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The Miracle Braves of 1914: Boston's Original Worst-to-First World Series Champions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 236,810. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
Long before the Red Sox "Impossible Dream" season, Boston’s now nearly forgotten “other” team, the 1914 Boston Braves, performed a baseball “miracle” that resounds to this very day. The "Miracle Braves" were Boston's first "worst-to-first" winners of the World Series. Includes biographies of every player, coach, and owner, a season recap, and other great stories from the 1914 season.
The Footballer's Journey: real-world advice on becoming and remaining a professional footballer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,310. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Many youngsters dream of becoming a professional footballer. The Footballer’s Journey maps out the footballer’s path with candid insight and no-nonsense advice. It examines the reality of becoming a footballer including the odds of ‘making it’, how academies really work, the importance of attitude and mindset, and even the value of having a backup plan if things don’t quite work out.
The United States Open Golf Champions: Their Championship and Story - 2nd Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 191,040. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Professionals and amateurs from all walks of life and from all social and economic backgrounds have won the US Open championship. This is the history of all of the US Open champions through 2014.
Skills and Drills:For the Practical Pistol Shooter
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 64,670. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
This book contains the live fire training methods of Ben Stoeger. Drawing on his experience at the top levels of competition and his experience teaching others, he has refined his methodology for years. This book is the culmination of those ideas and experiences. This is the most detailed and involved live-fire training manual ever produced for the USPSA/ISPC competitor.
The Aging Athlete - Inspirational Interviews With Some of the Fittest Survivors of Elite Athleticism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,620. Language: American English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
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"The concept is provocative. It is somehow counterintuitive to think of great athletes becoming unfit in old age. The recent suit brought against the NFL by former players indicates the fitness and health can erode all too quickly. The aging pursuers of fitness featured in 'The Aging Athlete' are the exceptions. We can learn from their own stories of perseverance." Tom Jones, Author, 40plussports
The 2014 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,100. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The 2014 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook is the complete guide to the Toronto Blue Jays Minor Leagues. This book in unprecedented in size and scope and covers everything in the Jays' minor league system from the Buffalo Bisons to the Dominican Summer League. The book features over 250 player profiles, team profiles, a 2013 draft report and much, much more.
Ride Like a Trooper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,240. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Ride Like a Trooper is based upon the first of the manuals adopted by the United States Army, translated from the “Notes on Equitation and Horse Training” which were the answers to the examination questions at the School of Application for Cavalry at Saumur, France. It was adopted by the US Army and the Mounted Service School on 16 July, 1910.
La Voie du Kung Fu Zen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,450. Language: French. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Dans cet ouvrage, les auteurs mettent en lumière le lien profond unissant depuis plus d'un millénaire le Zen au kung fu ainsi qu'à d'autres arts martiaux chinois. Au fil des pages, les aspects externes ainsi qu'internes du kung fu, du qì gōng, et du tàijiquán sont abordés, et les phases séquentielles de la méthode de méditation Vipassana sont explorées en détails.
Missouri Proud
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,520. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports statistics
Missouri is a Wonderful State! It is a scenic, historic, and entertaining region surrounding the mean population center of a great country.
Dry Land: Winning After 20 Years at Sea with the Pittsburgh Pirates
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,930. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Dry Land follows fans of the Pittsburgh Pirates through the team's first winning season in two decades. Along the way, Bucs Dugout's Charlie Wilmoth explains how the Pirates finally built a team strong enough to end the streak with a 94-win season and a playoff run.
Keeneland Winning Trainer Patterns - 2014 Spring Meet edition
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 45,750. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This one of a kind handicapping e-book provides the details on every winning trainer at Keeneland Racecourse over the past 4 years or 8 race meets.
Keeneland Winning Trainer Patterns - 2014 Spring Meet edition
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 45,750. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This one of a kind handicapping e-book provides the details on every winning trainer at Keeneland Racecourse over the past 4 years or 8 race meets.
Finding The Perfect Balance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,410. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Gymnastics
After a seventeen-year career in gymnastics, this is the personal reflections of an average gymnast's experiences and tells the story of how gymnastics shaped this little girl and teenager into the woman she has become today.
Gold Prospecting & Placer Deposits: Finding Gold Made Simpler
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 56,840. Language: American English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Reference, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
Gold prospecting is growing in popularity. There are numerous books out there, but this one was written to read like a novel, yet teach you how you can be successful at finding some gold of your own. The old-timers didn't get it all, contrary to urban myth. This book is based on the author's lifetime of prospecting and is aimed at getting the beginner and the novice alike, into some gold!
The Rifle Rules
Price: $11.95 USD. Words: 29,590. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
Magic for the Ultimate Rifleman: A new, cost-free way to practice. This book converts you and your rifle into a long distance influence, more accurate, and more powerful than any other. Not literary. Not complicated.
We're All in This Together
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A special group of endurance marathoners embark on an epic journey to run 5 marathons in 5 states in just 5 days, through the heart of America's dust bowl. They will be pushed to their limits in a quest most would consider impossible. By the end of the week, their courage, struggles, and triumphs on the course will bond these former strangers forever into one big, crazy, wonderful family.
Silence In Center
Series: Softball Star. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,090. Language: American English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Softball
Melody Gold is a fourteen-year-old fastpitch player who wants to make the move from Little League to select ball. But none of the select coaches want her since she has a hearing impairment and must wear hearing aids at all times, even during games. Unwilling to take "no" for an answer, Melody becomes determined to prove her hearing impairment is irrelevant and she can compete at the highest level.
Golf Tough: Practice, Prepare, Perform and Progress
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,270. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
Golf Tough is an original and inspiring book– a book that will transform your game. Dan Abrahams is Lead Psychologist for England Golf, as well as a former touring professional golfer, and PGA coach. In Golf Tough, Dan offers you a powerful blueprint for improvement and a detailed plan for consistent high performance no matter what your standard of play.
A Warm Sea - Dreaming of Sailing and Making It Happen: Tales of our cruising life in the Mediterranean
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 86,490. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
This is the whimsical story of a couple who left their comfortable suburban life and embarked on a journey of exploration and self-discovery by living on board their sailboat and cruising the Mediterranean. It is about the challenges and delights of the cruising life, the cultures and histories from the Middle East to the Tuscan Islands, the friendly people they met, and the irresistible cuisines.
Again
Series: Every Breath Is Gold, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,000. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
There are going to be many occasions in life where you are faced with giving up, where the normal person would not hold it against you for stopping, where almost everyone would give you a pat on the back for a valiant effort. It is at that time that you have a choice to make, you could accept the alibi that is being thrown to you, or you can try “Again”