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The Young Guvnors
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,290. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
The rise and fall of Manchester City's Young Guvnors mirrored the government's attempts to get to grips with the escalating violence at football matches throughout the 1980s. Here Rodney Rhoden, one of the youngest members of this feared group of supporters, recalls the police tactics that ended The Young Guvnors reign of terror.
Sheep Hunting A to Z
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,260. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
Sheep Hunting A to Z is a 26-point guide to successful sheep hunting. It is a book that is intended to help any sheep hunter plan, prepare and complete a successful sheep hunt. It is filled with tips and information on equipment, scouting and tactics, along with stories and experiences from the author's sheep hunts. This book is a must for anyone planning to go sheep hunting.
Keeneland Winning Trainer Patterns - 2012 Spring Meet Edition
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Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 20,950. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Understanding the tendencies of trainers is paramount to success for horseplayers. All Star Press is pleased to announce the second edition of the Keeneland Winning Trainer Patterns – new for the 2012 Spring Meet. This valuable handicapping guide is based on the extensive database of handicapper and author Art Parker. Best of all, this year’s release is bigger and better than ever!
What is Sport? 101 Questions People Ask About Sport Athletes and Sports– and for which You've Gotta Have Answers!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,520. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
Welcome to the world of sports! If you ever had questions about sports, sportsmen, athletes, competitions…here you will find the answer. From the Olympics to cricket, from squash to golf, from basketball to pelota, you will find everything here: events, legends, dates and personalities. These questions give the answer to whom, when, where, why or better said: the answer to everything.
BLACK FIVES: The Alpha Physical Culture Club's Pioneering African American Basketball Team, 1904-1923
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,900. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The Alpha Physical Culture Club's basketball team became famous during the 1910s playing within strict amateur ideals. But times were changing. New black fives dreamed of play-for-pay. Which ideal would prevail? The future of hoops was at stake.
Essential Fly Tying Techniques
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 25,670. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
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A downloadable version of the totally innovative "Essential Fly Tying Techniques" book sold on disc. The book provides all the key techniques for tying myriad fly patterns. Includes over 80 full colour detailed graphics, links to 35 video clips of techniques and complete flies as well as the tying instructions for 14 killer patterns.
I'd Trade Him Again: Wayne Gretzky & Peter Pocklington
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,490. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
THE TRADE! 25 years later, in the annals of professional hockey, no incident has resulted in such furor, such angst among Canadians as did the decision by team owner Peter Pocklington to trade Edmonton Oiler Wayne Gretzky to the Los Angeles Kings. Pocklington's biographers focus on the relationship between the two men, today and during the heady heydays of the five-time Stanley Cup champion team.
More Golf Swing Speed: A RuthlessGolf.com Quick Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012 by Defiant Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Hit it long! This Quick Guide focuses on the downswing — how to load the shaft at the top of your backswing and unload it at impact. It helps you understand both how to make the correct moves and how to avoid the incorrect ones. And it gives you a clear understanding of what your club does during your downswing so you can cooperate with it and develop the most clubhead speed possible.
Wild Turkey Tales
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
Proof positive that turkey hunters are not marching to the drums the rest of us hear. These lighthearted, funny stories about an otherwise normal family during springtime in Mississippi will have you laughing alongside them...without suffering through the many indignities imposed upon them by the eastern wild turkey.
SHIPWRECKED: A Peoples' History of the Seattle Mariners
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,380. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by Epicenter Press. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
This is the book baseball people are talking about. In his candid and colorful book reminiscent of "Moneyball," veteran baseball writer Jon Wells asserts that the Seattle Mariners is the only team in the American League never to have gone to the World Series due to its years of mismanagement and obsessively putting profits before pennants.
Austin's Tennis Tips Illustrated
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis
Technique, tennis play, humor, stories, and the joy of tennis.
Waiting for the Fall: A Decade of Dreams, Drama and West Virginia University Football
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,870. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012 by Zone Read. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
When native son and head coach Rich Rodriguez led the West Virginia Mountaineers to an unexpected Sugar Bowl victory at the end of the 2005 season, behind a youthful roster that included electrifying freshmen Patrick White and Steve Slaton, West Virginia fans figured the best was yet to come. Instead, the seasons that followed served up endless, stomach-churning drama.
Chasing a World Record
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Skydiving
Chasing a World Record is the story of an average skydiver who decides to become a world record holder, participating in Jump For The Cause 2002, a female world record attempt series & benefit for the City of Hope. Told through postings to an internet forum, the story follows the author from flat on her back after back surgery to world record holder. 25% of sales to be donated to cancer research.
Hendu's Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012 by Pentucket Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
How did the kid who was always falling down achieve his dreams of playing college hockey? Dave Hendrickson's cult classic tells it all: part memoir, part roadmap of how to achieve a dream, and part story of a father's love for his son. Hendu's Story follows the little kid with the big heart through all the tough decisions.
Keep It Simple Golf
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Series: Keep it simple Golf, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,730. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
This golf instruction booklet is based on logic and explains how to draw and fade the ball by understanding how spin influences the golf ball, how to cure the dreaded shanks, how to get out of bunkers consistently and how to improve your putting. It also has logical explanations for why the ball does what it does and logical tips on visualization, playing half-shots and playing from the rough.
Game-Day Youth: Learning Baseball's Lingo
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,840. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
Millions watch major-league baseball games at the ballparks or on TV. Others listen to games on the radio. Youths play the game in parks and schoolyards, getting great exercise, working on their skills, and attending practices to learn more about a fantastic and fun team sport. If you play for the baseball or softball team, watch a brother or sister play, or want to learn more, buy this book.
Paul Lebowitz's 2012 Baseball Guide
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 123,760. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
A Complete Guide to the 2012 Baseball Season. In depth analysis of all 30 teams with sections dedicated to: management, starting pitching, bullpens, lineups, bench, prospects, predictions and relevant statistical analysis and essays. Great for fantasy players and useful all season long.
Horse Schools: Choosing the Best Equine College For You
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Series: Horse Schools. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by Thoroughweb Press. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
A 1000 word article about evaluating and choosing a horse college to suit your needs. Originally appeared in Sidelines magazine.
Strike ! Bass Fishing From Beginner To Pro
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,690. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
bass fishing has now become a world wide past time enjoyed by millions of people from the relaxed sunday fisherman, children and the pro bass fisherman. it is an industry generating millions of dollars and offers one the chance to catch that "elusive big one". this book brings you the history of bass fishing as well as tried and tested tips as well as a few secrets to make you a better fisherman.
Running for Fun - health, fitness and comical tips
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 22,750. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Without doubt it is one of the most amusing and yet fully informative books ever written about running. It explains the start and enthusiasm of the FUN & SERIOUS RUNNER. Written by a former professional soccer player, a top wrestler and a record breaking ultra-distance lady runner, this new online version was originally published by popular demand in 1986.