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Nineteenth Century Stars: 2012 Edition
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,090. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
With almost 150 years of baseball history, the stories of many players from before 1900 were long obscured. The Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) first attempted to remedy this in 1989 by publishing a collection of 136 fascinating biographies of talented late-1800s players. Twenty-three years later, "Nineteenth Century Stars" has been updated with revised stats and re-released.
Opening Fenway Park With Style: The 1912 Champion Red Sox
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 222,080. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
OPENING FENWAY PARK WITH STYLE: The 1912 World Champion Red Sox details the story of a season 100 years ago, the first season played at Fenway Park and the team that went on to win the pennant by a mile and fight to victory in one of the most thrilling World Series ever staged.
Red Sox Baseball in the Days of Ike and Elvis: The Red Sox of the 1950s
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 191,700. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
The Red Sox spent most of the 1950s far out of pennant contention, winning just enough games to keep their fans' hopes up for the next season. But there can be little doubt that the club was filled with absorbing and fascinating people, and stories that still resonate in New England and beyond. In this book, members of SABR present biographies of all of these men, 46 in all, with season recaps.
Sweet ’60: The 1960 Pittsburgh Pirates
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 222,750. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Sweet ’60: The 1960 Pittsburgh Pirates is the joint product of 44 authors and editors from the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) who have pooled their efforts to create a portrait of the 1960 team which pulled off one of the biggest upsets of the last 60 years.
Run, Rabbit, Run: The Hilarious and Mostly True Tales of Rabbit Maranville
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,050. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Rabbit Maranville was the Joe Garagiola of Grandpa's day, the baseball comedian of the times. In a twenty-four-year career from 1912 through 1936, Rabbit found a lot of funny situations to laugh at, and no wonder: he caused most of them himself. A year before his death in 1954, Rabbit reached back forty years into his memory and put his stories down on paper for future fans to enjoy.
2013 Longhorn Football Prospectus: Thinking Texas Football
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,860. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
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This 2013 Texas football preview is a season companion, reference guide, and resource for the entire football season. Our goal is to present a rational, entertaining assessment of Longhorn Football, Texas opponents, and the Big 12 Conference, while imparting a more comprehensive and deeper understanding of the game, so that you can enjoy game day, and our Longhorns, all the more. Hook 'em
The Way Forward: Solutions to England's Football Failings
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,850. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
English football is in a state of crisis. It has been almost 50 years since England made the final of a major championship and the national sides, at all levels, continue to disappoint and underperform. In The Way Forward, football coach Matthew Whitehouse examines the causes of English football’s decline and offers a number of areas where change and improvement need to be implemented immediately.
England Rugby Chronicle since 1969 - Volume One: 1969-1990 Second Edition
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Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 306,200. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013 by Anoeth Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
ALL the results and info from 1000+ England rugby union representative games played 1969-2010 are presented here in 1 series of books - this is the Volume One 2nd Edition with corrections/additions. These books cover England cap and XV, England B/A/Saxons/U25/U23/U21/U20/Students/Counties and British Lions, plus Barbarians/Penguins/Public School Wanderers/Anti-Assassins/Samurai where relevant.
England Rugby Chronicle since 1969 - Volume One: 1969-1990
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 295,650. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013 by Anoeth Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
ALL the results and info from 1000+ England rugby union representative games played 1969-2010 are presented here in 1 series of books - this is Volume One. These books cover England cap and XV, England B/A/Saxons/U25/U23/U21/U20/Students/Counties and British Lions, plus Barbarians/Penguins/Public School Wanderers/Anti-Assassins/Samurai where relevant.
The '73 Mets File: Miracle At Shea
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Price: $14.00 USD. Words: 38,820. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
The '73 Mets File: Miracle At Shea By Steve O'Rourke 40 years ago the New York Mets were suffering through one of the toughest season in baseball history. Injuries, frek accidents and bad luck and conspired to put a talented club in last place. In one of the most dramatic pennant races of all time they climbed from last place to within one game of the World Championship. Get the '73 Mets File!!
A Duffer's Observations and Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,890. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
This book is about how a duffer views the game with his observations, plus eleven short stories with a golf theme. These short stories are about diverse characters. There's a leprechaun who appears in two stories, the usual bad golfer, the unlucky pro golfer, a golfer killed, a golf course with a curse, the pro golfer who became a monk, two stories about golf in the future, and more.
História dos Campeonatos de Futebol em Portugal, 1969 a 1974
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,480. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A mais completa obra sobre o futebol português em números.Este livro diz respeito ao período dos campeonatos de futebol, de 1969 a 1974, em que engloba todos os acontecimentos, histórias, finais, resultados e classificações das Ligas, Campeonatos Nacionais, Regional e Taças de Portugal 
The Successful Golfer: Practical Fixes for the Mental Game of Golf
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Series: Peak Performance, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,460. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
The Successful Golfer addresses 50 of the most common faults that players experience and which hold them back. These include hitting the self-destruct button when winning, nervousness on the first tee, and losing focus off poor drives. The second part of the book contains explanations of cutting edge research, and the third part offers techniques including preshot routines and goal setting.
Spirit of Golf - Skills and Drills: Peak Performance Techniques for the Athletic Mind
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Price: $10.95 USD. Words: 36,770. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Top teaching professionals agree that rarely is it from a lack of physical talent and hard work that most golfers hold themselves back. Instead, it is a mindset of impatience, frustration, anxiety, and doubt that gets in the way; emotional qualities which add tension and resistance to the body and sabotage states of peak performance time and again. A practical “how to” book that is heralded...
The Practical Guide to Bicycle Touring
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,330. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The Practical Guide to Bicycle Touring is a comprehensive guide on how to get started in the wonderful sport of long distance bike touring. The authors have spent countless hours touring by bike throughout the United States and across Europe and want to share their experience with you. Designed for both beginners and experienced cyclists, this guide is your complete source of information.
"Horse Tricks" Featuring Dr. Sutherland's System of Educating the Horse (Annotated) Together with "A Handful of Feats"
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Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 9. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,890. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This book offers 44 tricks a horse might be taught plus a quick and easy fix for horses that bite. Part I, first published in 1861 and written by GH Sutherland, presents 39 tricks annotated for the modern horseman. Part II, penned in recent times by John Lyons Certified Trainer Keith Hosman, explains 5 "feats" - each feat having proven quite popular at his training clinics conducted about the U.S.
Chelsea Chronicles Volume Two
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Series: Chelsea Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,700. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Chelsea Chronicles volume two is the second in the series of ‘best of’ anthologies by Blues author Mark Worrall and comprises of articles written specifically for the legendary cfcuk fanzine. Spanning the reign of former manager Carlo Ancelotti, Chelsea Chronicles volume two provides a supporter's insight into the usual glorious unpredictably as Carlo delivers the Double then gets sacked!
Slow Pitch Softball
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,460. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Softball
When William seeks his dad’s advice, he is led on a marvelous journey that takes him to one important season in a lifetime of seasons for the adult recreation slow pitch softball team, the Willies
It's Not About The Money
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,640. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
True stories from an Italian American Filmmaker inside the NY Football Giants organization for 27 years
A Clear Water Stream
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Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 11. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 67,180. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
This is a newly illustrated edition of a much-loved classic of country and angling literature. Set in the first half of the 1930s, it tells of the time when the Williamson family lived at Shallowford in Devon. A two-mile stretch of fishing came with the cottage, on the River Bray, which runs through the deer park close by, and the book tells the story of Williamson's relationship with the river.