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Ten of the Greatest National Football League Quarterbacks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,560. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports statistics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
This ebook consists of ten of the greatest National Football League quarterbacks. They are along with their Super Bowl wins/losses : Brett Favre 1/1, Dan Marino 0/1, Fran Tarkenton 0/3, Joe Montana 4/0, John Elway 2/3, Johnny Unitas 1/0, Peyton Manning 1/2, Steve Young 1/0, Terry Bradshaw 4/0 and Tom Brady 4/2.
A Long Walk with Sally: A Grieving Father's Golf Journey Back to Life
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,930. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
A parent's worst fear and most unimaginable horror began on April 4, 2004. As his world was torn further apart, David's only wish was to escape--to walk away--but how could he? How would he ever find the peace he so desperately needed? On a golf course in Ireland, the answer came.
Horse Care: Natural and Herbal Remedies for Horses. Get the facts!
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,430. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
The need for correct information has never been more important than it is now. The rise of social media has allowed horse owners to access instant advice from many sources. This advice can be bad, wrong, and often dangerous. There is no substitute for peer-reviewed, scholarly research, as in the references in this book. Everyone has opinions, but facts are quite another matter.
Soccer Tough 2: Advanced Psychology Techniques for Footballers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,470. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
In "Soccer Tough 2: Advanced Psychology Techniques for Footballers" Dan Abrahams introduces soccer players to more cutting edge tools and techniques to help them develop the game of their dreams. Soccer Tough 2 is split into four sections - Practice, Prepare, Perform, and Progress.
Slouching Toward Fargo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,850. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
An unforgettable tale of big-time characters playing small-town baseball with the St. Paul Saints, one of minor league baseball's true classic teams. The unforgettable tale of indie baseball madness, starring Mike Veeck, Bill Murray, Darryl Strawberry, Steve Howe, a massage-giving nun, and much, much more. Winner of the prestigious Casey Award for best book of 1999. New foreword by Mike Veeck!
Off The Map: Fifty-Five Weeks of Adventuring in the Great American Wilderness and Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,470. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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Off The Map is a collection of fifty-five outdoor adventures that take place along the rougher and more precarious edges of our country's natural splendor. If you enjoy tales of haunted hotels and hot springs, hypothermia and heat exhaustion, as well as snapshots of the most scenic locations this continent has to offer, Off The Map will satisfy your inquisitive and adventurous spirit.
The Team That Time Won't Forget: The 1951 New York Giants
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 230,980. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
Because of Bobby Thomson’s dramatic “Shot Heard ’Round the World” in the bottom of the ninth of the decisive playoff game against the Brooklyn Dodgers, this team will forever be in baseball public’s consciousness. Biographies of every player, coach, broadcaster, and owner fill this volume along with chapters on the Polo Grounds, integration, sign-stealing, and much more about the 1951 Giants.
Carp Fishing (A Year In France)
Price: $5.29 USD. Words: 59,070. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
In this book Steve tells of all the highs and lows that he experienced during a year spent fishing some lesser known waters in France. During the year he fished at ten different lakes, and caught some fantastic fish, some of which had barely ever seen a hook before, and yet the total cost of yearly permits for all ten lakes was probably less than what most anglers pay to fish a commercial lake.
Space for Wonder A Guide to Trekking the Mountain Frontier of the Pyrenees
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,060. Language: British English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
‘If we could traverse this mountain barrier dividing Spain from France, so could any other reasonably fit person who loves to walk among mountains.’ So thought Gordon Wilson and his partner on meeting a fellow, much younger trekker in the Pyrenees. If you're contemplating a wild, beautiful trek, Gordon’s blend of practical advice and storytelling may be just what you need to create the reality.
Baseball Research Journal Vol. 44 Issue 2
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,640. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Statistics
Fall 2015 issue of the flagship publication of the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR). An interdisciplinary peer-reviewed journal presenting the best research on baseball. History, biography, economics, physics, psychology, game theory, sociology and culture, records, and many other disciplines are represented to expand our knowledge of baseball as it is, was, and could be played.
On Mastering Aikido Today
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,770. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Fiction » Adventure » General
The Principles of Aikido in a fundamental, easily understood format.
A Minute in March
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,920. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Lou has reached an age of reflection and wants to swim to France. Or does he? Is his behaviour down to ambition, a sense of duty, escapism, or sheer desperation? Should he not be content with his lot? Has he got what it takes? This training diary documents the journeys and friendships that meet their inevitable test at the hands of nature. Sales of this book support the cancer charity Fish Aid.
Bendelow and Kidd's Dictionary of Football
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,980. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A dictionary of footballing terms which will make you laugh out loud, nod your head in agreement, and hopefully offer a few surprises.
Seven Steps from Snowdon to Everest: A Hill Walker's Journey to the Top of the World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,200. Language: British English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Mark had been an ordinary hiker who had only read books about mountaineering. When he signed up for an organised trek in Nepal with a group of elderly ladies, little did he know that ten years later he would be attempting to climb the world's highest mountain. Funny, incisive and heartfelt, his journey provides a refreshingly honest portrait of the joys and torments of a modern-day Everest climber
Drifting Down the Darling
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,820. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Drifting down the Darling can best be described as the incoherent thoughts of a traveller who will use any excuse to put a boat onto the Darling River and then write crazy stories about birds. Do not listen to anything he says about Australian birds-none of his observations are based on skill, truth, or even reality.
101 BITS OF USEFUL ADVICE FOR THE PADDLER, HIKER AND CAMPER; 2nd edition
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 97,320. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
An updated edition of 101 Helpful Hints for Camping, Hiking and Paddling.
Журналъ рыболова - любителя ощущений. Ловля рыбы на севере Подмосковья
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,770. Language: Russian. Published: October 29, 2015 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Книга написана на основе рыбацкого дневника, который ведётся с 1978 г. Места ловли - канал им. Москвы, водохранилища и реки севера Подмосковья. Данный журнал отображает определённую информацию о рыбалках, хороших и не очень, насадках, прикормках, местах ловли и т.д., по крупицам собранную мной за эти годы, проанализированную, проверенную на практике и предлагаемую читателю.
From Beer to Beards: Boston Baseball's 2011 to 2013 Roller Coaster Ride
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,860. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Follow the Boston Red Sox, game by game, through all three seasons of this unbelievable odyssey, providing information and insight regarding the events surrounding the team, players, and management as they journeyed from worst to first.
They Shoot Horses Don't They? The Treatment of Horses in Australia
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 74,790. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
They Shoot Horses Don't They? - The treatment of horses in Australia. The well-being of Australia’s horses, particularly those associated with the racing industry or horse sport and recreational associations is under public scrutiny like never before.
The Gift - A Journey to a Better Score in Golf and Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,160. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Tom Morrison once showed the potential to become a great professional golfer. Now, years after abandoning his playing career, he goes on a quest to discover the secrets of one of golf’s most extraordinary performers, the legendary Irving Pirsig. From his perspective as an Olympic sport psychology coach and a single digit handicap, Monette’s novel will entertain and inspire all golfers.