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A Charmed Life in Ceylon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,100. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
The author's fascinating adventures in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) in the early 50's portray an adventurous lifestyle that most of us dream about, but would be impossible today. He set himself up as an underwater guide attracting the wealthy and famous to this new sport. They repaid him by inviting him to their homes in Europe where he experienced a lavish lifestyle he hardly knew existed.
Netball Drills
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Netball
Table of contents Introduction Warm up as well as stretch out Games Footwork Ballwork The Chest Move The Bounce Move Training plans and basic abilities Developing abilities For example Constructing strength Measuring outcomes Strike concepts and strategies Attack methods Attack improvement Determining a great attacker Post Period Off-Season Pre-Season
Scout Camps are Boring!
You set the price! Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
An honest look at why Scouts are bored with camping trips and practical ways to make camping fun.
How To Coach Olympic Weightlifting: 7 Steps to Coaching Olympic Weightlifting
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
This short book is a response to the increased popularity of Olympic weightlifting and the problems that have come with it: the quality of coaching in the sport has been diluted in the English-speaking world by increased demand. This book aims to provide a basic description of how to coach weightlifting effectively, based on some very simple principles and approaches that should be developed.
Dennis Geissler's College Football Playoff Plan
Price: Free! Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A College Football Playoff Plan, by Dennis Geissler.
TigerFit: The Craft of Weight Cutting
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports nutrition, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
This mini-ebook covers the dangers, strategies and protocols for weight cutting for combat sports. Dehydration techniques, supplement use, and mindset struggle are all addressed. Also, comes with a supporting philosophical and psychological system for competitive combat athletes.
Κρητικός Σκύλος
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: Greek. Published: June 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Ποιος είναι? Το μεγαλύτερο προσόν που πρέπει να διαθέτει ένα λαγόσκυλο, πέρα απ’ το πάθος και την εξυπνάδα – και που εξυπηρετεί πιο πολύ την έρευνα του σκύλου, τον κυνηγό, και κατ’ επέκταση την κάρπωση – είναι η αίσθηση του θηράματος. ​Τι είναι όμως αυτό; ​Και γιατί είναι τόσο σπουδαία;
Building "Pete's Banjo"
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Since 1984 New Jersey Friends of Clearwater's Environmental Sail Program (ESP) gave free environmental sail boat rides in a historical, 26 foot Tuckerton River Sailing Garvey. That vessel was retired to a seaport museum, and we needed a new vessel. Planning, construction, launch, and sailing are all presented as a photo album with captions and narrative. Over 100 photos, eight drawings.
The Glassy Side of the Reef
Series: Marine Life. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
The variability of salinity levels in Florida Bay is important to the food chain. What does this have to do with glass minnows? Well, everything. He examined the relationship between mesozooplankton, salinity and bay anchovies. The ecological implications center on the the relationship between salinity, mesozooplankton and bay anchovies. Future changes in salinity could have significant effects.
Novak Djokovic: Making the Rough Places Plain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,970. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis
A mid-career appraisal of Novak Djokovic and the enormity of his achievements in the Golden Era of men's professional tennis.
Climbing Kilimanjaro (Kilimanjaro series Book 1)
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 12,760. Language: British English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
If you are planning a climb up Kilimanjaro, then you are in for a real treat. However, being the World's tallest free standing mountain brings its own challenges for which you MUST be prepared. If you take this trip lightly, then you will fail, get injured or even die.
Invasive Orange Cup Coral Silently Grows off the Keys
Series: Marine Life. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
Orange cup coral is an invasive species. So far it has specialized on artificial reefs, dock pilings and oil rigs. On vertical surfaces, water movement, distance above the sea floor and less sedimentation than horizontal surfaces favor orange cup coral growth. Since most of our local reef structure does not have significant vertical wall structure, artificial reefs will be prime targets.
Cliff Allison British Ferrari Driver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Cliff Allison is an important figure in Formula 1 and sports cars despite having an abbreviated racing career. He began racing Cooper Formula 3 cars at Charterhall, Scotland in 1952. It took three years to gain the attention of Lotus boss Colin Chapman. By 1958 he joined Lotus as Graham Hill's teammate. In 1959 Cliff was recruited as a factory works driver by Enzo Ferrari. He drove F1 until 1961.
Sailing Solo Alone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,700. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
A Sailing book with a little warning to all who wish adventure on the high seas. Be careful what you wish for.
Like Heck She Isn't a Volleyball Player: 27 Essays to Make Coaches Think
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,230. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Volleyball, Essay » Author profile
A collection of essays from Jim Dietz, head volleyball coach at Lincoln Land Community College and the Director of the Capital Area Volleyball Club, both in Springfield, Illinois. Dietz, author of "The Human Side of Coaching" (Championship Productions), explores more than just the game of volleyball, all with the intent of helping himself and others become better coaches.
The Brass Section of the Reef
Series: Marine Life. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
Trumpet fish are part of the Syngnathiformes family. Don’t fret, I can’t pronounce it either. It’s actually quite a large group. Cousins include seahorses, pipefish, sea dragons, shrimpfish, and sea moths. Bony exteriors and small tube-like mouths are characteristics of syngnathids. Like seahorses, trumpetfish males carry the eggs. The scientific name actually translates as “flute mouth”.
Baseball Crazy
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
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A baseball player advocates moving back the pitching mound. Plus, ideas on base stealing and pitching.
Easy Golf for Girls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
A beginners' guide to golf for girls, with very simple, basic information on how to have fun with this sport.
File this Fish with the Shy Group
Series: Marine Life. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
Filefish have a protruding mouth with some very sharp teeth, similar to a triggerfish. They have narrow, compressed bodies with rough spiny scales and a front dorsal fin that can be raised or lowered. When the fin is raised, it resembles a file, which some reference sources say is the inspiration for the name. Filefish are another group of highly entertaining critters on the reef.
The Youth Football Receivers Handbook
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
The Youth Football Receivers Handbook is a short instructional book meant to help football coaches of young age groups train their receivers in fundamentals. This book covers concepts and drills to help develop skill in athletes from an early age.