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Petition for Certiorari Denied Without Opinion – Patent Case 88-308
Series: Patent Cases, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 800. Language: American English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
Petition for Certiorari Denied Without Opinion – Patent Case 88-308. Re-examination of Patents in District Courts. 35 USC 302 et. seq.
Battlefield Colloquialisms of World War I (1914-1918)
Series: Dictionaries, Book 4. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 16,380. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Battlefield slang is a colourful glimpse at the lives of British soldiers in 'The Great War'. Despite the horrors of daily life, they injected sardonic humour into everything. This book records for posterity the language of the trenches before it disappears altogether. Includes first hand account of Albert Money of the King’s Royal Rifles Corps who was wounded in action at Aubers Ridge in May 1915
Scherman's Bhagwat Geeta
Price: Free! Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
BHAGWAT GEETA (Abridged)
Batting
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 97,550. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
First published in 1925, Batting collects the wisdom and insights of over 250 hitters and baseball figures. Lane interviewed extensively and compiled tips and advice on everything from batting stances to beanballs. Legendary baseball figures such as Ty Cobb, Casey Stengel, Cy Young, Walter Johnson, Rogers Hornsby, and Babe Ruth reveal the secrets of this integral and interesting part of the game.
Can He Play? A Look At Baseball Scouts and Their Profession
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 156,380. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Can He Play? collects the contributions of some 26 members of the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) on the subject of scouts, including biographies and historical essays. The book touches on more than a century of scouts and scouting with a focus on the men (and the occasional woman) who have taken on the task of scouring the world for the best ballplayers available.
Detroit Tigers 1984: What a Start! What a Finish!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 230,410. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Detroit Tigers 1984: What a Start! What a Finish!, an effort by the society of American Baseball research's BioProject Committee, brings together biographical profiles of every Tiger from that magical season, plus those of field management, top executives, the broadcasters--even venerable Tiger Stadium and the city itself.
Great Hitting Pitchers: 2012 Edition
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,700. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Statistics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
First published in 1979, GREAT HITTING PITCHERS was one of SABR's early publications. Including the contributions of several members of the Society and edited by SABR's founder, Bob Davids, the book compiled together records and anecdotes about pitchers excelling in the batters box. Now updated for 2012, GREAT HITTING PITCHERS has been updated so that all tables include 1979-2012 data.
A Third Different Look at Weight Loss
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
In this third book in the series, we take the third step to permanent weight loss and health gain through self-empowerment. In this book we see for ourselves why eating a sweet favourite like a slice of cake together with a protein helps us lose weight. In the 2nd half of the book we also see why eating big amounts of protein could cause us to have kidney stones.
Inventing Baseball: The 100 Greatest Games of the Nineteenth Century
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,310. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
A project of SABR's Nineteenth Century Committee, INVENTING BASEBALL brings to life the greatest games to be played in the game's early years, starting with a game in 1833. From the "prisoner of war" game that took place among captive Union soldiers during the Civil War, to the first intercollegiate game, to the first professional no--hitter, the games in this volume span 1833-1900.
The Top 5 AWS EC2 Performance Problems
Price: Free! Words: 6,800. Language: American English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » System administration / general
After reading this white paper, you will gain an understanding of the five most common performance issues that occur in Amazon EC2. Specifically, you will learn why these issues occur, how to detect them, and best practices for how to either avoid these problems all together and how to resolve these issues when they occur.
A Second Different Look At Weight Loss
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
This book is the second step in this visual series. We're told that movement like exercise and walking helps us lose weight. We now look through a microscope and see for ourselves how it happens and take the next step in building up our self- empowerment for permanent weight loss and health gain. In the second half of the book we see how movement also helps us avoid heart attacks and strokes.
Memories of a Ballplayer: Bill Werber and Baseball in the 1930s
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,380. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rich in anecdotes and humor, Bill Werber's Memories of a Ballplayer is a clear-eyed memoir of the world of big-league baseball in the 1930s. Originally published by SABR in hardcover in 2000 and in paperback in 2001, the book is still in print, but now also available as an ebook.
The Ultimate Fruit Ninja Unofficial Players Game Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
With my Unofficial Fruit Ninja Players Game Guide you will learn exactly what you need to know in order to become an expert player and score over 2,000 points!
Super Bowl Word Scrambles - The Big Game - Over 65 Word Jumble Puzzles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 330. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
If you like the Super Bowl, Football, and Word Scrambles, this ebook is for you. Give your brain a workout today and try to unscramble words with the Super Bowl theme.
Jerry's Golf Gems
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 16,470. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Jerry's Golf Gems is the remarkable culmination of Jerry Harmon's lifetime of playing and teaching golf. Over his 30 year career, Jerry Harmon has acquired knowledge that few others ever have. Now it is time to share that knowledge with the golfing public. Jerry's Golf Gems is filled with over 50 priceless gems that cover the long game and the short game.
Nineteenth Century Stars: 2012 Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,520. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
With almost 150 years of baseball history, the stories of many players from before 1900 were long obscured. The Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) first attempted to remedy this in 1989 by publishing a collection of 136 fascinating biographies of talented late-1800s players. Twenty-three years later, "Nineteenth Century Stars" has been updated with revised stats and re-released.
“How to Analyze & Plan Your Business Idea: LOOK BEFORE YOU LEAP”
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » New business enterprises, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
This e-book is a practical guide from a small business management expert on how to perform proper due diligence on any prospective business idea or venture BEFORE the over-investment of money, time, and/or resources.
Opening Fenway Park With Style: The 1912 Champion Red Sox
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 223,220. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
OPENING FENWAY PARK WITH STYLE: The 1912 World Champion Red Sox details the story of a season 100 years ago, the first season played at Fenway Park and the team that went on to win the pennant by a mile and fight to victory in one of the most thrilling World Series ever staged.
Heaven Bound
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
"Heaven Bound" is 9 original Spiritual poems and one short story I wrote that I hope will help uplift your soul. Some of the poems are entitled: "Heaven Bound", "I Believe", "The Answer", "The Shroud", "I Found The Way", "Unconstitutional God", "Everlasting Peace", and "The Last Homecoming".
Red Sox Baseball in the Days of Ike and Elvis: The Red Sox of the 1950s
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 191,700. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
The Red Sox spent most of the 1950s far out of pennant contention, winning just enough games to keep their fans' hopes up for the next season. But there can be little doubt that the club was filled with absorbing and fascinating people, and stories that still resonate in New England and beyond. In this book, members of SABR present biographies of all of these men, 46 in all, with season recaps.