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Backyard Fly Fishing
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
How to find insider information on fly fishing hotspots. Explore, exploit, and enjoy fly fishing opportunities close to home. Fly fish for panfish, bass, and northern pike all within a short drive from your neighborhood.
Climbing Back
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,260. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
My heart is pounding, I try to relax and focus as I sit on a start line of my World Championship race. Years earlier my heart pounded for a very different reason, I was cold, alone and shaking in pain. I wondered if I would survive the night. After falling 200ft hours earlier, I thought my dream of racing internationally would never happen. This inspiring story describes how I climbed back.
Last of the David Teams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sociology of Sports, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Everton Football Club in Liverpool, England, and The Oakland Athletics from Oakland, California, play in different sports some 8,000 apart yet share a special talent for besting wealthier opposition. Oakland is the original Moneyball team; Everton is England's Moneyball story. These modern-day Davids can teach us a lot about playing sports and overcoming Goliaths such as Big Money.
2013 Professional Baseball Umpire Corp. Umpire Manual
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,500. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013 by Professional Baseball Umpire Corp.. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Reference
The PBUC Manual is the definitive resource for all professional umpires. This manual contains the interpretations and clarifications to the Official Baseball Rules, instructions to umpires, rulings and guidelines (including actual plays), policies and practices, and standards of evaluation.
Bike Easy: Top Tips and Expert Advice for the New Cyclist
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,650. Language: British English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Bike Easy is an essential book for new and returning cyclists. It will help you buy the right bike and show you how to get truly comfortable riding it. It covers adults and children's bikes, cycling clothes, maps, lights, locks and luggage. It explains the principles of cycling safely and pleasurably on today's roads and includes topics such as cycle commuting and basic maintenance.
Mystical Miles The 2nd Dimension of Running
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,680. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
Mystical Miles is a book about running and life. The book explores the sweat, chafe, racing and achievement - the 1st dimension of running. It offers insight into most levels of running. The book also explores how blisters and exhaustion can deepen understanding of running, of self, nature and life - the 2nd dimension of running. Running then deepens into a way into the heart and richness of life.
"Lady in the Locker Room": Adventures of a Trailblazing Sports Journalist
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,690. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
New edition! Now in development as a motion picture for CBS Films, this freshly updated 1993 edition takes an intimate look at the life and challenges of a woman covering the superstar-laden Oakland A's during an era when the locker room was not a woman's place. Featured cast includes Jose Canseco, Mark McGwire, Tony La Russa, Dennis Eckersley, Reggie Jackson, Dave Stewart and more.
Correr Por Prazer - Já Correu Hoje?
Price: $6.67 USD. Words: 44,370. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Nunca é tarde para se começar, poderá ter sido o mote para os três autores deste livro se iniciarem na prática da corrida. Paralelamente a este facto, mostraram interesse pelo estudo da modalidade na óptica do corredor de pelotão, decidindo agora passar a livro as suas experiências no que a esta área diz respeito.
Franklin, Oops, Mud & Cupcake: Canoeing the Coppermine, Seal, Anderson & Snowdrift Rivers in Northern Canada
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
Franklin, Oops, Mud & Cupcake is an engaging account of four canoe trips in northern Canada written by outdoor author and adventurer Michael D. Pitt. Michael's intimate writing style brings you "into the canoe" as he and his wife Kathleen discover the strength, challenges and self-reliance that come from absolute isolation. The trips are down the Coppermine, Seal, Anderson and Snowdrift rivers.
A Hunting We Did Go Part 7
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,840. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 25, 2012 by ePrinted Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
Hunting is ingrained in me; as much a part of me as breathing and moving. I learned to love the outdoors and appreciate the skills of being a hunter from my father’s knee. He hunted for survival; that was how he provided meat for his family. When I was four years old, Charlie Pisis, a Cree Indian who was my father’s friend, gave me a bow made out of willow and some arrows.
Two Clowns Cross the Pacific in a Small Boat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
Tells of a sailing journey from San Diego to Australia in a 40 foot sailing boat. Covers Mexico, French Polynesia, Cook Islands, Tonga and Fiji. Also has a chapter on various events "that were too much fun," for the crew. Includes useful detail on various formalities required in the respective ports of call.
Hendu's Story: From Dream To Reality, Part II Youth Hockey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012 by Pentucket Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
How did the kid who was always falling down achieve his dreams of playing college hockey? Dave Hendrickson's cult classic tells it all: part memoir, part roadmap of how to achieve a dream, and part story of a father's love for his son. Hendu's Story follows the little kid with the big heart through all the tough decisions. This selection includes Part II: Youth Hockey.
Teach Someone to Roller Skate - Even Yourself!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Roller & In-Line Skating, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
"Teach Someone to Roller Skate" is a beginning roller skating course for children through adult. By studying my clear text and engaging illustrations, you can teach someone to roller skate - including yourself or your child - with skill and enjoyment. Or, you can build on existing skills. Many of the skills taught are transferrable to beginning inline skating and beginning ice skating.
Comedies Under Sail or Real Races by Real Amateurs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
These yacht races actually happened as unlikely as it may seem. There is nothing educational, serious or worthwhile in these tales but you may get a laugh from them. The first 50% is free so don't blame me if you don't like it!
Vagabond on a Bicycle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
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This second edition of VAGABOND ON A BICYCLE comprises sixteen articles describing my bicycle trips in/on Route 66, the Santa Fe Trail, the Natchez Trace, the Deep South of the United States, New England, Montana to Alaska, Maritime Canada, Washington state to Israel, Northern Europe, Eastern Hungary, South Africa, New Zealand, Tonga, the Cook Islands, and Central Chile.
Going with the Pitch: Adjusting to Baseball, School and Life as a Division I College Athlete (Second Edition)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 201,660. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
This book, a four part chronicle beginning with my freshman year and culminating with senior year, offers an insider’s view into the life of a college athlete. As I share my experiences on the baseball diamond, in the classroom, and up in the dorm room, the entire college baseball experience comes to life in this personal "Road to Omaha".
Философия футбола
Price: $11.00 USD. Words: 17,760. Language: Russian. Published: August 2, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Известный голландский специалист, спортивный директор "Кайрата", на протяжении пяти лет возглавлявший академию "Шахтера", делится своей философией успешного тренера. Все знания для того, чтобы воспитать настоящих чемпионов, - в одной книге! Электронное издание содержит видеопримеры занятий для более эффективного их использования на тренировках. Секреты победителя Узнайте о том, как построить одну
Black and White Army: A Season Supporting Newcastle United
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,270. Language: British English. Published: August 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Black and White Army follows the supporters of Newcastle United through one of the most memorable seasons in recent memory. In addition to chronicling the author's own obsession, the book contains the contributions of hundreds of fans from across the world. This tenth anniversary edition includes new sections to bring the story right up to date for season 2012/13.
Musha Ryu Aikijutsu Okuden Waza-No-Kata Volume 3 Sankyo Waza-No-Kata
Series: Musha Ryu Okuden Waza, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013 by Musha Ryu. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Volume 3 of the Okuden Waza of Musha Ryu Aikijutsu. This collection of techniques includes 32 applications of the Sankyo technique countering the 16 classical attacks. This manual is designed to assist the advanced student of Musha Ryu Aikijutsu in developing their techniques to their full potential.
The 2012 Texas Rangers: A Shutdown Ending
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,260. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The writers from shutdowninning.com have collaborated to provide a complete recap of the 2012 Texas Rangers season. From Spring Training to the Wild Card Playoff game, the early season highs to the late season lows, every important moment is highlighted in this one-of-a-kind production. As George Santayana said, "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it."