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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.
Extraordinary Performances In Sports And Life-- The Numbers That Influence Them" Free Abridged Version
Price: Free! Words: 21,620. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
My book "Extraordinary Performances In Sports And Life-- The Numbers That Influence Them" , could very well be entitled "Metaphysics Put To The Test"
Eyes Within the Diamond: Inside the Game, Outside the Box
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,710. 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.
The Everest Politics Show: Sorrow and Strife on the World's Highest Mountain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,560. Language: British English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In April 2014 Mark Horrell travelled to Nepal to climb Lhotse, which shares a base camp and climbing route with Mount Everest. A devastating avalanche swept across the mountain, and suddenly he found himself witnessing the greatest natural disaster Everest had ever seen. When a group of Sherpas came out in protest, what happened next left his team shocked, bewildered and fearing for their safety.
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.
MTB - 101 Mountain Biking Tips and Techniques
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,280. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Mountain biking is much more than only taking a bike for a ride offroad. Through this book, you will find valuable tips and techniques to make the most of your time and improve your overall experience at this sport.
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
The Game Of Squash: 5 Easy Ways to Improve Your Game and Win More Matches
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,230. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 by Evolve Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Squash
The Game of Squash Book is written to help beginners to advanced players get more out of their game and find ways to win more matches. We believe squash can become very addictive but what a wonderful addiction!
Rescues and Tragedies In the San Juan Mountains: True Stories from the Region.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,220. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
"Rescues and Tragedies in the San Juan Mountains: True Stories from the Region" features universal cautionary tales of Colorado mountain dangers and mishaps. Readers will find accounts of volunteer rescuers' ingenuity, teamwork and bravery.Colorado-based, award-winning novelist and short story writer Kent Nelson writes with an authentic regional voice. His own rescue is included in the collection.
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.
The Trapper
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 37,950. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
Within each of us burns a desire that drives our journey along life’s pathway. For Bert Babcock it was to be a trapper. His love for the outdoors and the wilderness drew him like a magnet to the wilderness of Northern Alberta, Canada, some two hundred miles north northwest of Lesser Slave Lake. He was a normal young man who liked to go to dances and parties.
Fundamentals Of Freestyle Goju-Ryu
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 41,000. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Fundamentals of Freestyle Goju Ryu is the first karate book to take the classroom to the student. There are hundreds of books about karate, but no other book gives the detail needed to accurately perform all katas in Goju-Ryu, from beginner to Black belt…until now! In this groundbreaking book, you will find chapters on the history of karate, basic techniques, and advancement requirements as well
Do Not Give Up Your Favorite Sport! (Vol. 1-6 )
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 23,530. Language: American English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
Remaining active and exercising throughout life is essential for one's health. Sport is one solution, but many people abandon it, because of trivial problems. Solutions are proposed by many specialists, but my booklets are treating less common facets of those injuries. Resorting to unconventional therapies, like the ones I describe, is sometimes last chance.
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.