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Winning on the North Side: The 1929 Chicago Cubs
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 194,590. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
Celebrate the 1929 Chicago Cubs, one of the most exciting teams in baseball history. Future Hall of Famers Hack Wilson, ’29 NL MVP Rogers Hornsby, and Kiki Cuyler, along with Riggs Stephenson formed one of the most potent quartets in baseball history. The magical season came to an ignominious end in the World Series and helped craft the future "lovable loser" image of the team.
The Spectacular Case of the 1962 Los Angeles Angels
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 153,290. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The expansion Los Angeles Angels shock the sporting world in 1962 by claiming first place on July 4th and by contending for the pennant deep into the season.
El crisol del Guerrero. Búsqueda de la perfección en las artes marciales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,480. Language: Spanish. Published: January 28, 2015 by Universidad de Los Hemisferios (Quito, Ecuador). Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Plays » Asian / Japanese
Las tradiciones marciales pasan de una generación a otra, superando el incontenible suceder del tiempo. Han tenido un comienzo para muchas personas; sin embargo, su auténtica realización está en manos de aquellos que llevan marcando el espíritu del guerrero en la sangre, el auténtico "Bushido". Los beneficios avaluados en el mejoramiento personal y, en ocasiones, en la defensa propia y de los sere
GAMES-GIMMICKS-CHALLENGES for Swimming Coaches
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 122,290. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
A book for swimming coaches filled with ideas swimmers of all ages and abilities love to try. It contains over 600 ideas from over 500 successful coaches at all levels. along with the author's 56 years of experience. Chapters have activities divided by either Age Group or Senior. Checkout; Rock/Paper/Scissors Relay, Dem
A More Simple Time: How Cycling Saved My Soul
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,710. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
By twist of fate cycling became more than a hobby. It became my beat. As America's top journalist covering US cycling (1989-96), I watched the rise of extraordinary athletes from Linda Brenneman, Alison Dunlap and Dede Demet to Steve Hegg, Bobby Julich and Kent Bostick. They shared their quests, one pedal stroke at a time. It's a ride to the Atlanta Olympics that changed my life and saved my soul.
Taken for a Ride: Chasing a Young Lance Armstrong
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,540. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I met Lance Armstrong in 1992 and began a journalist-athlete relationship that lasted, roller-coaster style, for eight years. This is the story of the young Lance, before he became world famous, and later, infamous. Lance influenced a lot of people. He changed a lot of lives. Some for good. Some not for good. I only know that he changed mine for the better. I can’t change that. I wouldn’t want to.
The Sports Motivation Master Plan
Price: $6.24 USD. Words: 74,140. Language: British English. Published: January 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Lee Ness’ Sports Motivation Master Plan helps you create your own route map to success. From picking your dream and learning from the greats through getting motivated and dealing with obstacles, the Master Plan is there for you no matter what your sport. If you want to be the best in your sport, no matter what it is, then you need the Sports Motivation Master Plan.
There is Genius in Passion: Reflections on developing competence and self-belief through human movement
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,740. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Gordon Paterson reflects on the life experiences that led him to the threshold of his doctorate that focused on youth sport coaching strategies conducive to strengthening the self-esteem of school sport participants.
The Wichita Kid: A Caddie's Story
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 76,190. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Wichita Kid is a coming-of-age novel about golf, friendship, and family. Kevin is a fatherless 12 year-old boy, who's just moved from Kansas to the "big city" of Cleveland, OH. To help support his mother and himself, Kevin finds a job as a caddie at a local country club. This story is both humorous and touching as it involves the struggles that many of us have faced as we march into adulthood.
Outside Agency (A Kieran Lenahan Mystery)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,140. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Lawyer turned golf pro Kieran Lenahan wakes up in the hospital with amnesia... and a dead woman. "DALY SCORES A BIRDIE" —PUBLISHER'S WEEKLY
Buried Lies (A Kieran Lenahan Mystery)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,650. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Lawyer turned golf pro Kieran Lenahan's pro shop is torched, and his famed caddie is murdered. It only goes down hill from there... "DALY SCORES A BIRDIE" —PUBLISHER'S WEEKLY
Local Knowledge (A Kieran Lenahan Mystery)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,640. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Lawyer-turned-golf pro Kieran Lenahan must solve the murder of millionaire country-club owner Sylvester Miles. "A FAST-PACED MYSTERY" —THE NEW YORK TIMES
Robin: The Lovable Morgan Horse
Series: The Morgan Horse Series, Book 4. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 45,250. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Book four in the 'Morgan Horse' adventure series, for ages 9-13.
Mental Coaching For Fighters
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 62,150. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
How to improve mental resilience for combative and sporting applications.
Campeonatos Regionais de Futebol em Lisboa, de 1921 a 1934
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,300. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Esta Publicação diz respeito a uma nova fase para os Campeonatos de Lisboa, que vai de 1921 até 1934. Com todas a Histórias que envolveram os Campeonatos de futebol em Lisboa, jornada a jornada, resultados e classificações, assim como informação das divisões inferiores. Uma obra pormenorizada do Futebol em Lisboa.
Total Nonstop Attenuation: How TNA Escaped The Asylum And Put The Lunatics In Charge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,990. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
A detailed look at the near four year disastrous period of Hulk Hogan and Eric Bischoff helping run TNA which not only drove away fans at the time but something the promotion is still paying the price for to this day. A must read for all wrestling fans Total Nonstop Attenuation tells how the wrestling world came so close to a true alternative only for it to be ripped away.
The Ultimate Guide to Golf
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,200. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
I’m not a golf pro, but I do love the game of golf. I’ve always wanted to improve my golf game, so this book will help both you and me. I decided that researching what the pros have to say would be a great way to put their advice to good use. Compiling all of that information into this book would also be a great way to share that advice.
The Truth About Building Muscle: Workout Less and Grow More
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 48,830. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
Recovery! The missing ingredient in almost every bodybuilders workout routine. You need to rest and recover before you can grow! Learn how to maximize your workouts, the recovery process and the growth phase. Everybody is different so learn the principles that will help you make the gains you are dreaming about.
The Truth About Building Muscle: It's All in Your Head
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 51,620. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Building muscle and getting stronger is more than just going to the gym and eating a healthy diet. There is the mental part of the equation too! Make reaching your goals much easier by including the mental aspect in your fitness routine (and it won't require any extra time).
Eat Sleep Wrestle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,310. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
The old territories are long gone, replaced by the monolithic WWE, but indy wrestling continues to thrill fans who know that nothing can replace the live experience. This is the story of the men and women who make up today’s independent wrestling scene.