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101 USEFUL BITS OF ADVICE FOR THE (PAGAN) FESTIVAL CAMPER
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 62,270. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2021. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills, Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers
This is actually vol 8 of my 101 Hints series but this one is focused on how to Festival camp easily, safely and in comfort. Festival camping is to Glamping as Glamping is to backpacking. It is comfortable, relaxing and made for you to show off your skills as you build the perfect campsite that makes everyone else jealous. The hints range from what to bring to how to act and will help the novice.
Ju Jutsu Fundamentals:
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,500. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2021. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Mood Disorders
Ju jutsu student who's keen to know more? Here's the manual for you. Launz Burch is an Australian martial arts teacher and practitioner who has been honing his craft for over thirty years. Ju Jutsu Fundamentals: Terms and Techniques, is compiled as an aid to students of defensive-style and modern ju jutsu systems. This book offers simple descriptions and information on a range of basic techniques.
Trig Points: On the Track of the Permanent Fell-Walk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,500. Language: British English. Published: November 4, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Completing the Points trilogy, Trig Points sees Mick Harney's further exploration of the fells, revealing more of their physical character and the nature of his personal interactions with them.
The 36 Chambers of Shaolin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,000. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Buddhism
The book reveals the ancient secret of the 36 Chambers of Shaolin. The elements and chakras are explained. The book specifies the knowledge of the colors and all levels of Dan. The Mantras of Buddhist martial arts are given with meaning. We also teach meditation and the oaths of the martial artist. The book is for all those who wish to know martial arts and become a Buddha living in Nirvana.
Being Humans for Horses
You set the price! Words: 88,170. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Self-realization
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We know so much about horses but have such little understanding of the horse. Understanding the horse’s nature allows us to pursue choice rather than control, connection instead of coercion. This is a reality that I now experience with my own horses. A path to the horse is open to all of us. Simply discover the power of being with horses. Is it not time to be fully human … for them, for ourselves?
Cold Beer Here: My Summer as a Ballpark Beer Vendor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,880. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
After years of being a Toronto Blue Jays fan, frustrated by the increasing cost and scaled-back benefits of being a season ticket holder, in 2018 I decided to apply for a job at the stadium. This is the story of a summer spent avoiding the cost of baseball season tickets, instead using a stadium job as an excuse to gain access to games for free.
Philly by the Numbers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,440. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports statistics
Philly by the Numbers is a look at the greatest Philly sports icons of the last 50 years to wear each jersey number from 00-99. This fun and highly entertaining book features nearly 300 bios of your favorite Philly sports legends, and is packed full with anecdotes, fun facts, obscure stories, tidbits, nicknames, team pages, Philly Phirsts, record-breakers, award winners, and so much more!
Scotland's Gift, Golf: Reminiscences by Charles Blair Macdonald
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,160. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2020 by Coventry House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
"Scotland’s Gift, Golf" is a masterpiece of early golf literature, written by the Father of American Golf Course Architecture, C.B. Macdonald. Considered by historians to be the most important book ever written on early American golf, this book details the birth of golf in the United States in the late nineteenth century and the formation of the U.S.G.A. in 1894.
The Politics Of Sports Business 2019
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,500. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2019. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
The “Politics of Sports Business 2019", There are 365 commentaries and all of them are derived from one central thought. How sports operates with three absolute needs to be successful. Government backing. Money from television. Corporate support. It really does not matter if a sport is headquartered in the United States or in Switzerland. The 365 essays reflect that thinking.
Pedal Pushers Coast-to-Coast
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,080. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Pedal Pushers Coast-to-Coast chronicles a transcontinental cycling adventure marked by challenge, resilience, and hope, and illustrates the outpouring of kindness and generosity from strangers across the continent.
Chipping and Pitching
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 51,650. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
"Chipping and Pitching" by David J. Bodner Sr. is a golfer's book. It supplies detailed knowledge surrounding two of golf's most important shots: The Chip and The Pitch. These shots, often referred to the "money shots" are clearly explained by David in a clear and correct detail, so the golfer can smartly choose and perform a correct and confident pitch or chip to an uninviting pin placement.
Baseball; the Last Great American Pastime
Price: Free! Words: 65,370. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
A consolidated history of the game and its parallels with America as a whole, intended for those new to the game who'd like to know how it got that way and the casual fan who watches 20-30 games per year.
An Audience With Alan Hudson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 133,830. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2019 by Kaleidoscope. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
Alan Hudson was a players player, a fans player and an artist. A man with all the gifts! He was the quintessential cockney rebel and had style, charisma and flamboyance not only on the pitch but off the pitch as well. The original rebellious Kings Road kid burst onto the football scene at a time that London was truly swinging, and comparisons were obviously made with the irresistible George Best
Misplaced in Europe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,040. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
This book chronicles my adventures on an 80-foot yacht cruising around the Italian coast, while I work as a "hostess" for a couple of elitist Monegasques. It includes local recipes, snap-shots of the colourful characters I meet, interesting historic facts and amusing work-related incidents. I aim to expose the funny, poignant and sometimes sinister adventures of a path less well travelled.
"Extraordinary Performances In Sports And Life-- The Numbers That Influence Them"
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,240. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
This was a Very Difficult book for me to write. I researched an enormous amount of information. The information crossed a number of different disciplines. Additionally, the data did not fit comfortably into one book genre. What I present to you is NOT Numerology-- Yet Numerology is relevant. I make references to Astrology-- Yet this is NOT a text on Astrology.I also include personal anecdotes.
Sick to Fit: 3 Simple Techniques that Got Me from 420 Pounds to the Cover of Runner's World, Good Morning America, and The Today Show
Price: Free! Words: 50,440. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Despite a flood of information and advice, we’re getting sicker and fatter all the time. That’s because the vast majority of “conventional” advice is outdated, wrong-headed, and just plain ineffective. Read Sick To Fit to discover how Josh LaJaunie went from a 420-pound food addict to the cover of Runner’s World magazine, as well as live appearances on Good Morning America and The Today Show.
How Oldman Athletic Won The League! The Unlikely Story of an Ageing Underdog Six A-side Football Team Who Should Never Have Become Champions... But Did!
Price: Free! Words: 54,810. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Have you ever wondered what it takes to win an amateur football league? In this book you’ll hear the story of Oldman Athletic, an ageing 6-a-side football team who, just like Leicester City, were never supposed to become champions. It should never have happened... but it did.
Little Field, Big Time Baseball: Youth Baseball Passion and Excess in a Middle American Town
Price: Free! Words: 83,230. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Baseball
"The Bad News Bears" meets "Friday Night Lights". A powerful, unfiltered account of the passionate youth baseball culture in a decaying middle American city. Author Tim Mathers' first hand account of the sub-culture of youth sports in America will stay on your mind long after the last out. A story so hard hitting, the names had to be changed.
24 Heures Du Mans : The Post War Years
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,830. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
This is a history of the Le Mans 24 Hours race which is held annually for cars in mid-June. There's an introduction to set the scene and give a flavour of the experience I've felt first-hand, a full report on all races held since WWII up to and including 2018's, and finally a chapter on all the overall winning manufacturers. This should be a detailed and entertaining read for any motorsport fan.
The Altai Chronicles: Off the Map
Series: The Altai Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,110. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Follow the spiritual adventures of a 60-year-old American woman who treks solo for 60 miles through the wilds of Siberia. She carries a 65-pound backpack, cooks over a fire, collects rainwater to drink, and copes with floods, bears, and treacherous mountain passes. Alone for 3 weeks in the Altai Mountains—primeval source of Siberian shamanism—she travels deep into the mysteries of her own psyche.