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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.
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.
Ballads from an Unlucky Fisherman
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. 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
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.
Waterfalls & Lava Floes
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(5.00 from 1 review)
Warning - going further is not recommended! Do not approach the volcano! But we could see a steaming cloud up ahead, promising views of molten lava. We looked right and noticed sulfuric fumes billowing up, bringing back warnings of “don’t get surrounded by lava”. As I looked left, I heard a yelp of surprise. Looking back – and then down – I found Paul hip-deep in pumice.
Lakeland Hunting Memories - Volume One
Series: Lakeland Hunting Memories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting, Nonfiction » History » European
Recollections of Lakeland hunting in the '50s and '60s. This first volume is an introduction to further, larger volumes which will be compiled from the popular web site Lakeland Hunting Memories established three years ago by Ron Black and Wendy Fraser. Here are some pages that are soon to be archived.
The Tao of Tennis
You set the price! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis
(5.00 from 1 review)
The classic Tao Te Ching adapted for life on the tennis court. Ancient Eastern wisdom as the basis for practical advice to play and coach your best. Written by a professional tennis instructor with a degree in philosophy and English. Play your best tennis, live your best life! ** Recommended by legendary tennis guru Allen Fox, and by eminent professor of Chinese philosophy Roger T. Ames. **
A True Maverick: Mark Cuban's path to the NBA championship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Eight Dallas journalists capture Mark Cuban's development from a broke kid just arriving in town to a sophisticated team owner in this short collection of stories and essays from The Dallas Morning News.
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Price: Free! Words: 50,610. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Charting my journey from non-runner to ultra-runner, this book follows my training from the first tentative steps, through my first marathon attempt, to a blow by blow account of the crushing lows and soaring highs of the Marathon des Sables. This memoir is an expression and an explanation of my love affair with running.
How to Bike America, the Psychology Needed for any Large Undertaking
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,550. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
If the undertaking you have before you is a large one, this book is for you! It will help to expand the size of your thinking and establish you in the place where all big accomplishment first occurs, the mind. Reading this book or just select chapters from it will vicariously build for you the mindset needed to pedal long distances on a bike...
Texas High School Football: 15 Amazing Moments
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Texas high school football is full of amazing plays and dramatic moments that come at a pivotal point in athlete's lives. Dallas Morning News columnist Matt Wixon recounts clutch performances in big games and life-changing inspiration in ordinary games.
多伦多脸谱:胡同里的异国风情(关于小意大利,小波兰,韩国街和小印度等的图版中文旅游文字)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 970. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
这些万花筒般的肤色组成了世界上独一无二的绚丽的多伦多多元文化场景。各族裔集聚生活工作所形成的街区是此间最有趣味的。这些胡同里的异国风情更是多伦多宝贵的旅游资源。本书是作者有关主题文章的合集,对这些街区的历史,景点和特色做了详细介绍,可以作为小意大利,小波兰,韩国街和小印度等14个族裔街区旅游的资料。这些文章除一篇外,均在正式报刊发表过,并且是同一主题的华文首发文章。作者为多伦多华文旅游写手,文章在多家华文报刊专栏发表,深受读者喜欢,并广为北美和中国众多网站全文转载或摘编。因电子书篇幅限制,唐人街部分另行结集。
The Graduate
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
"The Graduate" is a short story about a retired fighter pilot who, at 74, went back to college, Cowboy College, that is.
Celestial Navigation for the Complete Idiot - A Simple Explanation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,310. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
At last - a plain English explanation of a valuable navigation procedure, without complicated diagrams, astronomy, or strange scientific words. Reading this book is guaranteed to raise your level from ‘Idiot’ up to being merely ‘Navigationally Challenged,’ and will also suggest how to further elevate your status to that of Competent Navigator. This book won a 2011 Global eBook Award.
Running Form Drills
Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Running Form Drills continues Brian Martin's examination of good running technique. This book explains how to practice running form drills and gives unique insights into how each drill can help you recognize and learn good running form. Put simply you can use Running Form Drills to help you learn how to run. Free online video resources complete a handy toolkit for any runner. Approx 12,000 words.
3: Something to Marathon
Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
A hilarious story of an individuals quest to become a marathon runner. Through trial and error, and process of elimination, the author finally get's it right! Best of all it's a true story. It's complete with training tips and resources that should help make your marathon or half marathon training experience enjoyable.
Backcountry Trail Pics
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the past ten years, I've seen some really great scenery in the backcountry of the national parks and wilderness areas in the western United States. This book is meant to be a "quick read" in that it should only take 10-15 minutes to view, but I hope these pictures last alot longer than that in your mind. You might also want to keep it handy to review when you get sick and tired of the office.
2015 Longhorn Football Prospectus: Thinking Texas Football
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,990. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
(5.00 from 18 reviews)
This 2015 Texas football preview is a season companion, reference guide, and resource for the entire football season. Our goal is to present a rational, entertaining assessment of Longhorn Football, Texas opponents, and the Big 12 Conference, while imparting a more comprehensive and deeper understanding of the game, so that you can enjoy game day, and our Longhorns, all the more. Hook 'em
Knowledge For The Outdoors
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 84,910. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
This is a sample only. For more information visit www.knowledgefortheoutdoors.com An encyclopedia of outdoor skills and primitive technology. A step by step instruction manual. Skills ranging from surviving the unexpected night out, to extended treks. Detailed illustrations.
SoccerROM Coaching Series: Winning Coaching Methods
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,340. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This book teaches the "art" of coaching to soccer coaches of all experience levels. By examining five main themes--team management, player psychology, training methods, game coaching, and match analysis--you can master the instructional methods that separate great coaches from the rest. If you are looking to do more than just "run drills", this book will show you how to be a more effective coach.