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Sheep No More: The Art of Awareness and Attack Survival
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Former US Navy SEAL and FBI Special Agent Jonathan T. Gilliam brings his unique professional perspective to teach you the art of awareness and attack avoidance by sharing unconventional warfare techniques and how to think like an attacker.
Golf: Learn to Play and Have Fun
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Golf: Learn to Play and Have Fun is a clear and complete book on the often confusing and complex game of Golf. The reader will understand and be prepared to choose from the many - sometimes - conflicting details of the game, and incorporate particular and personal concepts into their own game. Playing and understanding Golf is fun and an ongoing task that bewilders and fascinates us all.
The Shot - Yogic Thoughts & Mechanics of Pistol Shooting
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,100. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017 by Voice Verso. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Physical education
The Shot is a first hand account of how Yogic philosophy & thought process finds its cross paths with the shooting mechanism. The Book is written by Vishwamitra Award winner Shri Hari Prakash, that brings out a detailed process of how to control ones own mind and generate immense focus to win the sport of Shooting.
A Story on the Camino
Price: $5.94 USD. Words: 60,260. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
My adventures and misadventures on the Camino del Norte, Camino Lebaniego and Camino de Finisterre
A Passion For Carp
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,350. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Steve Graham has been an angler for more than fifty years, and for the last twenty-five years he has fished almost exclusively for carp. In this book, Steve tells of all his successes and failures, and all of the people that he met along the way, in a style that almost makes you think that you are there on the bank with him. A fascinating story.
When Horses Speak and Humans Listen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,480. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
When horses speak and we humans choose to listen to them, there is much that we can learn about them and about ourselves. Listening to horses speak has changed my life and taught me much. This book contains a little of what I have learned from horses while listening to them speak. And much of it is startlingly different from what we take for granted.
Building a Successful High School Sports Program
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,180. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2017 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
In “Building a Successful High School Sports Program”, former High School Soccer Coach DeAngelo Wiser addresses the fundamentals of building a successful High School program. The book also includes contributions from a dozen highly successful High School coaches and Athletic Directors who offer decades of real-world wisdom and high-value advice.
Scabs Heal All Wounds: True Story of a Replacement Player
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,980. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Edward Porcelli tells the story of the 1994 MLB strike from the perspective of a replacement player during perhaps the darkest time in MLB history. He reveals behind the scenes interactions with minor league players and their views on "crossing the line" and the ramifications of becoming a scab. Ed also discusses the coaches' feelings and the role of the media in the public's view of the players.
Free Diving to Fame and Fortune
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,680. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
The incredible adventures of a pioneer freediver in Sri Lanka in the early 50's. Setting himself up as an underwater guide, he attracted the rich and famous seeking a new interest. They invited him to their homes where the led a glamorous life style he hardly knew existed. Hans Hass and Jaques Cousteau both offered him employment. Later he made a fortune as a commercial diver in Singapore.
The Pepper Kid: The Life and Times of Ken Randall, Hockey's Bad Hombre
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,520. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
History comes to life in this sweeping saga about the first captain of Toronto's original NHL team. Ken Randall's journey begins in the days of pro hockey's infancy as he toiled in over 100 arenas that no longer exist, won two Stanley Cups, and played with and against the early icons of the sport. You'll meet all the characters that wove the game...
Wildling: My Autobiography
Price: $12.75 USD. Words: 57,700. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Michael McIndoe, the former professional footballer, is probably one of the most talked about players outside the Premier League. Raised on the notorious Calders estate in Edinburgh, McIndoe battled through drugs and violent gang life during the 1990s until he was forced to choose between his turbulent lifestyle and his love for the game.
The Practical Guide to Gun Holsters for Concealed Carry
Series: Practical Guides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,250. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
Choosing the best way to carry a gun can be a daunting task. Whether you’re new to guns or have been shooting since you were a wee tot, this book can help you understand concealed carry methods, how to carry a gun safely, and the relative pros and cons of over 160 specific holster models. This book will help you make the right choice while enjoying a side dose of humor.
The Italian Job A Chelsea Thriller Starring Antonio Conte Part One
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 71,880. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2017 by Gate 17. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The Italian Job (a Chelsea thriller starring Antonio Conte: Part One) chronicles Conte’s dramatic first campaign as Blues manager. Forging a remarkable emotional bond with players and supporters alike via a unique blend of charisma, passion, philosophy and humility, Antonio Conte transformed the London club into silverware contenders once more. Relive the roller coaster ride in fine detail.
Savage Enthusiasm: A History of Football Fans
Price: $7.77 USD. Words: 88,630. Language: British English. Published: September 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
How did we become football fans? Savage Enthusiasm traces the evolution of the football fan from the sport's earliest origins right up to the present day, exploring how football became the world's most popular spectator sport, and why it became the undisputed game of the people.
Denali Ranger: A Life of Drama and Adventure on America's Tallest Peak
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 82,230. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Roger Robinson has been Denali mountaineering for over forty years and has worked as a ranger for most of this time. Robinson has climbed Denali, at 20,310 feet, numerous times, leading patrols and rescues on the mountain and experiencing a series of adventures on one of the best-known and formidable mountains in the world, a mountain that for many is the symbol of Alaska, the 49th state.
Principles-Based Instruction for Self-Defense (and Maybe Life)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,910. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Violence & harassment, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Rory Miller's meditations on effective methods to prepare students for sudden violence. Necessary areas of expertise. Types of teaching methods and their advantages and drawbacks. Trouble-shooting challenging students. Instructor ethics. Working with professionals and elite groups. Deriving your core principles and designing your personal curriculum.
Perfect Run as No.1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017 by Aquitaine Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sports
In the wake of a humiliating loss in the NCAA tournament a year earlier, no one imagined the University of Findlay men’s basketball team would rise up from the ashes of the defeat and produce one of the greatest seasons in college hoops history.
Touchstones: Rugby League, Rock'n'Roll, The Road and Me
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 82,540. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2017 by Scratching Shed Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Aussie sports journalist Steve Mascord sets himself the task of attending a game and a gig every week for 52 weeks to decide if his obsessions are worthy or worthless. The most basic aspects of life are up for review as he criss-crosses the globe, assessing the relevance of rugby league and hard rock, the foibles of modern journalism and nature of fame. Does growing up mean abandoning our dreams?
OOH-AAH: The Bob Booker Story
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 136,860. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
With contributions from former teammates, managers, and friends, the real Bob Booker is revealed in all his complexities. It is the kind, friendly, and humorous Bob that we all expected to find but also one who demonstrated grit, determination, courage, inner strength, guile and perseverance to forge such a long and successful career for himself.
Il peso delle ombre. Racconti veri o false storie?
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 55,950. Language: Italian. Published: July 27, 2017 by Gabriele Capelli Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
L’impatto di una bugia, o il solo sospetto di una menzogna, hanno condizionato molti destini umani e, nel caso specifico, di alpinisti: alcuni noti, altri meno conosciuti dal grande pubblico. Sono ombre che i protagonisti di questo libro hanno portato nel proprio zaino per tutta la vita. Cancellare l’ombra di un dubbio rimane spesso un’impresa impossibile.