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From Hull to Hell and Back
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 111,540. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013 by Scratching Shed Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Rugby league prop forward Lee Crooks was an archetypal blood and guts firebrand front-rower. His autobiography, From Hull to Hell and Back, is by turns confessional and controversial, moving and occasionally hilarious. This is the colourful story of a modern-day rugby league maverick. Think you know Lee Crooks? Think again!
Shalom, Israel!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: American English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(3.00 from 1 review)
This second edition of SHALOM, ISRAEL! is a narrative of my 5½-month bicycle journey from Bellingham, Washington state to Israel aboard a custom-made, long-wheeled-based recumbent. In this book you’ll learn about my adventures on this 7,000-mile trip through eleven American states and eight foreign countries. The book concludes with a list of equipment that I took on the journey.
In Search of the Double - AFC Sunderland 1912-13
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,520. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Although Charlie Buchan might still be a revered figure on Wearside, his team mates aren't and yet the 1912/13 season, which is the subject of this book, produced arguably the fi nest Sunderland team ever to grace the famous red and white striped shirts.
Sotto un grande cielo. Mille giorni di mare, di avventura e libertà. Due italiani, a vela, intorno al mondo.
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Price: $9.80 USD. Words: 81,770. Language: Italian. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
E' il best seller di vela degli ultimi anni. Un uomo e una donna lasciano una esistenza normale fatta di casa e ufficio uguale a milioni di altre e partono per il giro del mondo in barca a vela. Trovano terre lontane, isole dimenticate, emozioni, paure, sbarchi rocamboleschi. Piccole e grandi avventure raccontate con un linguaggio semplice e coinvolgente che tiene incollati fino all'ultima pagina
Freeway Fly Fishing /California Edition
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,560. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Freeway Fly Fishing is a destination guidebook designed and created to be used by fly fishers and other anglers who are traveling interstate highways. All information is based on fishing opportunities available near specific interstate highway exits. FREEWAY FLY FISHING / CALIFORNIA EDITION will greatly enhance the fly fishers’ knowledge about new fly fishing waters.
The Pool Safety Bible
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Price: Free! Words: 20,390. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
Free essential, Professional advice on how to keep your family, friends and pets safe around pools or other open water. Learn how to make a pool the safest place it can be. Discover the root cause of 50% of pool deaths and how to protect yourself. Suitable for any person who wants to learn what to do in a swimming pool Emergency.
LASTCAR: XFINITY and Truck Series Expansion Pack (1982-2014)
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Series: LASTCAR, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,090. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
LASTCAR’s Brock Beard retells the history of the NASCAR XFINITY Series from 1982 through 2014 and the NASCAR Truck Series from 1995 through 2014 from the perspective of both series’ last-place finishers.
Parachuting: The Skydiver’s Handbook
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 93,070. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Skydiving
Skydiving! It’s not just falling but the thrill of the unencumbered horizontal flight. Sport parachuting today is not rough and tumble. New equipment and the latest training techniques let you advance quickly to graceful freefall, swift and controlled canopy flight, and smooth and easy tip-toe landings. This all-new, revised edition covers every phase of skydiving from beginning to advanced.
Enhancing Performance: Mental Training for Coaches, Athletes, and Parents
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,300. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
This book describes the methods and mental skills necessary for optimal performance in individual and team sports. Forty brief chapters representing such topics as attention and concentration, goal-setting, imagery, mental preparation, and mental toughness are covered. The book will be of interest to coaches, college and club level athletes, high school players, and athletes' parents
From Peach Baskets to Dance Halls and the Not-so-Stern NBA
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Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,530. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The 21st century version of the National Basketball Association will never be confused with the various leagues that cropped up after Dr. James Naismith came up with a game in the fall of 1891 at a Springfield, Massachusetts YMCA. Dr. Naismith put up some peach baskets and gave 18 players a soccer ball and the game of "basket ball" was born. A century later, basketball was a global sensation.
The End of Martial Arts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Here is a book that will challenge your knowledge and make your defence skills more complete when fighting off multiple attackers. The question is, are you ready?
Plowshares Into Swords: Musings of a Different Drummer
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Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 110,800. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is a compilation of articles written by the author under the column entitled "Tactics and Training" for S.W.A.T. Magazine from June 2004 through May 2013. The book is not and makes no claim to be, any form of instructional manual. It consists of articles which contain the author's personal opinions on issues as he feels they relate to current tactics, strategy and firearms training.
The Psychology of Cricket: Developing Mental Toughness [Cricket Academy Series]
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Series: Peak Performance, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,860. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
The mental side of cricket is what separates the best players from the rest. The Psychology of Cricket teaches individuals to develop mental toughness by using mental skills which can be used in both practice and match situations. The book also provides expert advice on understanding the important ingredients of successful teams and leaders.
The Room: A Memoir of Youth, Football and a Win-or-Die Coach
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,720. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 by One Monkey Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A high school football player’s memoir of rebellion against a “winning” coach who encouraged brutality and bullying and ignored concussions and other serious injuries to his players. An engaging, candid, often grim, often wry account of growing up in Pittsburgh’s African-American community in the 1950’s and early 60’s. This book should be read by young athletes, their coaches and their mentors.
Voyage of the Heart
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,300. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Dodging Hurricanes, Searched For By The Coast Guard, And Plagued By Engine Trouble, Dave Tripiciano Was Lost And Aground Several Times As He Made His Way Up The Coast Of America In His Twenty Five Foot Sailboat “God Speed”. Surviving Life Threatening Situations, He Met And Touched The Lives Of Many People Along The Way. “Voyage Of The Heart” Is The True Story Of His Amazing Adventure, And A Powe
Paul Lebowitz's 2013 Baseball Guide
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,080. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Paul Lebowitz's 2013 Baseball Guide is an invaluable part of preparing and following the 2013 Baseball Season. With vital statistics, player information, additions, subtractions, fantasy suggestions, breakout players, predictions and essays, the book is packed with information you won't get anywhere else.
From Flat Cap to Bronx Hat
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Price: Free! Words: 88,090. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
In the first 3 parts of his autobiography, veteran West Bromwich Albion supporter Terry Wills remembers the peaks and troughs of supporting the club between 1940 and 1976. His experiences include the dangers of watching football during National Service, the downside of a 16 hour queue for tickets and the joy of four Wembley trips.
Success with Miniature Horses: The Experts Speak Out
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 42,080. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2013 by New Concord Press. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
This book gives Miniature Horse owners access to some of the best breeders, trainers, and judges in the industry. Here’s your chance to get answers to questions like "What kind of feed and hay should I use?" "How much can I expect to pay for a good broodmare?" "How do I decide if I should show my horse in Single or Country Pleasure Driving?" "How do I select a halter horse prospect?"
Under the Laughter of Eagles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,690. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
True stories of some of the Wildlife and Navy people I served with during my tour of duty while stationed on Adak, Alaska. Viewed from a sometimes sideways sense of humor.
Catalina Summer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,500. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
Lefebvre’s novel pivots around the Catalina Baseball Camp but it’s not limited to ballgames or campfires. It’s about a time we’ve all passed through. Some with ease, some dramatically complicated, but in the end, a time that had a profound impact on the rest of our lives.