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Idiot Afloat, Book I, Living and Cruising on Wishbone, Ultramarine Blue and My Detour
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,420. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This story takes the reader through three years of cruising the Bahamas, the Florida Keys and Cuba. The writer, Sharon Lehnert, a Lake Ontario sailor and racer, had to learn how to live on a cruising boat, as a single-handed sailor, sometimes with novice crew. Sharon made many mistakes, and her adventures, often funny, are a cautionary tale for those setting out for southern salty waters.
História dos Campeonatos de Futebol em Portugal, 1986 a 1990
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Price: $2.60 USD. Words: 58,940. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A mais completa obra sobre o futebol português em números. Este livro diz respeito ao período dos campeonatos de futebol, de 1986 a 1990, em que engloba todos os acontecimentos, histórias, finais, resultados e classificações das Ligas, Campeonatos Nacionais de 1ª, 2ª, 3ª e Taças de Portugal 
Following the Dragon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 219,050. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Author Doug Sanderson takes you along on a sailing trip that spans two years. He abandons his job in Seattle and purchases a Formosa 46 in Florida. After a frantic couple of months getting the boat ready, Doug sets sail for whatever adventures await him. His trip includes Florida, The Bahamas, Turks and Caicos, Chesapeake Bay, New England, Nova Scotia, and Newfoundland.
Jagular Goes Everywhere: (mis)Adventures in a $300 Sailboat (illustrated version)
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,290. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
With a steadfastly contrarian sensibility and a lively appreciation of both the profound and the absurd, Tom Pamperin sets out with his cantankerous sidekick Jagular (a fourteen-foot sailboat he built from cheap plywood, a 2x4 mast, and a $20 tarp for a sail) on a series of sail and oar (mis)adventures ranging from the Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes.
Discover Swimming
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 55,850. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
Discovering Swimming was written with the intention of showing you, as effectively as possible, the methodology, drills and skills, language and philosophy of our program. It includes step-by-step instructions on how to get from barely being able to get into the water, all the way to the diving board and the racing block.
Detroit the Unconquerable: The 1935 World Champion Tigers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,380. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Biographies of every player, coach, and broadcaster involved with the 1935 World Champion Detroit Tigers baseball team, written by members of the Society for American Baseball Research. Also includes a season in review and other articles about the 1935 team. Edited by Scott Ferkovich with articles by Rob Neyer, Mark Armour, David Raglin, Marc Okkonen, and many others.
Over the Ocean and to the Links: A Golfer's Journey
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,420. Language: American English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
The purpose in writing this book was to inspire, and guide, other solitary or small groups of golfers to follow their dreams and experience the unique joy of golf in Scotland. I am just a regular working guy, not wealthy or well to do, just a person who clips store coupons for the local grocery store and simply enjoys the game of golf.
Tipping The Balance: The Mental Skills Handbook For Athletes [Sport Psychology Series]
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,100. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
Tipping The Balance offers contemporary evidence-based and highly practical mental strategies that help an athlete to develop the crucial mental skills that enable them to thrive under pressure, perform consistently when it matters most, and enjoy the challenge of the big event.
Was Ihr Pferd wissen sollte
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Series: Texas-Training. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,390. Language: German. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Wenn sich Ihr Pferd hat satteln lassen und Sie gestern zum ersten Mal aufsitzen konnten, dann steht für Sie morgen als erstes mein Buch auf dem Plan. Damit erhalten Sie einen Bauplan zum Legen eines Fundaments, ohne das kein Pferd auskommt, egal welchen Alters, welcher Rasse oder welchen Hintergrunds, unabhängig auch von dem, was Sie letztlich mit Ihrem Pferd vorhaben.
Chelsea Chronicles Volume Four
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Series: Chelsea Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,910. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Jose Mourinho is back at Stamford Bridge. The Messiah returned. Is Jose still special? Can he deliver a second time around? The media are in a frenzy, and Blues supporters are daring to dream of silverware and lording it against their rivals. It all starts well enough of course, but Chelsea being Chelsea nothing goes quite as planned and glorious unpredictability is lurking everywhere.
The Thursday Speeches: Lessons in Life, Leadership, and Football from Coach Don James
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
Two days before Christmas 1974, Don James seized the reins of a University of Washington football program in disarray. In his third season, Washington advanced to the Rose Bowl and beat the heavily favored Michigan Wolverines. In 18 years at Washington, James used these compelling stories in his pregame speeches to help transform the Huskies from mediocrity to national champions.
The Evolution of the Black Rifle: 20 Years of Upgrades, Options, and Accessories
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 62,330. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 by Prepper Press. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
Jeff W Zimba brings the reader on a twenty-year journey through the testing and evaluation phase of America's longest serving battle rifle, no known by many names, such as the AR-15, M16, M4, 416, and many others.
John McGraw: A Giant in His Time
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,160. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bowling
The definitive biography of the greatest figure from the Dead Ball Era, written by the highly respected chronicler of baseball biographies. John McGraw was an intense, driven man who followed up a highly successful playing career (.334/.466/.410) with a fabulous run as manager of the mighty New York Giants that included 10 pennants, 8 second place finishes and 3 World Series titles in 32 years.
The National Pastime: Premiere Issue Digital Edition
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
This re-issue of the historic premiere issue of THE NATIONAL PASTIME, originally published in 1982 and edited by John Thorn, reads like a who's who of baseball history luminaries, including Harold Seymour, David Voigt, Lawrence S. Ritter, Pete Palmer, G.H. Fleming and more, on topics from 19th century baseball to the Negro Leagues, expansion, fixing the records books, and the Merkle Blunder.
The Fox Trails: A Bicycle Adventure Along the Mississippi River
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 110,800. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A true story of a man's quest to live in harmony with nature in modern-day America.
Liner Cruising
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 86,420. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel Games
The writer of two previous books, neither having any connection with cruising, this is my first entry into the expensive, overly hyped and glitzy world being promoted by the major cruise lines. The book evolved following my first cruise in 2012, on board a large freighter, CMA-CGM line’s Columba, during which I kept a detailed day-to-day diary of events experienced on the cruise
Triple Threat Thrill
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Series: Ruthless to Win. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 189,090. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
TRIPLE THREAT THRILL Dakota Franklin Even if after a two-year absence from driving to be a ‘good wife’ to the treacherous pervert Erich she will never be grand prix champion, ‘Triple Threat’ Thrill Morgan is still Jack Armitage’s all-time favorite driver, engineer and racing executive, the Parachute Queen Jack sends to salvage impossible situations in his auto racing empire.
Big Carp Legends - Rob Maylin
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,500. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Big Carp magazine, this series of books entitled ‘Big Carp Legends’ will encompass the greatest names in carp fishing history over the past two decades. The content of the books in this series will be a mixture of articles from the archives of Big Carp, life histories of famous anglers and original articles specially commissioned for the series and never before
Gone Carp Fishing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,130. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Steve Graham is a carp fisherman. He has been an angler for over fifty years, and during this time he has fished for many different species, but for the last twenty-five years he has fished almost exclusively for carp. He has caught many huge fish during this time, both in England and in France, and this book describes his recent angling adventures.
Joe DiMaggio and Ted Williams: Baseball's Greatest Player and Baseball's Greatest Hitter
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,220. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Joe DiMaggio and Ted Williams, distinct but similar-type players, were arguably Baseball's Greatest Player and Basevall's Greatest Hitter. In their first major league seasons, Joe scored a rookie-record 132 runs, and Ted drove home a rookie-record 145 runs. More than seventy years later, their records still stand.