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Steel and Grace: Sheffield's Olympic Track and Field Medallists
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 180,260. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
Offering a unique insight, and drawing on extensive archives, Steel and Grace: Sheffield's Olympic Track and Field Medallists examines the athletes of 'Steel City' and their contributions to the Olympic Games over more than a century.
Blood, Sweat & Gears. The Story of the Gray Ghost and the Junkyard Firebird
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,170. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
In 1971, could a little group of unknown automotive engineers independently design and build a race car from an old 1964 Pontiac sedan and really compete against professional, factory-backed racing teams? These guys did it, winning the hearts of fans and the press who dubbed their car “The Gray Ghost.” In 1972 they did it again, starting with a wrecked Firebird, and shocked the racing world.
Beyond The Horizon: A Guide To Snowshoeing Historic Sites in Northern Colorado
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,480. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
The sport of snowshoeing can provide for a physical workout that can appeal to the young and old, the novice and the seasoned physical fitness advocate. Add information about the history of the place visited and the experience takes on a new dimension of meaning of appreciation, along with memories that will last for a long time.
The Successful Treasure Hunter’s Essential Guide
Price: Free! Words: 32,530. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History, Nonfiction » History » History of things
With over 40 years experience in the hobby of metal detecting or treasure hunting, David Villanueva tackles the major problems metal detectorists face. Obtaining search permission; research and finding sites; laws and code of practice; choosing a metal detector and overcoming detector limitations; identifying and preserving finds, coping with buried trash and techniques for locating finds.
Metal Detecting Made Easy: A Guide for Beginners and Reference for All
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,030. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Silver, gold, & other metals
Metal detecting is a great hobby almost anyone can enjoy, with the real possibility that you can change history, or even your life, forever. However, you are unlikely to make great finds instantly with a metal detector - you need to know a few things first. The purpose of this manual is to show you what equipment you need, how and where to use it and how to overcome the obstacles. And much more...
One Last Thing: The Untold History Of The Martial Arts Philosophy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,030. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
“This is the history of the Martial Arts - and our own ever-evolving mash-up culture as you've never seen it before!” Imagine being able to travel back in time, to collect the greatest fighters and writers of history and bring them back to the present so they could tell us: ONE LAST THING. Well, that's just what happened...
Krav Maga Self Defense Explained
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
Information-packed ebook reveals the truths and facts about the Krav Maga Self Defense, Fighting and Fitness system. Discover why traditional martial arts masters and mixed martial arts legends recommend Krav Maga as the ultimate street fighting and defensive tactics system for men, women and children of all ages, sizes and physical abilities.
Great Delaware Sports Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,210. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History, Nonfiction » History » American
What's your Delaware sports IQ? That's the question Delawareans are asking each other with the publication of the book, THE GREAT DELAWARE SPORTS BOOK. THE GREAT DELAWARE SPORTS BOOK is the only book ever devoted the sporting heritage in the First State.
51 Questions for the Diehard Fan: SEC Football
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,960. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
This eBook includes all 14 SEC titles in the 51 QUESTIONS FOR THE DIEHARD FAN trivia series: Alabama, Arkansas, Auburn, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, LSU, Mississippi State, Missouri, Ole Miss, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas A&M, and Vanderbilt. In total there are 714 trivia questions dedicated to SEC football—51 for each team.
Ranger Up Presents Mixed Martial Arts IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom (Volume II)
Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,000. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
Fast, furious, unforgiving - 25 fights, 250 questions. The follow-up to Mixed Martial Arts IQ (Volume I) has the biggest events, craziest stories, the fighters you love, the fighters you love to hate, and more. Accept the challenge.
Florida Gators IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom
Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 33,280. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
Think you know Gators football? Think you have mad-trivia skills when it comes to Urban Meyer, Tim Tebow, or Brandon Spikes? Think you've got the Steve Spurrier, Danny Wuerffel, or Emmitt Smith questions in the bag? Think again. It's time to find out how smart you really are about the Gators.
More Than a Tug of War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,610. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
In the fall of 1999, forty freshmen at Hope College took part in the Pull, a tradition with over a century of history that began as a tug-of-war but has become much more. They find themselves pushed to their limits until they discover within themselves the limitless strength of the human spirit. This true story chronicles the 03 Pull Team as they learn for themselves what the Pull is all about.
A Devilish Pastime: A History of Football in all its Forms
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 156,560. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Where did football come from? How did it get to be so popular? And why can't we, across the English-speaking world, even agree on what the word 'football' means? This book looks at how the modern sports of soccer, rugby, American/Canadian football, Gaelic football and Australian Rules evolved from games played in the distant past.
What is Sport? 101 Questions People Ask About Sport Athletes and Sports– and for which You've Gotta Have Answers!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,520. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
Welcome to the world of sports! If you ever had questions about sports, sportsmen, athletes, competitions…here you will find the answer. From the Olympics to cricket, from squash to golf, from basketball to pelota, you will find everything here: events, legends, dates and personalities. These questions give the answer to whom, when, where, why or better said: the answer to everything.