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Cover of: The Rural Ranger by Ron Foster The Rural Ranger A Suburban and Urban Survival Manual & Field Guide of Traps and Snares for Food and Survival
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 59,130. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
The Modern Day Survival Primer For Solving Modern Day Survival Problems! This book will teach you the techniques to not just survive, but to use ingenuity and household items to solve your problems scientifically with a bit of primitive know how thrown in.A complete and detailed section utilizing explicit drawings and easy to understand photographs covers thoroughly the topic of survival trapping
Ted Williams: A Baseball Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 152,820. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015 by Summer Game Books. 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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Almost Everything You Wanted to Know About Baseball
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,310. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
A Classic Baseball reference with an updated introduction addressing the modern era of America's Favorite Pastime... Ever since baseball was invented by Abner Doubleday,fans across America have followed this game, its personalities and its statistics. In Almost Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Baseball, you will find inside stories and little-known anecdotes.
Bubbles Up
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,550. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
Plunge into the world’s oceans with divers Judith Hemenway and Paul Mila. Meet 30-ton whales eye to eye, dive into the Caribbean surrounded by hungry sharks, and turn back time as you explore a World War II Pacific wreck. Feel the thrill of an eagle ray flyby in Cozumel, Mexico, and experience the rush of a barracuda feeding frenzy. Divers, snorkelers, and ocean lovers will enjoy these stories.
Serial Racing: Planning For And Affording A Lifetime Of Endurance Events
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,080. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
This book is the personal experiences and lessons learned on how to plan and afford dozens of endurance events and road races from an athlete who has completed 52 half marathons in 365 days- twice. The book covers topics such as saving on race registration fees, clothing and gear; earning rewards point for free flights; finding and selecting the best races, and much more.
Rumble Yell: Discovering America's Biggest Bike Ride
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
ForeWord's Humor Book of the Year! RUMBLE YELL is the hilarious new book about RAGBRAI®. Finally enthusiasts, armchair cyclists, and adventure widows can live the full experience. No sweat. No lube. Just laughs.
A Modern Look at the Hoof
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,070. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This book is a new look at the hoof, focusing on a detailed look at its morphology (shape) and function, and discussing implications for how the hoof should be trimmed and cared for. A must for anyone wishing to be well-versed in the hoof, readers will gain new insights from this book not found in other hoof related publications.
18 Endless Summers of Sailing
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 50,110. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
18 Endless Summers of Sailing is a high adventure, true to life story of Bob and Gail's sailing around the world and extensive inland traveling. Tulum111, a Kelly Peterson 44-foot sailboat, and Mother Ocean carried these two voyagers around the globe safely.
Into the Deepest and Darkest
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 56,840. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports
As a member of a team of expert deep/cave divers for more than 12 yrs, including the achievement of four Guinness Records for deep diving, the author is uniquely positioned to give an account of his experiences, motivations and adventures. This book is his personal account of the expeditions and the people he's been privileged, not only to dive with, but to call his friends. Safe Diving Everyone.
101 Bits of Useful Advice for Paddling, Hiking and Camping- Second Edition
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,280. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
The updated Second Edition of 101 Bits of Useful Advice for Hiking, paddling and camping.
Frosty: The Adventures of a Morgan Horse
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Series: The Morgan Horse Series, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,820. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
The second book in the 'Morgan Horse' series by Ellen F. Feld. Heather and her new horse Frosty become trail buddies and must learn to trust each other if they are to survive the woods of Vermont...
Tales From The Deer Blind (A Game Warden's Memoir)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,990. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Natural Resources
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Tales From The Deer Blind recounts the adventures of Wayne Coleman, a Conservation Officer assigned to Menominee County in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. The last quarter of the 20th century was the best era to be a Michigan Game Warden, and the "U P" was the best place to be stationed. Enjoy the adventures of Officer Coleman as recounts his adventures of living the career of a lifetime.