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An Old Timer's Fish Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,600. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
A collection of a native Floridian's anecdotes and stories about fishing.
Mobster Vincent Macri's Murder And Featherweight Boxing Champ Willie Pep
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Vincent Macri was interviewed concerning the 1949 stabbing death of former labor organizer William Lurye. Macri's brother, Benedetto, was indicted for Lurye's murder. He spent a year as a fugitive before he was arrested by New York City Police. Willie Pep was questioned about Vincent Macri's murder as well as the disappearances of four witnesses in the pending trial of mobster Albert Anastasia.
Give Me The Ball
Price: Free! Words: 21,150. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Baseball
Why do some pitchers rise to the occasion and dominate in big games, while others shrivel up under pressure? The key is experience and knowledge with a heavy dose of competitiveness. In this book, players and coaches will learn the mental strategies needed to become the Ace of the pitching staff - the guy who, when the game is on the line, says: Give Me The Ball!
42 Awesome Workout Hacks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,070. Language: American English. Published: December 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
A comprehensive guide to more effective and more efficient bodybuilding, strength and conditioning workouts.
Ray Impelletiere Giant Heavyweight Boxer From Peekskill, New York
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
Former fighter Harry Lenny managed young Ray Impelletiere after his graduation from Peekskill High. Impelletiere scored early wins over aging fighters like Charlie Wepner who he completely dominated. He was somewhat disappointing, however, when matched with veteran fighters of skill. Among these were Tommy Loughran. Ray also outboxed Primo Carnera in the early rounds of a 1935 bout in New York.
Golf: Learn to Play and Have Fun
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Golf: Learn to Play and Have Fun is a clear and complete book on the often confusing and complex game of Golf. The reader will understand and be prepared to choose from the many - sometimes - conflicting details of the game, and incorporate particular and personal concepts into their own game. Playing and understanding Golf is fun and an ongoing task that bewilders and fascinates us all.
The Shot - Yogic Thoughts & Mechanics of Pistol Shooting
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,150. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017 by Voice Verso. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Physical education
The Shot is a first hand account of how Yogic philosophy & thought process finds its cross paths with the shooting mechanism. The Book is written by Vishwamitra Award winner Shri Hari Prakash, that brings out a detailed process of how to control ones own mind and generate immense focus to win the sport of Shooting.
Bob Pastor Jewish Challenger To Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Bob Pastor was a solid fighter who has been rated the second best Jewish heavyweight behind Max Baer. Pastor left NYU to pursue a boxing career. At 25, when he fought Joe Louis for a second time, the fight also pitted Pastor's trainer, Jimmy Johnson, and Louis' promoter Mike Jacobs, as adversaries. A former Madison Square Garden booster, Johnson hoped to diminish Louis' growing marketability.
Individualized Training Strategies For Hardgainers
Price: Free! Words: 23,810. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
In order for a hardgainer to engage in effective training, he must have a way to formulate a training strategy that matches his own physiological characteristics. This is the primary goal of Individualized Training Strategies For Hardgainers, a book that is based on identifying four types of hardgainers and providing individual training strategies for each one.
Kaepernick: An Act for Justice, for Attention, or a Protest of Ignorance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sociology of Sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
"Kaepernick: An Act for Justice, for Attention, or a Protest of Ignorance", is a short book on the protests of Colin Kaepernick that began with the 2016 NFL season. The anthem protests before NFL games have become a subject of great controversy and have divided large portions of the country.
The Runners Philosophy: Rules For Living Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,740. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sociology of Sports
Running, so similar in various ways to living life. This book which is meant to inspire and motivate, will help you see many life lessons that a runner learns on the road, and how they translate to lessons on the road of life. A runner battles fatigue, battles thirst, battles the elements, and most importantly battles themselves, this is life.
The 17 Week Marathon Training Program that Improved My Time from 2:55 to 2:26
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
I was able to cut 29 minutes from the time I ran last year! This should be a great testimony in itself of the effectiveness of the training I went through and I do believe it is going to work for anyone who is interested in improving their marathon times drastically.
Adelgazar en el agua (2ª Edición)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: Spanish. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
El agua es fundamental para nuestra salud y sirve también para adelgazar y tener nuestro cuerpo en forma. Este libro te descubrirá los secretos de las Ciencias Físicas aplicadas al cuerpo humano.
The Longest Mile: Nine Days in the Great Smoky Mountains
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,270. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
For nine days in early May, Ryan Watkins along with two brothers, Jeremy and Chris Jones, backpack the world-famous Appalachian Trail through the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The trio meets a colorful cast of characters while experiencing the most physically demanding and personally rewarding nine days of their lives.
Putting Advice
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 26,540. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
David J. Bodner Sr., also author of GOLF; LEARN TO PLAY AND HAVE FUN provides detailed and yet clear advice and information for golfers. His book PUTTING ADVICE is a revealing and refreshing book helping the reader by providing: helpful knowledge explaining types of putters; and information on the types of strokes effective for particular putters.
A Hiker's Manifesto
Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
A Hiker’s Manifesto is a small eBook about the heart of hiking. It’s a call for hikers and outdoor enthusiasts to fall back in love with and make time for exploring and enjoying the Great Outdoors.
Bradley University Basketball and the 1949-1950 Gambling Scandal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
1949-1950 was a unique year in college basketball. A City College of New York squad won both the NCAA tourney and NIT championships. A team from Peoria, Illinois, the Bradley Braves, was barely beaten out in the final game of the NIT tourney. It was the only time a team has won the NIT and NCAA in the same year. The year after a college commission ruled against teams competing in both events.
Snook Recover After 2010 Cold Snap
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
All in all, snook demonstrate a great comeback for an iconic species with some protection in place, the positive effect of spillover from protection as a fishery management technique, and the importance of protecting diverse habitats to ensure the transition of juveniles to the adult population.
Paved Walks Around Cheshire.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
Written for those who enjoy the beauty of the countryside, with its year round attractions and drama. As many of us don't like crossing muddy fields or livestock filled areas, the book's aim is to keep the walks to an easy 3-5 miles in length, on mud free paths. It is always recommended that appropriate footwear is worn for these walks, though there will be no muddy fields or rough tracks.
Towards the Unknown... And the Return
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Table Tennis, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
Thoughts and reflections on the unknown inherited and the unknown cultural. It is a symbolic journey in sport.