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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: $2.49 USD. Words: 133,830. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2019 by Griffiths Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
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
Remembering Sports
Price: Free! Words: 25,880. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Included in this sports memoir are baseball recollections of the Oine Red Devils, Mantle and the Yankees, the Durham Bulls, Harvey Haddix, Ryne Duren and others. Also included are football memories of Sonny Jurgensen , Norman Snead, Roman Gabriel, the 1957 game between N.C. State and USC, plus the Redskins and the AFL. In basketball the Dixie Classic, the ’57 UNC team, the Carolina Cougars.
Por instinto, las grandes vueltas entre 1986 y 1990
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,250. Language: Spanish. Published: May 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Una crónica amena de las grandes vueltas por etapas entre 1986 y 1990
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"
You set the price! Words: 112,970. 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.
Adventures Told: The Whole Wild World
You set the price! Words: 31,290. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
A collection of mostly true adventure short stories including tales of mountain biking in Moab, backpacking in Wyoming and Colorado, and alpine climbing and a glacier rescue in Alaska. Fun reading for everyone.
How to Mount Kilimanjaro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Ever thought about climbing Kilimanjaro? Want to have a little fun along the way? Get in here!
Pacific Voyage on a Chinese Junk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
A young man leaves his career in pursuit of adventure, setting sail on a Chinese junk—but when the vessel fails on the open water, he learns the South Pacific is an unforgiving mistress.
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.
The Dream Horse Mysteries Boxed Set
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 260,620. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Few will hire competitive rider, Viola Parker, since a famous jumper crashed to his death with her aboard, but if she can keep a job for one year before she's 30, she'll receive a surprise trust fund. When a ghost horse begins haunting her dreams and dead bodies start piling up, the question isn’t whether she can earn a reference, but whether she'll live long enough to get it.
A Dragon on the Door
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,480. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Bibliographies & indices, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Reference
On The Door seen though the eyes of the guardians of such. Read on as I talk to World Champion Kickboxers, men bought up to fight, ordinary men just trying to make a living and uniquely, a husband and wife team. Their stories will make you laugh, cry and gasp as they tell it how it is.
The "59s" In Golf Do They Prove Biorhythm Theory?
You set the price! Words: 41,900. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Biorhythm Theory has been pronounced DEAD. Within these pages you will see why this was premature.
Bad Ass - My Quest to Become a Back Woods Trail Runner (and other obsessive goals)
Price: Free! Words: 29,370. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
Jeff Cann, a life-long runner, is now in his fifties. Deep in the descending arc of his running career, he decides to kick it up a notch. This book chronicles his often misguided attempts to turn himself into a Bad Ass, Back Woods, Trail Runner. Sometimes lighthearted, sometimes not, Jeff touches on many topics relatable to runners… and pretty much everyone else.
Martial Arts – The Mind / Body Link
Price: Free! Words: 25,160. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Mind/body is at the core of every martial art and what is compelling; a disrupted mind means a disrupted the body and vis-a-versa. So, what is new you may ask?
The Links
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,640. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2018 by Coventry House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Written in 1926, "The Links" is the first book that fully addresses the complexities of the golf course in terms of design, construction, and definition of the game.
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.
Adventures Told: The Adventure State of Mind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,350. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
Outdoor adventure short stories to help get you into an adventure state of mind. Mostly true and told by the author, who is a central character in each event. Fun and engaging stories!
The Master Backpacker's Guide to the Ten Most Portable Traps, and a Whole Lot More That Is Damn Good to Know!
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 44,110. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
This book is a composite dealing with the subject of backpacking, and centered around the ten most portable traps best suited for it, yet the encompass in its entirety is to include concerns relating to all categories of backpacking. Many skills in backpacking are interchangeable from one category to the next in the nature of their importance.
WTF NFL? - The Pittsburgh Edition - 2018
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
This is a book about football… with a definitive Yinzer bias. Unlike most of the other publications out there, this tome contains history on the NFL greats, the standard insights & predictions into the upcoming season, along with some humorous takes on things. Even most Jagoffs should enjoy this book… but don’t be a Jagoff!