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Reading Water: Lessons from the River
By Rebecca Lawton
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.
Jumpstart the Divemaster in You - Boxed Set Volume 2 (A scuba-diving-smiles.com New Diver Series)
By Dianne Rein
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,910. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
This boxed set is aimed at the new scuba diver or the diver that has been away from the sport for an extended period of time and needs a refresher. Each booklet in the set is full of practical and easy to follow tips that are designed to improve specific dive skills and increase the divers confidence. This set (Volume 2)covers Air Consumption, Ear Clearing, Dive Travel and Boat Diving.
Jumpstart the Divemaster in You - Boxed Set Volume 1 (A scuba-diving-smiles.com New Diver Series)
By Dianne Rein
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,480. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
This boxed set is aimed at the new scuba diver or the diver that has been away from the sport for an extended period of time and needs a refresher. Each booklet in the set is full of practical and easy to follow tips that are designed to improve specific dive skills and increase the divers confidence. This set (Volume 1) covers Buoyancy Control, Specialty Dives and Dive Safety.
Escort
By Beth Barnes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports
(5.00 from 1 review)
An experienced kayaker shares her passion, insights & the 'how to' of escort kayaking for the open water, long distance swimmer.
Spanish Castle to White Night
By Mark Chisnell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,600. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports
(4.00 from 1 review)
So, you think you’d like to sail around the world? Sunsets across calm oceans, cocktails at cosy anchorages, landfalls in amazing new places? Not if you take part in one of the planet’s last great adventures. An incredible race, ripping and roaring through the seven seas. This is a tale of endurance, deprivation and adventure, a story of winners and losers, those who made it and those who did not.
Risk to Gain
By Mark Chisnell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,080. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever dreamed of sailing around the world? If so, it probably wasn’t like this - stomach-churning storms, frustrating calms, broken gear, shattered hopes and stunning victories. Risk to Gain is the story of the men and women aboard two boats sailing around the world in the classic Whitbread Race. Travel with them on their voyage and gain a unique insight into their inspirational journey.
Adventures in Water Skiing: Part 1, Hot Dogging
By Tony Klarich
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,900. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tony Klarich, well known pioneer and innovator, recounts his journey to notoriety as the world’s premier hot dog water skier. From the Long Beach Marine Stadium to the Parker Strip of the Colorado River and beyond, Klarich achieved water skiing fame with the help of his uncle Mike Murphy and the promotions of Herb O’Brien. Includes scores of classic photos and video links.
Into The Deepest And Darkest
By Joseph Emmanuel
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 56,860. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
As a member of a team of expert deep/cave divers for more than 12 yrs, including the achievement of four Guinness Records for deep diving, the author is uniquely positioned to give an account of his experiences and adventures. This book is his personal account of the expeditions and the people he's been privileged, not only to dive with, but to call his friends. Safe Diving Everyone.
Sailing Adventures in Paradise
By Vincent Bossley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,090. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Vivid chronicle the authors' four years sailing adventures in the paradise of the South Seas. Told through the eyes of his sailboat it is a most refreshing and knowledge filled narrative with many insights and problem solving events. Great reading for anyone planning or contemplating planning their own sailing adventure cruise. Also includes '101 Dollar Saving Tips' useful for the cruising sailor