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What is Tactical Periodization?
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,600. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
The English language translation of the acclaimed book Periodización Táctica by world-renowned coach and sports science specialist Xavier Tamarit.
Let's Talk Soccer: Using Game-Calls to Develop Communication and Decision-Making in Football
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,550. Language: British English. Published: April 16, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
Let’s Talk Soccer is a practical resource on how to develop communication in game-realistic practices that will increase creativity and skill across all ages.
What The Fly Rod Saw
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,580. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
The fly rod, your constant companion sees it all, through travels, slips, falls and moments of glory. The stories cover worldly treks from stalking Marble trout in Slovenia, Robalo in Patagonia, Redfish in Florida , to Pike in Alaska. The nine contributor have their own style, making each story unique and entertaining. Join them in their journeys and find out what the fly rod saw
Ted Williams: A Baseball Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 160,300. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
A lot has been written about the “Splendid Splinter,” but very little of it approaches the splendor of Michael Seidel’s carefully researched and beautifully crafted biography. The focus is on Williams the ballplayer, with careful accounts presented of each year of The Kid's career. Includes two photo sections, extensive stats, and a brilliant essay on Williams' hitting philosophies.
The JWB Historical Library: Journal One - Bulldog Breed: The 1914 Lions and the Rorke's Drift Test
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,240. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The story of the British Lions tour which produced the greatest rugby match in the history of the sport.
The 2015 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,220. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The 2015 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook is the complete guide to the Toronto Blue Jays minor leagues for 2015. This handbook is even bigger than last year's edition and provides coverage of over 250 players in the Toronto Blue Jays' organization as well as all eight minor league teams.
Lost My Jock
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Price: Free! Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Do you like reading underdog sports stories? Do you enjoy stirring tales about unheralded athletes who overcame insurmountable odds to accomplish greatness? Do you need something to read while sitting on the toilet? This is the story of how I lost my jock. It isn’t a very inspiring underdog story. After all, it’s a story about a jockstrap. But it’s great for reading on the toilet!
Goju: The Roar of the Tigress. The real self-defense for women only
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 252,050. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Goju is: “The art of knowing how, where, why and when to fight or not to fight.
The Gospel According to Casey
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,460. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Summer Game Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
The GOSPEL ACCORDING TO CASEY is the ultimate Casey Stengel book for lovers and admirers of "The Ol' Perfessor." It is part collection of hilarious stories and 1-liners by and about Casey, and half an analysis of his managerial genius. Dozens of resources and interviews were done by Ira Berkow and Jim Kaplan, two highly esteemed baseball writers. The result is nothing short of AMAZIN'!
Sailing the Caribbean Islands
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 99,710. Language: American English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
“What’s it REALLY like to sail the Caribbean islands?” We are frequently asked this question. For two seasons, we’ve sailed the island chain and this book relates our daily adventures. Whether you’re an armchair sailor, a lover of adventure in general or you are contemplating sailing down island yourself, we think you will enjoy sharing our many fun times and humorous incidents.
Taking on the NFL: The National Martial Arts League
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,140. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
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Football, baseball, and hockey are all franchised team sports in America. Why not martial arts? Martial arts has been a sport in America for over 70 years but has missed the opportunity to become a major league sport. Dexter Kennedy believes that can change. Taking on the NFL: the National Martial Arts League lays out the martial arts franchise concept in an easy to read and informational format.
The Best & Worst of Sam "Bogey" Johnson
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,110. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
The Best and Worst of Sam “Bogey” Johnson is a collection of golf articles by one of golf’s most entertaining Bloggers.
Daughters of Distance
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,000. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
What does it mean to be a female in endurance sport? Hundreds of women open up about their realities as athletes, wives, girlfriends and mothers. From the intimacy of the bedroom to the community of competition, some of these stories will encourage and uplift. Others will surprise and infuriate. Welcome to the beautiful and complicated world of strong women.
Last Train to Cooperstown
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,960. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Banned from Major League baseball for nearly the first half of the 20th Century due to racial discrimination, African Americans formed their own professional teams. In 2005 there were 24 former Negro League players in the National Baseball Hall of Fame. However, this did not give Negro League baseball the recognition deserved for its contribution to the sport. A committee of baseball historians re
Keepers of the Sandlot: Coaching, Parenting and Playing for Keeps!
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,760. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Baseball
Bill Severns wrote this book to encourage parents and coaches to enjoy their kids and protect their childhood. Your children are only children for a few years-they have plenty of time later in life to be adults; it’s up to us to guard their childhood, to make it fun, and to protect that feeling of playing in the sandlot. We’re the Keepers of that feeling. We’re the Keepers of the Sandlot.
The 20th Century Phillies by the Numbers: You Can't Tell the Players Without a Scorecard
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,240. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
This 300+ page tome pays homage to Philadelphia’s oft-maligned, but always loved – Phillies. In 1915 the Phils won their first NL pennant (and they didn’t win many more). This book commemorates the 100th anniversary of that magnificent fete. In here you’ll find stuff you never suspected about guys who never knew even wore a Phillies uniform.
Split to Splinters
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Series: An Eli Sharpe Mystery. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,850. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Jim Honeycutt, a Hall of Famer who hurls 90 MPH fast balls in his 50s, finds that his 300th career win baseball is missing, he hires ex pro baseball player Eli Sharpe to investigate. A note points to Jim’s four lovely daughters. As Eli delves into the clan’s complicated family dynamics, he must also interview their boyfriends, their sexy mother, her best friend, and a washed-up journalist.
Hadrian's Wall Path: Walking into History
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Series: Woman on Her Way. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,150. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
In Hadrian's Wall Path: Walking into History you can sense the presence of the ancient Romans and feel what it was like to live on Rome's most northern frontier. Vivid descriptions and 130+ photographs and illustrations of northern England and the archaeological remains depict life on The Wall—now and then.
Who's on First: Replacement Players in World War II
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 256,780. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015 by Society for American Baseball Research. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
During World War II, 533 players made the major league debuts. More than 60% of the players in the 1941 Opening Day lineups departed for the service and were replaced not only by first-times but also many oldsters. Hod Lisenbee was 46. POW Bert Shepard had an artificial leg, and Pete Gray had only one arm. The 1944 St. Louis Browns had 13 players classified 4-F. These are their stories.
The Further Adventures of Blackjack: The Champion Morgan Horse
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Series: The Morgan Horse Series, Book 7. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 42,070. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Book seven in the Morgan Horse series takes readers from New England to Oklahoma City when Heather and Blackjack qualify for the World Championships! But that's a long way to travel and a lot can happen with a van full of horses along 1500 miles of highway!