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Baseball's Strongest Man, Cannonball Crane
Price: Free! Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
As America developed a huge appetite for its emerging passion in the late 19th century, one man stood above all other baseball players - Cannonball Crane. He was the biggest, strongest, and the heaviest star the game had. Few players have soared so high - or fallen so low as Big Ed Crane. This is his story.
1963 San Francisco 49ers
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
The best game of the 1963 NFL season for the San Francisco 49ers was achieved by a career backup quarterback, former Heisman Trophy winner Lamar McHan. Against the heavily favored Chicago Bears McHan engineered an upset through passing and handing off to backs who made key runs. Yet most of '63 was a complete disappointment. Fans booed coaches for trading away star 49er QB Y.A. Tittle in 1961.
Six Awesome Personal Short Running Stories By Six Everyday People.
Price: Free! Words: 16,900. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
I hope the journeys of these six ordinary people will show you that nothing is impossible as long you take the decision to commit and make good time management. Happy reading!
2016-2017 College Football Index: Division Levels Explained, Recruiting Tips, & Index of 850+ College Football Teams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,760. Language: American English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
College Football is Bigger, Better & Growing Faster than Ever. “2016–2017 College Football Index” gives an eagle eye view into college football and breaks down every division level of competition, recruiting, and provides an index of every college football team
The Gigantic Waves of Nazaré
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Surfing
Since Carnival had arrived, the family decided to leave on a trip to Nazaré, a fishing village in the central coast of Portugal, to see the internationally known gigantic waves of Nazaré being surfed at the North Beach (Praia do Norte).
Juan Zurita Mexican Lightweight Boxer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Juan Zurita fought Ike Williams for the N.B.A. lightweight title in April 1945. Williams was coming off a lackluster fight versus Willie Joyce. Scheduled for Philadelphia Williams and Zurita actually met in a Mexico City bullring. The fight itself was not nearly as exciting as Zurita's fight against Sammy Angott in March 1944. The 5'5" Mexican was a switch hitter, a style that excited spectators.
The Hidden Motor: The Psychology of Cycling
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,880. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
Written for connoisseurs of cycling, but equally rewarding for general readers, the book examines cycling from the viewpoint of classic psychological studies, and stage and race histories, as well as interviews with former professional riders. The Hidden Motor is a must-read book for anyone who wants to know all about this most exceptional of sports.
Ensenada Between the Storms
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
A Cadenza Blue Water Sailing Experience from the ships log. Eleven days at sea beyond Cabo san Lucas.
Punta Maldonado
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Sailing adventure in a serious storm off the coast of Mexico.
How to Buy the Best Electric Bike: An Average Joe Cyclist Guide
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 49,140. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
This book contains all of the information you need to make a wise choice about which electric bike to buy, as well as reviews of select electric bikes. With all the choices currently available, picking the right electric bike can feel overwhelming. The author explains everything you need to know to choose the best electric bike to meet your needs and budget.
WTF NFL?: Los Angeles 2016 Edition
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,430. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The NFL has returned to L.A. baby! This book will make sure you don’t sound like an idiot when talking football this season. 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. If you’re looking for insight into the upcoming season, this is your read.
Green Bay Packers vs. New York Giants 1944 NFL Championship
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
The Green Bay Packers played for their 6th NFL Championship on December 17, 1944. The National Football League was only twenty-five years old at the time. They met the Eastern Division champs, the New York Giants. A defensive minded team, New York had routed the Packers 24-0 less than a month earlier. This time Green Bay was made a heavy, 2-1, favorite. The game was played in bright sunshine.
How To Defend Yourself
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2016 by M Laurence. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Do you want real self defense tips that are based on what works in the real world? Do you want to know what to look for and how to avoid confrontations? The reality is no one will come to your rescue. So get clued up, get knowledgeable and get protective.
Wind in the Fire
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,840. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Bobbi Gibb's personal journey - from 1964, when she first saw the Boston Marathon, through 1966, when she became the first woman to run the historic course. She was also traveling on a spiritual and philosophical quest, seeking the answers to some of life’s biggest questions. Bobbi overcomes obstacles, challenges prejudice, and makes a difference with tenacity, perseverance and love.
Bike Buyer’s Guide: How to Buy Used Bikes on Craigslist and Other Online Market Places
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Written by cyclist commuter, advocate, and popular blogger Joe Goodwill (Average Joe Cyclist), this book is a complete guide to buying used bikes online. Online market places provide a great place to find bargain-priced bikes, providing you know what you are doing. This book will make sure that you have all the knowledge you need to find a great used bike online - and avoid being ripped off!
Strength Workouts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,040. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
This is a book of workouts for you to use to improve your physical fitness, build strength, and increase your Cardiorespiratory capabilities. Although there are a few photos, for the most part, the exercises are all well known and available for viewing on the internet. The different combinations of sets, reps, and rest periods make each one of these workouts effective.
Sonny Jurgensen And The 1962 Philadelphia Eagles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
My e-book considers the Philadelphia Eagles of 1962. I have researched the text from columns written by sportswriters of the era, some 54 years ago. Football was a different sport from today. A similarity was that quarterback Sonny Jurgensen operated from the shotgun on occasion to offset opponent's blitzing. Professional football was evolving rapidly but far from referee calls being challenged.
Civilian Combat The Concealed Carry Book
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 41,590. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016 by White Feather Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
More and more people across the country are seeing the dangers in society and deciding to carry concealed to protect themselves and their families. Skip's book lays it out step by step, teaching you how to protect and defend the ones you love. Read his book and get the benefit of his 16 years of teaching experience and his lifetime of training for this important role in society.
WTF NFL? – The Bay Area Edition-2016
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,660. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
This is a book about football… with a slight Bay Area 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. If you’re looking for insight into the upcoming season, this is your read.
WTF NFL? – The Pittsburgh Edition-2016
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,070. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. 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!