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Hauhungaroa Reds
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 49,540. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
Rising out of the pristine waters of New Zealand’s Great Lake, Taupo, the Hauhungaroa ranges lay silhouetted against the lakes western sunset. The bush-clad valleys, ridges, saddles and clearings are the home of wild red deer. For 30 years I have hunted them, first as a meat hunter, then for sport and meat for my own use. The stories in this book are a collection of memorable stalks that I’ve had.
Great Delaware Sports Book
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,210. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
What's your Delaware sports IQ? That's the question Delawareans are asking each other with the publication of the book, THE GREAT DELAWARE SPORTS BOOK. THE GREAT DELAWARE SPORTS BOOK is the only book ever devoted the sporting heritage in the First State.
Triathlon for Women: Everything you need to know to get started and succeed
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Price: $7.75 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Triathalon
Triathlon for women is dedicated to all women who are either thinking of getting into triathlons or have done a number of races and want to improve. Written by a female athlete who has been a triathlon champion this comprehensive book covers all you need to know from start to finish. In this book you will learn tones of great information from start to finish
Sole to Soul
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,710. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
An entertaining variety of short stories of a life-long hiker and lover of the mountains. Funny or sad or interesting.
Au delà des limites
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,920. Language: French. Published: January 26, 2013 by Richard Plourde. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Afin de transmettre ce que j’ai vécu personnellement lors de quelques-uns des événements marquants et inoubliables de ma carrière de skipper, j’ai écrit « au-delà des limites » et «L’océan prédateur». Ces deux bouquins, indu-bitablement, en disent long sur mes états d’âme, mes bonheurs, mes malchances, ma manière d’aborder les problèmes, et de lutter contre les éléments déchaînés.
The Prize
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Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 26,700. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
“The characters seem to represent the virtues and the resilience of the ‘little’ people, a story (or stories) to which we can all relate. In essence it’s about hope and faith: a tale (and tales) of the unquenchable spirit of tenacity in battling on, no matter what are our circumstances. And then eventually finding a way, a pathway to overcome personal adversity … and to ultimately succeed in glory
Four Downs
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Price: Free! Words: 23,030. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
'Four Downs' is a football magazine written in a question and answer format that discusses the fictional US-CFL football league. This football league, created by an 11 year-old NFL fan, is so vivid the players pop off the page. Eg.- "The Adam Armageddon"- Adam Jackson, Campbell and Bowes, are three wide receivers for the Georgia Knights who present a triple threat to opposing defences.
Reading Water: Lessons from the River
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,570. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 and represented by van Haitsma Literary. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
In the tradition of America’s strong pioneer women, Rebecca Lawton was one of the first women river guides in the West. For millions of Americans and foreign visitors who have navigated America’s great rivers by raft or boat - and for those who wish they could - this collection of essays will help them understand rivers and their impact on the human emotional landscape in a deeper sense.
The Night Climbers of Cambridge
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,050. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by Oleander Press. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Extreme sports
The 1937 climbing black book - a cult classic bible for climbers, builderers, free-runners and parkouristes.
Blue Murder Chelsea Till I Die
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 111,730. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
money, sex, drugs, rock and roll and chelsea fc, johnny nipper is deeply preoccupied with them all. for thirty years he’s had it all his own way, double crossing and dealing his way through life without a care in the world until the day he gets it all wrong. based on a true story, blue murder stylishly explores the morality of greed, revenge and violence.
The Cabal Fang Martial Arts Manual
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Series: The Cabal Fang Martial Arts Study Course, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,860. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
A seamless blend of the ancient and the modern, the physical and the internal, Cabal Fang has one foot apiece in the middle ages and the new millennium. Get a glimpse of what is at once a modern self defense method, a strenuous fitness regimen, and a spiritual framework drawing upon the Western esoteric tradition. For all fitness and experience levels -- but not the faint of heart.
Overthinking the Marathon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,810. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Overthinking the Marathon is an intimate look at one man's preparation for his 21st marathon, covering the details that make running interesting and fun, even – no, especially – when it hurts. "Ray's loaning himself out as a thoughtful, veteran, and funny training partner. You couldn't find a better one as you get ready for your next 26.2-miler." -Amby Burfoot, 1968 Boston Marathon winner
Correr Por Prazer - Já Correu Hoje?
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Price: $6.67 USD. Words: 44,370. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Nunca é tarde para se começar, poderá ter sido o mote para os três autores deste livro se iniciarem na prática da corrida. Paralelamente a este facto, mostraram interesse pelo estudo da modalidade na óptica do corredor de pelotão, decidindo agora passar a livro as suas experiências no que a esta área diz respeito.
Help! They're All Out to Get Me! The Motorcyclists Guide to Surviving the Everyday World.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,580. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling
Instructional "How To" Safety book for Motorcyclists. As useful for returning riders as for new comers to the sport as well as seasoned vets who want to refresh a few things.
The Golf Swing: It's All in the Hands
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,610. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Consciously learn the hand action of the golf swing then unconsciously apply this hand action within the structure of turning shoulders and hips during the golf swing. In short, this book teaches the hand action of the golf swing and how to coordinate your shoulder turn with this hand action. Kirkus Reviews - A vital book that fills a gap in the golf instruction literature.
Bobbing to the Baltic
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 94,490. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of my cruise from Edinburgh to the Russian border aboard my 27ft yacht ‘Zophiel’. In 2012 we left the Forth to cross the North Sea. Though we had intended to go to Denmark, wimpiness and poor navigation took us to Holland instead. I sailed to the Baltic, cruising the islands of Sweden and Finland as far as Russia. I returned, via Estonia and the east of Sweden, to Holland.
One Hit Wonders: The Story of One Off Grand Prix Winners
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,540. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Stanhope Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
A look at the drivers and teams who have won only one World Championship Grand Prix, since the formation of the championship in 1950. Updated for 2013 with all the latested information and statistics, plus photographs.
The Adventures of Lucky Mike - All at Sea (Book Three)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,040. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Without a penny in his pocket, Lucky set out at the age of twenty to build a yacht and sail around the world. Two years later, he made the money, built the yacht and sailed away to begin the voyage of a lifetime! From a five-year circumnavigation, to exciting tales on some of the largest and fastest yachts afloat, Lucky offers a unique insight into living life as a free spirit upon the ocean.
The Adventures of Lucky Mike - The Danger Zone (Book Two)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,510. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
At fifteen, Lucky finds himself desperately alone, living in the subways of London! In a dramatic twist of fate he is conscripted into the navy as a diver, which has some breath-taking moments, like being attacked by a Great White shark! In a quest to overcome his fear of heights, he takes up skydiving and Base jumping, perhaps the worlds most dangerous and thrilling sports!
LASTCAR: The First Year-By-Year Chronicle of Last-Place Finishers in the NASCAR Cup Series (1949-2014)
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Series: LASTCAR, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
LASTCAR’s Brock Beard pens his own history of the NASCAR Cup Series from the perspective of the series’ last-place finishers, providing detailed analysis of every season run from 1949 through 2014.