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Their Glorious Summer
Price: Free! Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Set as it was against the backdrop of the 1981 major league players’ strike, the story of the battle for the President’s Cup in Virginia's Valley Baseball League between the New Market Rebels and the Winchester Royals epitomizes that mix of glory and poignancy that produces such passion in those who love the game. An inspiring and easy read at only 7,000 words (14 pages).
Jose Silva Guide to Mental Training for Fitness and Sports: Think and Grow Fit
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,010. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009 by Ed Bernd Jr.. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
(5.00 from 1 review)
Research has shown conclusively that when you practice mentally - at the correct level of mind - you will gain almost as much benefit as when you practice physically. When you combine physical and mental practice, your results are far greater. Now the world's Number One mind training program will show you how. Whether you are a pro, a weekend warrior, of a fitness fanatic, this book is for you.
2 Possess & Bear Arms
Price: Free! Words: 25,690. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
Written by a prominent and respected firearms instructor. Learn about weapon selection, safe handling, storage, transporting, practice and the responsibilities of carrying a self-protection weapon. A must read for anyone preparing to obtain a concealed carry permit. Contains information applicable to all states, with specific information for the state of Missouri.
Brown County, Indiana: A Beautiful Place to Live, Work or Visit
Price: Free! Words: 12,790. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Archery, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
This eBook is ideal for anyone planning to visit Brown County, Indiana -- or anyone who might move here, or start a business here. It puts a treasure trove of info about this area in the palm of your hand, when downloaded to any smartphone or tablet in a wide variety of formats. Lists hundreds of artists, craftspeople, parks, shops, food, lodging, sights, activities and much more!
The Road to Perfection
Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
This story is broken down into two parts. Part I 'The Road to Perfection', takes place literally on the road to Boston. Part II Giving up on Perfection', can be summed up by this quote from my story: "Regret is not the result of failure. It is a consequence of giving up. You will look back forever on what if, but you will one day find comfort in the defeat of giving it your all."
The Successful Treasure Hunter’s Essential Guide
Price: Free! Words: 32,890. 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.
The Big Ones — The World Record Smallmouth Bass of Dale Hollow Lake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,930. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2009 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
From the World Record Smallie caught by D. L. Hayes in 1955, to Paul Beal’s 1986 wonder caught on eight pound test line, this book showcases the history of the 10 Dale Hollow Lake bronze-backs listed in the world record. Shell shows Smallmouth fishing’s past and offers theories about its future. Comments from some of smallmouth’s greats, including Billy Westmorland, Stephen Headrick, more.
Adventures Underwater - 10 watery tales of excitement under the sea to whet your appetite for your own travel adventures
Price: Free! Words: 27,460. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
When Ian Usher put his "life" up for sale on eBay in 2008, he had no idea where life's adventure was going to take him next. Asked many times in interviews, "What will you do once you have sold your life?", his usual glib response was, "Anything I like, really!" This book details some of the amazing underwater adventures found during two years of travel and adventure after the eBay auction.
Martial Arts against Multiple Opponents
Price: Free! Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
This book will explain how to develop an effective approach to defending yourself against multiple attacker situations and also question some of the less effective strategies that are out there in the martial arts world.
The Reality of Pressure Points
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Bruce Everett Miller is experienced in Chinese and Western medical practices and is the chief instructor of the Quan Li K'an style of martial arts. This short eBook discusses Pressure Points and if there is indeed something there that works for self-defense.
Prepping On A Budget
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
Prepping on a Budget is for every prepper out there who feels out of the loop or uncertain about their gear or education because they can't afford "the best". This eBook goes into detail about where you can find cheap, yet reliable, gear. It also goes over how to find FREE education. You don't need to have
The Big German: Dirk Nowitzki's journey to NBA champion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
By being himself and becoming a champion, Dirk Nowitzki rose from 10-time All-Star and 2007 league MVP and being arguably the best European-born player in NBA history to transcendent athlete.
Get Off the Couch with Joan
Series: Get Off the Couch, Book 1. Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ten essays, most were previously published as newspaper columns, chronicling two years of hikes on the North Country Trail by the author. "Young has an easy, breezy way of writing that makes reading both pleasurable and informative." - Big Rapids (MI) Pioneer (txt version not recommended, as the photos are a big part of the experience)
Be Brave, Be Strong: A Journey Across the Great Divide
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 123,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.43 from 7 reviews)
This is an inspiring and often harrowing account of Jill Homer's record-breaking, 2,740-mile mountain bike ride from Canada to Mexico along the Great Divide. The book follows the thrilling adventure, grueling physical challenges, and emotional turmoil of an ordinary person trying to do something extraordinary.
Secrets of the Superhuman Food Pyramid: Lose Fat, Build Muscle & Defy Aging With The World's Healthiest Food Pyramid
Series: Secrets of the Superhuman Food Pyramid, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 24,540. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
The current Food Pyramid Is Wrong. Interestingly, a consistent pattern in food pyramids around the world puts cereals, grains, bread, pasta and other starchy carbohydrates at the base of the food pyramid diet. And good fats from healthy sources are at the top as a "use sparingly" category. This is exactly opposite of what a well-balanced diet should be. Now you can do something about it.
The Boiler Maker
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports
This is a narrative of a dive I did during the lobster season opener 2010.
Training on Empty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,020. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
(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.
Matevo®, invecchiamento e forza questioni risolte
Price: Free! Words: 5,150. Language: Italian. Published: October 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports nutrition
Le capacità di recupero fisico vengono enfatizzate alla massima potenza grazie ad un allenamento davvero essenziale, che riduce al minimo sprechi di risorse e tempo. Non sarà difficile vedere raddoppiare o triplicare il livello di forza anche negli atleti già avanzati. La filosofia del fare tanto con poco di Matevo® è qui esasperata al massimo, grazie al digiuno e dieta fruttariana.
Ballads from an Unlucky Fisherman
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sixteen poems about fishing, from a very unlucky fisherman
Martial Arts: The Truth Behind the Myths! - The Martial Arts and Self Defense Secrets You NEED to Know (Bullshido, Baloney and Bruce Lee!)
Price: Free! Words: 23,080. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
Unlock the secrets of Martial Arts and Self Defense with this entertaining and insightful guide! "A must read for all martial arts practitioners and enthusiasts" - Grab Your Copy Now! - Do you know the best martial art for 'real' street self-defense? - Or how board breaking really works and how you can do it? - Uncover the one self-defense myth that will keep you alive! +more.. Grab Your Copy!