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Nautical Musings
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,330. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Thirty-seven short stories are excerpted from original articles published 1993 to 1996 in a weekly newspaper column named Nautical Musings that appreared in The Daily Southerner in Tarboro, NC.
Surf Like a Girl: The Surfer Girl's Ultimate Guide to Paddling Out, Catching a Wave, and Surfing with Aloha
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,500. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Surfing
Surf Like a Girl covers all the basics: how to ride the waves, what to wear, safety and etiquette, and loads of advice for the landlocked surfer girl. It’s a perfect resource, whether you’re about to paddle out and catch a wave or you just want to look like you pulled a wicked cutback.
Jochen Rindt World Champion F1 Driver
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Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
Jochen Rindt, was a Super F1 driver. IMHO Jochen Rindt is the best F1 Driver of all times He Died and was awarded the F1 Trophy posthumously. Motor Racing in the 1960s and 1970s was an exciting time and the sport was much different than it is today. Jochen Rindt for me was the pinnicle of a super sportsman and a great person, who lived in times that were much simplier .
The Binomial Man
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 29,780. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Surfing
In this rollicking memoir author Paul Stevens recounts his efforts to become an ocean going sailor (at 60), a surfer (at 65), and a skier (at 68), by compensating his complete lack of sporting talent with sheer determination. Along the way he gets a new body, and a whole new outlook on life.
Basketball Just for You
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,350. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
This book is a motivational teaching tool for both coaches and players and shows the beauty of the unique sport of basketball. There is an emphasis on the importance of health, educational and discipline as well as strategies and techniques essential to playing a good game.
Travel in Ukraine: Your Tour Guide to EURO 2012
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The book gives the reader an insight into traveling throughout Ukraine. It mainly focuses on 4 major cities in which the football championship Euro 2012 is to be held: Kiev, Kharkiv, Donetsk and Lviv. Whether you are a single traveller who decided to visit Ukraine or a member of a football fans team - you will find the book useful during your visit.
LEARN HOW TO PLAY CHESS
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Chess is a game of wonders. If you play it right, you can feel how attractive the game is. But, still many people does not know how to play chess. For them I have written this wonderful book for learning Chess.
101 Sports Poems Vol 1 - Baseball
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Series: Sports Poems · Poetry. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
First of nine mini sports poetry collections. Together they total 101 original sports poems. The poems for "101 Sports Poems Vol 1 - Baseball" are all baseball related. Subsequent volumes will combine titles and topics. Vol 2 features poems for dance, yoga, martial arts, twirler, drill team, and ice skating.
Birdies, Bogies and Kiwis: Golfing and Touring New Zealand
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 51,550. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
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With 400 established courses, no country on Earth has more golf courses per capita than New Zealand. We’d heard visitors easily enjoy a game without the overcrowding experienced in many other parts of the world. So, when Geoff, my best pal and golfing partner popped the question, I was pretty darned pleased. “A golfing trip to New Zealand? When do we leave?”
WATER: 50 Years of Thinking by an Olympic Swimmer and Coach
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,060. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
WATER is the first in a 5-part series of eBooks by Olympic swimmer and coach Clive Rushton. It examines how swimmers deal with the incredible complexity of drag and resistance and best align themselves for efficiency and effectiveness. Packed with insights and anecdotes, WATER goes ‘beneath the waves’ to show the cause, effect and consequences of streamlining and it’s antonymic nemesis, drag!
Duncan Edwards: The Full Report
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,860. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Many have claimed that Duncan Edwards was potentially the greatest footballer to emerge from the British Isles. Unquestionably he was the greatest schoolboy footballer the British game has ever produced, a midfield Colossus who dominated top flight, European and International games while still a teenager.
Glory Nights: From Wankdorf to Wembley
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Price: $6.42 USD. Words: 54,750. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Tottenham Hotspur returned to play in the European Cup for the first time in 49 seasons in 2010/11. Mel Gomes followed them over land and sea on their journey, staying on the Champions League Gravy Train for one of the epic series of Clasicos as Barcelona played Real Madrid four times in sixteen days, and then onto Barca's Final against Manchester United at Wembley. This books tells that story.
Go Commando: A Field Guide For Your First Obstacle Race
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012 by Sunspot Press. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Track & field
Up for the challenge of your first obstacle race? Not sure if you are ready? Go Commando will help you prep, from key strengthening exercises to building your mental game. Are you an experienced racer who wants to encourage a friend or beginner? Giving Go Commando as a gift is a great way to tell your friends you believe in them!
5K in 8 Weeks
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
If you've never thought you could run to the mailbox, let alone 5K, the official Body Moment 5K in 8 Weeks program will help you through the rough spots that every beginning runner faces! Road-tested and runner-approved.
The Roman Conquest - Chelsea Kings of Europe 2012
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
After one billion pounds and eight managers in eight years, owner Roman Abramovich finally got his hands on the trophy he craved in Munich.
Mancini: Diary of a Champion
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 163,620. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
This is the incredible inside story of Manchester City’s first title in 44 years and perhaps the most remarkable football season of all-time, written from the point of view of the man in the eye of the storm - City manager Roberto Mancini.
The Simple Guide To London Olympic Venues
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Price: Free! Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
A great guide to help you understand the venues that are going to be used during the London Olympics. We look at the Olympic Park which has the Stadium, Copper Box, Basketball Arena,Velodrome and others. We tell you about Earls Court the Excel arena and many other locations, such as Old Trafford and Weymouth. Providing you with information on how to get there, areas of interest around the area.
101 Sports Poems
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Series: Sports Poems · Poetry. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
3rd Edition - Updated formatting and links. Sports is where a person can compete with oneself, and with others, with integrity and safety. Sports is where a person can learn a great deal about themselves doing something they love. It's rare that integrity and fun can be found in one activity, but sports is at its best when combining the two. Nearly twenty years of poetry in one collection
Hendu's Story: From Dream To Reality, Part VI: College Hockey
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012 by Pentucket Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing
How did the kid who was always falling down achieve his dreams of playing college hockey? Dave Hendrickson's cult classic tells it all: part memoir, part roadmap of how to achieve a dream, and part story of a father's love for his son. Hendu's Story follows the little kid with the big heart through all the tough decisions. This selection includes Part VI: College.
Hendu's Story: From Dream To Reality, Part V: College Selection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012 by Pentucket Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing
How did the kid who was always falling down achieve his dreams of playing college hockey? Dave Hendrickson's cult classic tells it all: part memoir, part roadmap of how to achieve a dream, and part story of a father's love for his son. Hendu's Story follows the little kid with the big heart through all the tough decisions. This selection includes Part V: College Selection.