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Big Balls! World Cup Nations
By Chris Whitfield
Price: Free! Words: 114,420. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
BIG BALLS! World Cup Nations is a collection of informative and irreverent football histories of the thirty-two countries represented at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. If you like football, you will love this book. It is BIG and is complete and utter BALLS!
Crossing Europe Northeast To Southwest By Bicyle.
By Tomas Carlsson
Price: Free! Words: 60,230. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
A travelogue of my bicycle tour across Europe in 2013. I crossed Europe northeast to southwest.
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By P J G Robbins
Price: Free! Words: 50,610. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
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.
4 Minutes Of Time Added On Vol.1 - rjb81media Football Blog 2012
By Richard Brook
Price: Free! Words: 54,880. Language: British English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A review of 2012 in, predominantly English, football as it appeared to Richard Brook, of 4 Minutes Of Time Added On the football blog from rjb81media.
Chasing the Dragon: Running to Get High
By Mark Matthews
Price: Free! Words: 50,470. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
The Runner's High. It is not a myth, it is not illegal, but it may be addictive. Chasing the Dragon: Running to Get High is a collection of diatribes, training tips, and off-color wisdom, all processing the running life and getting the biggest highs and excitement from your runs. *"Mark Matthews is one of the best runner/writers working today." -Jennifer Graham, "Honey, Do You Need a Ride"*
Shalom, Israel!
By Jim Hendrickson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,320. Language: American English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(3.00 from 1 review)
Shalom, Israel! is a narrative of my 5½-month bicycle journey from Bellingham, Washington state to Israel aboard a custom-made, long-wheeled-based recumbent. In this book you’ll learn about the many adventures and misadventures I experienced on this 7,000-mile trip through eleven U.S. states and eight countries. I’ve also included a list of equipment that I took on the journey.
From Flat Cap to Bronx Hat
By Terry Wills
Price: Free! Words: 59,550. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
In the first parts of his autobiography, veteran West Bromwich Albion supporter Terry Wills remembers the peaks and troughs of supporting the club between 1940 and 1968. His experiences include the dangers of watching football during National Service, the downside of a 16 hour queue for tickets and the incomparable joy of two Wembley trips.
Vagabond on a Bicycle
By Jim Hendrickson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,670. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Vagabond on a Bicycle comprises 16 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.
Tired of I.T! - How I learned to stop worrying and love the bicycle
By Dave Conroy
You set the price! Words: 86,000. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Spend every waking minute staring at a computer screen. Throw in some self destructive habits. Stir. Repeat. This weekly routine nearly killed him. In a moment of insanity (clarity?), Dave Conroy quit his computer job, sold his belongings and, buying a bicycle, set forth around the world. He hadn't been on a bike in nearly 20 years but you never forget, right?
FodBoldøje - en rejse i fodboldens univers
By Lasse Sørensen
Price: Free! Words: 68,760. Language: Danish. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Fodbold i Afrikas slumghettoer, lokalderby i Rio og fanoprør i de lavere engelske fodboldrækker. "FodBoldøje" beskriver de følelser, fodbolden påfører mennesker i alle aldre og alle kulturer. Bogen er en personlig rejseskildring i fodboldens mangeartede univers. Ti lande, elleve historier om mennesker og deres største lidenskab. Om politik, historie, kultur, men mest af alt - om fodbold.
"How America Can Bike and Grow Rich, the National Bicycle Greenway in Action"
By Martin Krieg
Price: Free! Words: 111,640. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
As I work to actualize the Greenway I envisioned in 1994 in “Awake Again”, this book is set against the national Mayor's Rides we have run since my true comeback story became a book. In this sequel, from the Eagle HiWheel, I show the fun work I have been doing to make the NBG real, the actual Route and what it’s like to ride on it as we celebrate the 16 major cities it passes through.
The World's Top MMA Fighters: Over 450 Fighter Profiles and Analysis
By DC Ross
You set the price! Words: 267,430. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
"The World's Top MMA Fighters" is the most in-depth book ever written in MMA history with over 900 pages of content dedicated to MMA's biggest stars. Over 450 fighters from the UFC, Strikeforce, Bellator, and the independent circuit are profiled with analysis. "The World's Top MMA Fighters" is quite simply the one and only essential guide for today's MMA world. Pick up your copy today.
The Indianapolis 500, a History - Volume One: Resurrection and Blue Crowns
By Brian G. Boettcher
Series: The Indianapolis 500 - A History, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 50,630. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Free offering by new author. First of five volumes examining the history of the Indianapolis 500 from 1946 to 1969. Volume One: Resurrection and Blue Crowns includes the story of the Speedway’s catastrophic opening, its 1945 sale to Tony Hulman, and each race from 1946 through 1953, examining events and people who shaped the “Greatest Spectacle in Racing" and its legend.
Football Metaphysics for Enlightened Degenerates
By Raven Mack
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,200. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 1 review)
Football Metaphysics for Enlightened Degenerates is not just a preview of the 2012 NFL season in original Armchair Linebacker fashion, but also a psychic scraping at each NFL team, breaking them all down into organic compounds. You will laugh deep laughs, you will learn deep truths, and you will understand football at a higher level than before. I promise you all of that.
Game Plan: A Radical Approach to Decision Making in the National Football League
By Frank DuPont
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Game Plan is the ultimate book for the thinking football fan. The book tackles the issue of decision making and strategy in the NFL from the viewpoint of a true contrarian. No NFL tradition is sacred in this look at why so many NFL teams have such a difficult time making good decisions. More importantly, Game Plan offers a radical solution that can make almost any team better.
Bushwhack: A Serial Story of Off-Trail Hiking & Camping in the Pacific Northwest Wilderness
By Gerald M. Chicalo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,360. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Three women, six men, and one dog, set out on a good-intentioned, multi-day, off-trail hiking adventure. Laughing, joking, even flirting with each other, it all starts out so well. Until... well, you'll have to read it to find out. To experience this book as intended, as a serial story, please read only one chapter per day, if you can resist the temptation.
The Totally Biased Guide to Southern College Football
By Pete Davis
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.
WHAT IT MEANS TO BE MEANS TO BE A TROJAN: PETE CARROLL AND SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA'S GREATEST PLAYERS
By Steven Travers
Series: USC TROJANS, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 119,760. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Interviews with Trojan legends.
THE 1969 MIRACLE METS: THE IMPROBABLE STORY OF THE WORLD’S GREATEST UNDERDOG TEAM
By Steven Travers
Series: BASEBALL, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 225,240. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The 1969 "miracle Mets."
PIGSKIN WARRIORS: COLLEGE FOOTBALL'S GREATEST TRADITIONS, GAMES AND PLAYERS
By Steven Travers
Series: USC TROJANS, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 335,250. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
History of college football.