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Thar's Joy in Braveland: The 1957 Milwaukee Braves
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 209,990. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
A collaborative effort of 32 members of the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR), Thar's Joy in Braveland! The 1957 Milwaukee Braves portrays that memorable team with life stories of all of the roster players, the manager and coaching staff, the owner, the general manager, and sportswriters and radio announcers. Summaries of the regular season and World Series re-create the magic of 1957.
Big Balls! World Cup Nations
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Price: Free! Words: 114,420. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
BIG BALLS! World Cup Nations is a collection of informative and irreverent football histories of the thirty-two countries represented at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. If you like football, you will love this book. It is BIG and is complete and utter BALLS!
The Miracle Braves of 1914: Boston's Original Worst-to-First World Series Champions
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 236,810. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Society for American Baseball Research. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Long before the Red Sox "Impossible Dream" season, Boston’s now nearly forgotten “other” team, the 1914 Boston Braves, performed a baseball “miracle” that resounds to this very day. The "Miracle Braves" were Boston's first "worst-to-first" winners of the World Series. Includes biographies of every player, coach, and owner, a season recap, and other great stories from the 1914 season.
The United States Open Golf Champions: Their Championship and Story - 2nd Edition
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 191,040. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Professionals and amateurs from all walks of life and from all social and economic backgrounds have won the US Open championship. This is the history of all of the US Open champions through 2014.
Finding The Perfect Balance
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,410. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Gymnastics
After a seventeen-year career in gymnastics, this is the personal reflections of an average gymnast's experiences and tells the story of how gymnastics shaped this little girl and teenager into the woman she has become today.
American Racer
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Series: Ruthless to Win. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,830. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
“Yes, I know, I sneer at the psychopaths I compete against on tracks. But I just hide my own nature better under a veneer of cool intelligence and urbane good manners. Attack my child or my women, and I will kill you. Slowly. And my sleep will not be delayed one minute by your demise.” — Bobby Solara in AMERICAN RACER by Dakota Franklin
Ruthless to Win: Omnibus One
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Series: Ruthless to Win. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 360,850. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
RUTHLESS TO WIN OMNIBUS ONE comprising TROUBLESHOOTER LE MANS RACING JUSTICE by Dakota Franklin • Dakota Franklin WINS Best Action/Adventure at Best Independent EBook Awards • Dakota Franklin's series RUTHLESS TO WIN has already won awards and enthusiastic reviews for fascinating characters and rivetting action.
Queen of Indy
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Series: Ruthless to Win. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,650. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Alongside its terrifying thrills, QUEEN of INDY counts among its other excitements a super love story and a seamlessly integrated insider’s look at the creation of a great auto racing team to contest the greatest automobile race in the world. As expected in every Dakota Franklin thriller, QUEEN of INDY abounds in sharply drawn characters on the edge of psychopathology—or over it.
Racing Justice
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Series: Ruthless to Win. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,980. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
In a year which will change Simon Aron’s life forever, his friendship and loyalty will be tested by every woman he ever knew, and one will betray him. Mallory, an old girlfriend with whom he raced a Cobra while they were at college, has been kidnapped by a brutal mobster in the pay of Fred Minster to keep her out of Le Mans, the top endurance race in the world.
Riding the Dragon's Back: The Great Race to Run the Wild Yangtze
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,240. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Desktop Adventure. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The thrilling and true account of the competition to be the first river rafting team down the Yangtze, one of the world's longest and most mythic rivers. When a group of American rafters begins its trip high in the Tibetan Plateau, China's patriotic youth rush to the river to beat the foreigners down their own historic waterway, the "dragon" of the title.
Dagny Rocks
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 148,380. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Rhea grows up in the hippie days of the 70's aboard a hand-built, ocean-going tugboat. Later she joins Icelander Petur on his big sailing ketch. With an ever-changing crew, Dagny voyages nearly non-stop happily surviving mechanical failures, ripped sails, a keel conversion, irate port captains, multiple mast-removals, and two Newfoundland winters.
