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The Totally Biased Guide to Southern College Football
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,490. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
'The Totally Biased Guide to Southern College Football' has all the info you need to mock and embarrass your arch-rival's football team and school. 18 Southern football teams from the SEC, ACC, and even two Texas schools are broken down and ripped apart in this satirical look at the greatest game/religion/passion of the South.
Snowshoes and Shipton: Climbing Muztag Ata in the Chinese Pamirs
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 3. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 26,290. Language: British English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
The great mountain explorer Eric Shipton failed to reach the summit of Muztag Ata, vomited from exhaustion on the way down and arrived back with frostbite. Undeterred by Shipton's failure, Mark Horrell thought he'd have a go at the mountain himself. Despite its gentle appearance, it reaches an impressive height of 7546m, higher than he'd ever climbed before. This is the diary of his adventure.
A Duffer's Observations and Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,890. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
This book is about how a duffer views the game with his observations, plus eleven short stories with a golf theme. These short stories are about diverse characters. There's a leprechaun who appears in two stories, the usual bad golfer, the unlucky pro golfer, a golfer killed, a golf course with a curse, the pro golfer who became a monk, two stories about golf in the future, and more.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Marine Safety Manual Volume One, Marine Safety Program, Environmental Response, Commercial Vessel Safety, Boating Safety
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,530. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Part of our value-added professional format series of U.S. military manuals, this U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) manual covers the basics of the marine safety program including boating safety, commercial vessel safety, environmental response, and more.
Help! They're All Out to Get Me! The Motorcyclists Guide to Surviving the Everyday World.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,580. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling
Instructional "How To" Safety book for Motorcyclists. As useful for returning riders as for new comers to the sport as well as seasoned vets who want to refresh a few things.
Fantasy Football for Smart People: Lessons from RotoAcademy (Volume 1.0)
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,660. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
RotoAcademy is the world's first fantasy football training school. I founded RotoAcademy to bridge the gap between the average fantasy football player and the game's elite. Whether you want to dominate your fantasy football draft or gain an in-season edge, Lessons from RotoAcademy (Volume 1.0) will show you how to approach the game more analytically to become a true long-term winner.
Musha Ryu Aikijutsu
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 36,070. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The complete Musha Ryu Aikijutsu manual including the core teachings of the art. The principles, concepts, techniques, and kata of this system are presented in written descriptions along with hundreds of photographs to aide in understanding of this art form.
The Paper Tigers
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 287,640. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The Paper Tigers is the "Hell's Kitchen" of martial arts. It peers into the deepest corners of martial adeptness with microscopic precision in a gallant effort to expose many fraudulent practitioners and counterfeit claims.
Golf Wisdom From Under The Hat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,270. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
"Golf Wisdom From Under The Hat" is a humorous, but informative, look at the great game of golf (except when it sucks...)! Written by a retired Navy nuclear submarine officer and first time author - Reed Popovich - it includes instruction, anecdotes, funny stories, jokes and clever illustrations. If you are a "regular golfer" - as most of us are - you will really like this book. Enjoy!
The Indianapolis 500 - Volume Three: Watson’s Wonders (1959 – 1962)
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Series: The Indianapolis 500 - A History, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,860. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Volume Three: Watson's Wonders (1959 – 1962) tells the story of the how the racing creations of A.J. Watson came to dominate this era at the Speedway, to then be challenged by the rear engine creations of the Coopers and Mickey Thompson. Each year features an epic "500", with Speedway legends Jim Rathmann, A.J. Foyt and Rodger Ward (twice) the victors.
Correr Por Prazer - Já Correu Hoje?
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Price: $6.67 USD. Words: 44,370. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: 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.
The Rifle Rules
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Price: $11.95 USD. Words: 29,590. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
Magic for the Ultimate Rifleman: A new, cost-free way to practice. This book converts you and your rifle into a long distance influence, more accurate, and more powerful than any other. Not literary. Not complicated.
Fantasy Football for Smart People: How Fantasy Football Pros Game Plan to Win
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,160. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
"Fantasy Football for Smart People: How Fantasy Football Pros Game Plan to Win is a comprehensive look into the methods, numbers, and information utilized by the top fantasy football players in the world. Based upon a scientific approach to fantasy football, the book will take you through how fantasy football’s pros—those truly profiting big bucks from the game—take home fantasy championships.
Behind Bars
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,220. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
A collection of 14 articles by mountain bike journalist Mike Davis, all originally published in influential MTB magazine Privateer between 2009 and 2013. The articles include interviews with numerous influential bike designers, builders and riders -- Greg Herbold, John Tomac, Keith Bontrager, Mike Augspurger, Rob Vandermark, Jeff Jones and many more.
The View From The Top Of Japan: My 2-Decade-Long Quest To Scale The Nation’s 25 Highest Peaks
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Within 4 months of arriving in Japan over 21 years ago, Gary J. Wolff was standing atop Fuji-san, the nation’s highest peak. During the next 2 decades, Gary climbed all of the 29 highest mountains in Japan and 38 of the tallest 50. In this eBook, Gary shares details about Japan’s highest mountains including pics, maps, trail descriptions, and other info based upon his many exciting climbing trips.
Game-Day Goddess: Learning Baseball's Lingo
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,750. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
"Game-Day Goddess: Learning Baseball's Lingo" documents the action you'll see on television or hear on the radio, or in the stands, and the essentials of the game. A handy reference covering the most important phrases and words used in today's game at the pro and college level, this concise dictionary features simple entries.
The Funniest People in Sports, Volume 2: 250 Anecdotes
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Series: The Funniest People in Sports, Book 2. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 26,540. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
A sample: When future NFL player Pat Tillman was attending Arizona State, his coach, Bruce Snyder, planned to redshirt him, thus keeping him eligible to play college football for an additional year. Mr. Tillman told him, “You can do whatever you want with me, but in four years I’m gone. I’ve got things to do with my life.”
A Philosopher and A Firefighter Go Up A Hill
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Price: $5.55 USD. Words: 57,770. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
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A father-and-son memoir about a bookworm and a firefighter, a creature of contemplation and one of locomotion, the recollections of a child's journey from infancy to just before his wedding day set against an increasingly treacherous mountain climb. The theme is timeless: What's left for a father to tell and to give his son when that son has already become his own man?
Black and White Army: A Season Supporting Newcastle United
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,270. Language: British English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: 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.
Under The Endless Sky. A Thousand Days Of Sea, Adventure, And Freedom: Around The World On A Sailboat.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,720. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
A true story that reads like a novel. A man and a woman leave a normal lifestyle of home and office, similar to that of millions of others, and set off to sail around the world. They uncover distant lands, forgotten archipelagos, emotions, fears, and incredible landing places. Large and small adventures, compellingly told in simple language that will captivate right up to the final page.