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Pacific Crest Trials: A Psychological and Emotional Guide to Successfully Thru-Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
"Pacific Crest Trials: A Psychological and Emotional Guide to Successfully Thru-Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail" gives aspiring PCT thru-hikers the tools necessary to succeed in their 2,650 mile goal.
26.2 Essays
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,160. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
26.2 Essays is a collection of essays by Bobbi Gibb. the first woman to run the Boston Marathon. Bobbi applies the insights she developed through decades of living, loving, and running to a multitude of human endeavors. Each mile of the Marathon serves as a trigger for another essay just as the marathon serves as a powerful metaphor for our journey through life.
Бусидо и русский путь
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 69,610. Language: Russian. Published: December 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Книга посвящена пути освоения боевых искусств, некоторым техническим и философским аспектам их изучения и применения. Книга будет полезна и интересна как начинающим заниматься каратэ и другими видами единоборств, так и специалистам.
Take a Hike! A long walk on the Appalachian Trail
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,430. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Timothy Bond. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Fiction » Fairy tales
Take a Hike! is the story of one man's journey on the twenty-one hundred and sixty-seven mile long Appalachian Trail. Tim Hewitt, whose trail name was Paddler, writes about trip planning and preparation and includes his daily journal for the six month adventure. He is joined by his thirteen year old son David for five weeks in the summer. David's journal and perspective are also included.
Barn Dance: Nickers, Brays, Bleats, Howls, and Quacks. Tales from the Herd.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,620. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
How did a Welsh Corgi get the name of Preacher Man? What should you do when the Grandfather Horse steals your goat? You’ll find answers in Barn Dance, a collection of essays on horse-play, donkey ethics, and the fine art of mucking, from a small Colorado horse farm. Blake weaves her love of animals into tales you’ll want to read again and again. Blake’s humor, compassion, and kindness shine.
Mexico by Motorcycle: An Adventure Story and Guide
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 55,230. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Tony Burton. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling
Mexico by Motorcycle: An Adventure Story and Guide documents Bill Kaliher's travels off the beaten track in 1971 and again in 1993. With travel tips and sound advice gained since his first trip in 1964, this is a book for the armchair traveler, the bike aficionado, and Mexico fans. Read it before you cross the border, then tuck it in your backpack or purse as a reference on the road.
A Year To Remember
Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 55,220. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Steve Graham is a carp angler who spends most of his angling time besides many little-known lakes in France. Here he is often the only angler at the lake-side, and some of the fish that he catches have seldom seen a hook before. This book tells of a year in which he fished on ten of these lakes, catching some incredible fish, in beautiful surroundings.
Eyes Within the Diamond: Inside the Game, Outside the Box
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,710. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Statistics
EYES WITHIN THE DIAMOND is a unique collection of essays and statistical analysis, featuring a fresh look at some of the eternal questions of the game. Stacey Marc Goldman’s baseball expertise and perspective are a combination of a large dose of sabermetrics and an enduring love and respect for the history of the game, and include a major nod to stars of the Negro Leagues.
The Impossible Dream 1967 Red Sox: Birth of Red Sox Nation
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 103,010. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
Intimate profiles of 14 key figures from the magical 1967 Red Sox season, each including a detailed account of a key game in which the player starred. Red Sox writer Herb Crehan uses his insider's access and boundless knowledge of the team and its history to create the most thorough and entertaining book about the Impossible Dream team in honor of the 50th anniversary.
Successful Pickleball
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,000. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Reference, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Racquet sports
Pickleball players have lightening-speed reflexes, soft assured hands, and strategic minds which are all the qualities that attracted me to the sport. It is the fastest growing sport in Canada and the USA which is also catching on in more countries at an shocking rate.
Bowman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,400. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 27, 2016 by Gone2Ground Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting, Nonfiction » History » European
As far as we are aware this will be the first book about Joe Bowman, “Auld Hunty”, legendary huntsman to the Ullswater Foxhounds, since W. G. Skelton. Using newspaper reports and other source material the book attempts to give an insight into Joe Bowman, the life he led and the country he loved. Considered to be second only to the fabled huntsman John Peel, his fame spread worldwide.
"Chappie" - Anthony Chapman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,090. Language: British English. Published: November 19, 2016 by Gone2Ground Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
"Chappie" - Anthony Chapman, a Lakeland huntsman, followed by many, respected by all. Here is another title to add to Ron's stable of carefully researched books, giving us first hand insights into the career of another Lakeland legend during the years of 1915 to 1982.
A History of Scottish League Representative Matches.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,120. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
A complete history of every football match played by the Scottish League representative side between 1892 and 1990 that include match reports, line-ups, goalscorers and attendances
Powell Lake by Barge and Quad
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,090. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
In the spirit of 'Up the Lake' and 'Beyond the Main,' join the author for quad adventures to destinations on Powell Lake only accessible by boat. Nature and the timber industry combine to provide access to sublime destinations where mountains drop into the sea and lifestyles focus on self-reliance and a different sense of purpose.
Macchie nere sul pallone
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,430. Language: Italian. Published: October 17, 2016 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
Il calcio, lo sport più popolare nel mondo, rappresenta per milioni di persone quasi (o proprio!) una questione di vita o di morte. È una lingua franca internazionale, una pratica culturale globale, la cui portata geografica nessuna religione può eguagliare. È inoltre un grande business, attorno al quale ruotano miliardi di dollari e interessi economici, politici, sociali inimmaginabili.
Life Is Good Follow Us - A Family Kayak Odyssey from Copenhagen to Istanbul
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,250. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
When Lars Simonsen lost his job and his house, he took his family on the longest expedition by Hobie kayak ever attempted, and the longest by kayak with a young family. Lars and his partner Suzi sold their furniture and belongings, took their son Tiuri (7) and daughter Liva (5) out of school and hit the water. The plan – to paddle and sail over 7,000 kilometers from Copenhagen to
Let's Go Cruising!: A Guide to Family Boating
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,380. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Learn the in's and outs of buying, operating, enjoying, maintaining, and (sniff) selling the cruising boat of your dreams.
100,000 Chess Problems
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 79,360. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
The book consists of Four Thousand (4000) of tactical problems from real games. Volume I is part of a Thirty-volume set that includes more than 100,000 chess problems.
Running Mark's Marathon - The Making of a Mid-Life Marathon Runner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,580. Language: British English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
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Are you a runner but don't think you have what it takes to complete a marathon? Do you think you are too old, too busy, too unfit or too slow to ever run the legendary 26.2 miles? Think again. Follow the journey from conception to finish line as busy mum of four Andrea Glenn recounts her training for London marathon 2013 run in memory of her brother Mark. With tips for first time marathon runners.
The Ultimate Angling Bucket List
Price: Free! Words: 269,210. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ichthyology & Herpetology, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
A lifetime quest to catch 100 species of fish from UK waters; 300 species worldwide; a 200 pound fish from a trailed boat; a 200 pound fish from the shore; a 100 pound fish from freshwater; a double figure trout; a double figure Bass; a fish in excess of 1000 pounds, plus a British, a European and a world record before calling time on the practical angling.