New Century, New Team: The 1901 Boston Americans
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,240. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Society for American Baseball Research. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
They weren't the Red Sox yet in 1901. This volume represents the collective work of more than 25 members of SABR, offering individual biographies of the 1901 Boston Americans, the players, team owner Charles Somers, league founder Ban Johnson, and two of the team's most noted fans: Hi Hi Dixwell and Nuf Ced McGreevy. There is also a "biography" of the Huntington Avenue Grounds ballpark.
2014 Edition: The Business & Politics of Sports
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Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 274,960. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
Sports is a global business. For many it is a game but the real business of sports is business. Sports is powered by governments that make laws which regulate the business of sports. Most nations have Sports Ministers and sports is a government level position and concern. The e-book takes a look at the global sports industry between August 2010 and January 1, 2014 and how the business operates.
Making History, Not Reliving It
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 169,750. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Making History, Not Reliving It recounts the first decade of Roman's rule in London mirrored against a backdrop of an ever-changing, social-media-driven, angst and envy-ridden world where the revolving door of change seems to spin as fast as that of the manager's at Stamford Bridge. Season-by-season detail is entertainingly supplemented with news and entertainment bulletins.
The Paper Tigers
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 287,640. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The Paper Tigers is the "Hell's Kitchen" of martial arts. It peers into the deepest corners of martial adeptness with microscopic precision in a gallant effort to expose many fraudulent practitioners and counterfeit claims.
Play Your Best Pool
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Price: $17.95 USD. Words: 130,810. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cue sports
Play Your Best Pool offers you a complete course on pool with hundreds of secrets and strategies for 8-ball, 9-ball. Perfectly drawn illustrations will help you to improve all aspects of your game - whether you are a beginner, top amateur, or even a pro. You will be taught how to control the cue ball like an expert, and 40 photos demonstrate the correct stance, bridge, grip and stroke
England Rugby Chronicle since 1969 Second Edition
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Price: $33.99 USD. Words: 851,230. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Anoeth Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Second revised edition of a special integrated version which presents ALL the results and info from 1000+ England rugby union representative games played 1969- 2010 in 1 book at a discounted price. Covers England cap/XV/B/A/Saxons/U25/U23/U21/U20/Students/Counties and British Lions, plus Barbarians/Penguins/Public School Wanderers/Anti-Assassins/Samurai where relevant.
England Rugby Chronicle since 1969
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Price: $31.99 USD. Words: 843,180. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Anoeth Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A special integrated version which presents ALL the results and info from 1000+ England rugby union representative games played 1969- 2010 in 1 book at a discounted price. Covers England cap/XV/B/A/Saxons/U25/U23/U21/U20/Students/Counties and British Lions, plus Barbarians/Penguins/Public School Wanderers/Anti-Assassins/Samurai where relevant.
England Rugby Chronicle since 1969 - Volume Three: 2000-2010 Second Edition
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Price: $18.99 USD. Words: 361,600. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Anoeth Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
ALL the results and info from 1000+ England rugby union representative games played 1969-2010 are presented here in 1 series of books - this is the Volume Three 2nd Edition with corrections/additions. These books cover England cap and XV, England B/A/Saxons/U25/U23/U21/U20/Students/Counties and British Lions, plus Barbarians/Penguins/Public School Wanderers/Anti-Assassins/Samurai where relevant.
England Rugby Chronicle since 1969 - Volume Three: 2000-2010
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Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 358,830. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Anoeth Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
ALL the results and info from 1000+ England rugby union representative games played 1969-2010 are presented here in 1 series of books - this is Volume Three. These books cover England cap and XV, England B/A/Saxons/U25/U23/U21/U20/Students/Counties and British Lions, plus Barbarians/Penguins/Public School Wanderers/Anti-Assassins/Samurai where relevant.