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Iron Desire: The Legacy Of Notre Dame Football Coach Frank Leahy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,790. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
In the world of football, Frank Leahy was as important as Beethoven to music, Shakespeare to dramatic poetry, Michelangelo to sculpture. The life story of Notre Dame football coach, Frank Leahy, is one of fiery inspiration, humor, and unwavering determination. Leahy's philosophy and antics, both on and off the field, illustrate a model for greatness and the fantastic stuff of legends.
She Was Once a Runner
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,840. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
“She Was Once a Runner” gives an honest account of a female long distance runner on a Division I college scholarship and the resultant pressure cooker in which she lives. The memoir explores the physical and psychological effects of the Female Athlete Triad on a nineteen year old girl struggling to find her identity amidst a toxic team environment and discouraging parents.
Defensive Pistol
Price: Free! Words: 31,500. Language: American English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A companion to my NRA Defensive Pistol course. This book covers the modern techinque of the pistol and tactics for self-defense.
2017 Longhorn Football Prospectus: Thinking Texas Football
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,900. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
The definitive 2017 Texas Longhorns Football Preview and Big 12 Guide. Includes comprehensive personnel breakdowns, opponent previews, coaching profiles and think pieces to equip Longhorn, Big 12 conference and college football fans with the smartest, most entertaining analysis in college football today.
2016 Longhorn Football Prospectus: Thinking Texas Football
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,770. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The definitive 2016 Texas Longhorns Football Preview and Big 12 Guide. Includes comprehensive personnel breakdowns, opponent previews, coaching profiles and think pieces to equip Longhorn, Big 12 conference and college football fans with the smartest, most entertaining analysis in college football today.
100 Fly Fishing Tips, Tricks and Techniques
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,050. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Over one hundred useful and thought provoking ways of improving the way your rig your fly fishing gear. Information on sharpening hooks, modifying tackle and fly lines and much more. Mostly learned in the crucible of high end competative fly fishing. Filled with useful tips for beginner and expert alike and illustrated with dozens of clear diagrams and graphics
The Kobe Code: Eight Principles For Success -- An Insider's Look into Los Angeles Laker Kobe Bryant's Warrior Life & the Code He Lives By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,220. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Strength & Honor. A code that Kobe Bryant seems to live by. This inspiring & practical guide takes a unique spin on the traditional unauthorized biography by providing insight into how Kobe approaches his life, on & off the court. Also, by highlighting Eight Principles For Success pulled from various stages in his life, this book allows you to potentially apply these practices to your own life.
Elk Hunters Don't Cry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,030. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2009 by Elk Mountain Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
20 humorous, poignant, and sometimes absurd adventures of a Pacific Northwest sportsman.
Tall Tree Chronicles, Rip-roaring Outdoor Escapades
Series: Tall Tree Chronicles, Rip-roaring Outdoor Escapades, Volume 1. Price: Free! Words: 35,160. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
(4.00 from 1 review)
Little did I realize the totally unanticipated consequences of swaying in a forest breeze untold hours alone with nothing to do but wait. Every pre-dawn morning, a new bone chilling adventure and a joyous heartwarming cerebral journey awaited me as I climbed high into the forest canopy for another thrilling outdoor session. Come along with me now, and chuckle together about the fun times.
Nine Dog Winter
Series: Yukon books by Bruce Batchelor. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,010. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2010 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports
Nine Dog Winter by Bruce T. Batchelor is a true story, about two young Canadians who recruit nine mismatched huskies, and head out to live in a log cabin and go camping in the Yukon as the temperature plunges to Sixty-Eight Below. Follow this 1980-'81 winter adventure of a young couple intent on recreating the classic Yukon pioneer lifestyle. Includes hundreds of tips from natives and trappers.
You Can Afford To Be A Pilot
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,210. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The purpose of this book is not to teach ground school or flight training, but is intended to teach the reader how to shop for these services and, once purchased, how to keep them affordable, efficient and useful. Certifed FAA Instructor Timothy O’Connor uses his twenty years of experience with technical subjects and adult training to bring flying to people on a middle-income budget.
Möten med Internet Generationen
Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Andra Boken. Price: Free! Words: 100,130. Language: Swedish. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
En sak som konfunderat mig under de år jag rest är att den unga generationen skiljer sig så enormt från tidigare generationer. Jag hade träffat dem vid flera tillfällen och jag har en son som föddes 1991 vars uppväxt jag följt på nära håll. Varför denna otroliga skillnad? Kunde det vara Internet, och i så fall, varför? Vad är det som gör att vi har en generation som har så hög empatiförmåga?
Arctic Glass: Six Years of Adventure Stories from Alaska and Beyond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,510. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
"Arctic Glass: Six Years of Adventure Stories from Alaska and Beyond" is an anthology of thirty-three adventure stories spanning more than six years and places ranging from the frozen Alaska wilderness to the Himalayas of Nepal. Endurance racing, cycling, and self-actualization amid stunning outdoor landscapes are common themes in these compelling vignettes about "The Adventure of Life."
Frank Sawyer's Nymphing Secrets
You set the price! Words: 23,400. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Frank Sawyer earned worldwide acclaim for his books ‘Keeper of the Stream’ and ‘Nymphs and the Trout’ He is probably most widely remembered as the inventor of the Pheasant Tail Nymph. Frank continued to write on the techniques of nymph fishing long after ‘Nymphs and the Trout'. This book is a collection of these articles.
Sea Angling And Fish
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 27,050. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2010 by Wilmots. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
In ‘Sea Angling And Fish’ there is all the information needed to ensure you can successfully tackle productive sea angling, both from the shore and from boats. The tackle, the bait and which species you can catch are all included in an easy to follow way. Well illustrated and with lots of great fish cooking recipies.
Risk to Gain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,080. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever dreamed of sailing around the world? If so, it probably wasn’t like this - stomach-churning storms, frustrating calms, broken gear, shattered hopes and stunning victories. Risk to Gain is the story of the men and women aboard two boats sailing around the world in the classic Whitbread Race. Travel with them on their voyage and gain a unique insight into their inspirational journey.
Paddle Beads
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,400. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2010 by Graybooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ross McIntyre and his wife Jean spent 40 years together paddling the great wilderness rivers of North America. Paddle Beads is Ross’s inspirational and moving memoir of those trips and the resultant lifetime journey they took together.
Putt like a tour professional
Price: Free! Words: 39,380. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Putt like a tour professional is a serious golf instruction book written for golfers of all abilities. Ever wonder how Tiger Woods was able to sink all those pressure putts to win all those major tournaments? Find out how to do that here! Jack Nicklaus had the best mind to succeed at putting that the golf world has ever seen. Find out the secrets to his success in this book.
From Gudgeon To Carp
Price: $5.29 USD. Words: 48,450. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
From gudgeon to carp is the story of an angler and his fishing life so far, plus all of the adventures along the way. It describes his progression from catching small fish on the canal as a young boy, through many different species of fish, and larger and yet larger quarry. But all these different fish lead on to the ultimate prize - Carp.
National Title: The Unlikely Tale of the NAIB Tournament
You set the price! Words: 50,470. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
“National Title: The Unlikely Tale of the NAIB Tournament” is an archeological dig through the history of collegiate athletics. It details the origins of America's oldest collegiate national championship and the foundation of character-driven athletics. The NAIB (NAIA), began by Emil Liston and Dr. James Naismith, surpassed the NCAA in membership in just 10 years, and smashed color barriers.