do you go about creating a dynamic Fantasy Football team to compete against friends, family and even strangers? The 2012 Playbook for Fantasy Football Domination will help you with all of the aspects of managing your team from the pre-draft to the playoffs.
Johnson and Johnson: A Short Story about Athletics and Academics in College Sports
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Price: Free! Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Two unrelated men share the same last name, work on the same campus, and are driven by the same desire for professional success. One is a coach and the other is a professor. An ethical dilemma ensnares them both and threatens to derail their careers. Who will do the right thing? What is the right thing? All events are fictional, but the underlying issues are real and cause for reflection.
The Black Belt - How To Do Karate
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Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 34,920. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012 by James B Anderson. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Written for the general public as well as the experienced practitioner, The Black Belt – How To Do Karate is an easy to understand how-to karate instruction book. Mentored by the legendary Great Grand Master Aaron Banks, John McGee had the extensive knowledge of karate skills and fine literary background to write this unique book.
Musha Ryu Aikijutsu
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 36,070. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The complete Musha Ryu Aikijutsu manual including the core teachings of the art. The principles, concepts, techniques, and kata of this system are presented in written descriptions along with hundreds of photographs to aide in understanding of this art form.
Memorable Words of Alabama Football
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A must-read for Alabama Crimson Tide fans! This book is a compilation of over 170 of the most popular and memorable quotes from the rich traditions of Alabama Football. From the legendary Coach Paul "Bear" Bryant and Coach Gene Stallings to Auburn's iconic Coach Shug Jordan and President Ronald Reagan, this book has quotes from numerous figures in Alabama Football lore. ROLL TIDE!
Kenyan Athlete Demystified
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Track & field
I was born in the Nandi Hills in Kenya. I have literally lived with Kenyan athletes. It happens that my brother is David Rudisha's pace setter. Many people would like to run and win a race, but the Kenyan athlete is an intimidation whenever they are on he field. It is not genetics or food, it is simply discipline and commitment. This book goes to proof the point and perhaps a chance to do better
Sailboat Projects
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,850. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
This is a marvelous collection of 13 projects to make for your sailboat. Easy, clever ideas. Some simple, some complex. All much cheaper than the cost for a similar item in a boating store. Author Clarence Jones is a sailor who invents things. And writes about how to make them. In clear, easy steps with lots of pictures. Take a peek at the Table of Contents. At this price, how can you go wrong?
Unofficial Football World Champions
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,360. Language: British English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
An alternative soccer history involving legendary teams and footballing minnows, classic finals and forgotten friendlies, celebrated players and unsung heroes. Unofficial Football World Champions reveals international football's real champions and offers up a fresh perspective on the greatest game in the world. New revised and updated edition.
Black and White Army: A Season Supporting Newcastle United
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,270. Language: British English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Black and White Army follows the supporters of Newcastle United through one of the most memorable seasons in recent memory. In addition to chronicling the author's own obsession, the book contains the contributions of hundreds of fans from across the world. This tenth anniversary edition includes new sections to bring the story right up to date for season 2012/13.