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Training on Empty
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,030. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
(5.00 from 1 review)
An engaging and honest autobiography of a former elite runner who nearly perished from anorexia, one that also explores the biopsychosocial and sociological aspects of this pervasive, malignant, but ultimately surmountable disease. Brittin's comprehensive account of her tribulations combined with her background in psychology makes this a unique must-read for athletes & health professionals alike.
The Liar The Cheat and The Thief - Deception and the Art of Sword Play
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,680. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
You don't fight bodies, you fight minds. Maija Soderholm of Sonny Umpad's Visayan Corto Kadena and Larga Mano System presents the details of one of the most important and least understood aspects of personal combat: How to control the opponent's mind. The Liar the Cheat and The Thief explores the drills and mindset of one of the last modern duelists. A Sun Tzu said "All warfare is deception".
It would be Nice to have a Boat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,280. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
The things that can go wrong when you wish for a boat. The miseries of a boat buyer turned renovator.
In the Flow
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,760. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
Former international paddler and now sport psychologist Jonathan Males combines his many years of experience working with successful competitors with recent research in this accessible book, designed to help paddlers and coaches understand the theory behind success and provide practical skills to improve performance.
An Open Secret: A Student’s Handbook for Learning Aikido Techniques of Self-Defense and the Aiki Way
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 23,000. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Aikido is a self-defense martial art (budo) founded by Morihei Usehiba (O’Sensei) in Japan. Tony Blomert shares his experience and wisdom in this training guide about etiquette, tools and weapons, rank examination, relationships between students and teachers, etc., essential to learning Aikido and ultimately the Aiki way. An Open Secret provides a proven learning methodology for Aikido that can be
Six Sigma Principles with Practice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Production & operations management
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The purpose of this short ebook is to introduce the reader to some of the key concepts that underpin Six Sigma; making businesses faster and more competitive by understanding and eliminating the sources of variation in processes. It is not intended as an exhaustive text on the subject, more as a summary with some Soccer examples and anecdotes that will help the reader understand Six Sigma
Kelong Kings: Confessions of the world's most prolific match-fixer
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Invisible Dog Srl. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Wilson Raj Perumal has been labeled the world's most prolific match-fixer in football's recent history. Born a village boy in rural Singapore in the mid-60's, Wilson climbed the heights of international match-fixing across five continents, becoming FIFA's most wanted man. Kelong Kings is the ultimate tale about gambling, soccer and fixing, told in the words of the man who made it all happen.
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.
"Horse Tricks" Featuring Dr. Sutherland's System of Educating the Horse (Annotated) Together with "A Handful of Feats"
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Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 9. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,890. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This book offers 44 tricks a horse might be taught plus a quick and easy fix for horses that bite. Part I, first published in 1861 and written by GH Sutherland, presents 39 tricks annotated for the modern horseman. Part II, penned in recent times by John Lyons Certified Trainer Keith Hosman, explains 5 "feats" - each feat having proven quite popular at his training clinics conducted about the U.S.
What Is Wrong with My Horse?
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Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A book full of solutions for the horse owner. In three parts. Section I: "Fright" in it's myriad forms. Section II: Neglect your lawn, get weeds. Neglect your car, break down. Neglect your horse... collect trips to the ER. Here's what you need to know to keep your horse tuned-up and out of trouble. Section III: Step-by-step fixes for the most common problems faced by horse owners.
Running Technique
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Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 63,990. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
(5.00 from 11 reviews)
A practical guide for distance runners to learn and train for the fundamentals of good running technique. Recognize problems with running form that cause injury, or frustrate achievement of your goals. A complete framework of coordination training, mental cues and a training philosophy to improve running technique. Foreword by Philo Saunders PhD, Senior Physiologist, Australian Institute of Sport.
How to Catch Fish with the Three Inch DOA Shrimp
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Most inshore gamefish love to eat shrimp, which makes the DOA Shrimp one of the most effective lures you can use. This little books tells you when to use the Shrimp, which colors to use, how to rig it for different conditions, and several different fishing techniques that prove effective. Catch more and bigger fish with the DOA Shrimp!
Vagabond on a Bicycle
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,670. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Vagabond on a Bicycle comprises 16 articles describing my bicycle trips in/on Route 66, the Santa Fe Trail, the Natchez Trace, the Deep South of the United States, New England, Montana to Alaska, Maritime Canada, Washington state to Israel, Northern Europe, Eastern Hungary, South Africa, New Zealand, Tonga, the Cook Islands, and Central Chile.
Fishing Florida's Space Coast
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,830. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
This stretch of Florida's Atlantic coast and the adjacent Indian River Lagoon system offers world class angling for a wide variety of fish. This book is a comprehensive reference on how, when, and where to fish here. Whether you have fished here all your life, are an experienced angler fishing here for the first time, or are a fishing novice, you will refer to this guidebook frequently.
Cycling Widows
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
CYCLING WIDOWS Lifting the Veil on Living with an Obsessive Cyclist Written by a long-suffering Cycling Widow, this is a satirical look at the world of cycling, and might just save a few marriages – as well as many a bike from being fed into the garden mulcher. A 'must read' for fanatical cyclists & Cycling Widows alike.
Block the Plate
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,880. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
14-year-old Pete Simmons is psyched to be catcher on the elite Texas Blaze baseball team, but Coach has been losing his temper – a lot. And the team's top pitcher turns out to be a total jerk...with a very cool twin sister. Middle school is coming to a close and making the high school roster is everyone’s goal – but first Pete has to survive his summer season.
Running Form Drills
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Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Running Form Drills continues Brian Martin's examination of good running technique. This book explains how to practice running form drills and gives unique insights into how each drill can help you recognize and learn good running form. Put simply you can use Running Form Drills to help you learn how to run. Free online video resources complete a handy toolkit for any runner. Approx 12,000 words.
The Nearly Men
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,240. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Stanhope Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
Over 400 drivers have taken part in World Championship Grand Prix racing, since it's inception in 1950. Some have won championships, others just races. Then there are those who sat on edge of greatness. Those who stood on the podium but cannot claim a victory to their name. This is their story.
Death of a Football Club. The Story of Cork City FC: Season 2008
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,250. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A depiction of a professional soccer club in crisis situated in one of Europe's less prestigious soccer leagues. Written by a professional player of the club, this book offers unique insights into the culture and difficulties of playing soccer in the League of Ireland. Cork City FC was subsequently rescued and will play in Europe in 2015. Neal Horgan is a regular contributor to the Irish Examiner
Requiem at Monza
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Series: Ruthless to Win. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,390. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
136,000 words Requiem at Monza by Dakota Franklin CoolMain Press “There is something about me you should know, Ludo. I try hard for what you might call sophistication, but underneath the veneer I’m a barbarian. My violent instincts have been nurtured, trained, honed to perfection by my family, my community, my government and my peers, for instant, mindless application.”