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The Great Mr. Olympians of Bodybuilding 1965-2013
By Tony Xhudo M.S., H.N.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,970. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by Dawn Xhudo. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
This book pays tribute to the great men of bodybuilding that have dedicated their life to becoming some of the greatest physical specimens of muscle the world has ever seen. Earning the prestigious title of Mr. Olympia, an international bodybuilding event stating that you are the best built physical human being on the face of the earth.
The Adventures of Lucky Mike - The Danger Zone (Book Two)
By Lucky Mike
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!
Learning to Fly Aeroplanes and Helicopters
By Helen Krasner
Series: Collected Articles From Flight Training News 2006-2011, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,780. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
A collection of articles from flying instructor Helen Krasner's popular column in the publication "Flight Training News". Written at various times over the period 2006 - 2011, the articles in this book are aimed at those who are interested in learning to fly light aircraft, either fixed-wing or rotary, and those who are currently undertaking the Private Pilot's Licence course.
Surviving Your African Safaris
By Steve Foreman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,670. Language: British English. Published: September 22, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This book is a safari and adventure travel handbook, aimed at both guides and the guided intending to go on a safari or expedition in Africa.
The Friend From Mexico: A True Story of Surviving an Intensive Care Unit
By Apostolos Mavrothalassitis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,690. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Near-death experiences
The author had a mid-air collision with a fellow competitor at 10,000 feet while participating in the 2009 World Paragliding Championships in Mexico, as a member of the Greek National Team. The book describes the author's near-death experience while in induced coma and the important events while in an intensive care unit and his repatriation to Greece.
When Dreams and Fear Collide
By Janice Warren
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 114,960. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Extreme sports
This is the true firsthand account of the 1986 Sino-USA Upper Yangtze River Expedition, the only joint river rafting expedition approved by the highest authorities in China. But the death of a teammate, a so-called mutiny, and several all-Chinese rafting teams racing ahead of the expedition in an attempt to be first, turn a perfect trip into a voyage of drama, disaster and unexpected challenges.
The Night Climbers of Cambridge
By Whipplesnaith
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.