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The Art of Gas Blending
Series: Scuba Diving Books. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,530. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Thinking of becoming a gas blender or just want to know more about gas blending? Then this book is for you. Gas blending explained in easy steps.
Desert Spring - Learning to Love and Preserve Wild Arizona
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,630. Language: American English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
This is a colorful first-hand account of one person's journey from a New Jersey-Manhattan commuter to a desert trekker and then advocate for one of Arizona's most successful land preservation programs. The story includes evocative narrative about the author’s many desert adventures, as well as the hard-fought battles involved in the preservation of natural areas threatened by development.
Climbing Back
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,260. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
My heart is pounding, I try to relax and focus as I sit on a start line of my World Championship race. Years earlier my heart pounded for a very different reason, I was cold, alone and shaking in pain. I wondered if I would survive the night. After falling 200ft hours earlier, I thought my dream of racing internationally would never happen. This inspiring story describes how I climbed back.
2014 Longhorn Football Prospectus: Thinking Texas Football
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,540. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
This 2014 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 Unforgettable World Cup: 31 Days of Triumph and Heartbreak in Brazil
Price: Free! Words: 38,820. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The 2014 World Cup brought with it excitement, drama, artistry and disappointment -- both on and off the field. This e-book from The Wall Street Journal collects dispatches from our coverage of the sights, sounds and culture of the world's favorite sport as seen in Brazil, its spiritual home.
Go Go Gato
Series: An Eli Sharpe Mystery, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 78,240. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
When “Go Go” Gato, a young Cuban baseball player, goes missing mid-season, his agent hires PI Eli Sharpe to investigate. Eli, an ex-player himself, delves into Go Go’s secret life, which includes a drug problem, a rich society girlfriend, and a druggie single-mom fiancée. Eli is determined to locate the young man before one of the nasty people in his life--or his own bad habits--do him in.
WARNING: Professional Sports Don't Make Millionaires
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 25,320. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Strategic planning
In part 1 of a 3 book series, “Warning: Professional Sports Don’t Make Millionaires”, the story futures a rookie super star athlete who recently was drafted to play professional basketball. Joining him on this journey is his veteran teammate, who turned into his mentor teaching critical business strategies on how to excel in his professional career from a business perspective.
Sport in America — Builder of Character or “Characters”?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,640. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sociology of Sports
This book looks specifically at the practice in the United States of permitting the type of sport competition in which fair play, honesty, and sportsmanship actually decline in the course of a university experience. The author also explores the belief of most that winning is the only thing that matters rules supreme, as well as the lack of intramural athletics in the schools, etc.
Möten med Internet Generationen
Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Andra Boken. Price: Free! Words: 100,020. Language: Swedish. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
En sak som konfunderat mig under de år jag rest är att den unga generationen skiljer sig så enormt från tidigare generationer. Jag hade träffat dem vid flera tillfällen och jag har en son som föddes 1991 vars uppväxt jag följt på nära håll. Varför denna otroliga skillnad? Kunde det vara Internet, och i så fall, varför? Vad är det som gör att vi har en generation som har så hög empatiförmåga?
Discipleship with Horses - Journey of Joy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,510. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Christian Horse Training (CHT) is discipleship with horses, and describes, teaches, and shares how the same principles of your journey of joy with Jesus Christ can be used to offer leadership to a horse to bring it into delightful and confidant fellowship with you, a worthy master. "Discipleship with Horses- Journey of Joy" is both an inspirational and practical book.
He Came Looking For Me - A true story of hope and redemption
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,090. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
What do the story of an unwanted horse and the promise of a mansion in Heaven have in common? A true tale told by the horse and trainer who lived it. If you loved Black Beauty this is a book for you - and it's real. No matter how desperate or hopeless you believe your circumstance today, there is hope. Shiner's story proves the truth of John 14:2. Second title of Amazing Grays Trilogy.
Sports--Blood and Guts to Glory
You set the price! Words: 55,390. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Total Health Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
A history of sport by a noted sports historian. It is the first video text in sport history. See ancient games reenacted and modern games played. Women's sport and high school and college sports are also presented with their progress and problems.
Senior Tennis... Strokes, Strategies, Rules and Remedies
Price: $9.63 USD. Words: 87,120. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis
Senior Tennis... Strokes, Strategies, Rules and Remedies
Bowties & Bowl Games 2014 SEC Football Preview
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 122,470. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 1 review)
A comprehensive preview for the upcoming 2014 Southeastern Conference football season. Former football coach Nicholas Ian Allen provides observations, insight and analysis for all 14 SEC programs, including position-by-position breakdowns, coaching info, schedule analysis and in-depth feature articles. It's the best pre-season resource available for the country's most passionate football fans.
Boots Poffenberger: Hurler, Hero, Hellraiser
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,400. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
What is a "Boots Poffenberger"? You mean "The Baron"? The "Prince of Pilsner"? Only one of baseball's original Wild and Crazy Guys, that's who. The one with the major league record for laughs per career innings pitched. Travel with Boots on his journey across the baseball landscape - from Detroit to Brooklyn to Nashville to the Marines in WWII to years as a local hero in the semi-pros.
Fantasy Football for Smart People: Daily Fantasy Pros Reveal Their Money-Making Secrets
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,320. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Fantasy Football for Smart People: Daily Fantasy Pros Reveal Their Money-Making Secrets is the first book to truly dig deep inside the minds of daily fantasy football's most lucrative players--the ones raking in full-time salaries playing the game you love. You'll learn exactly how the experts go about researching, projecting players, and creating their daily fantasy sports lineups each week.
Jagular Goes Everywhere: (mis)Adventures in a $300 Sailboat
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,970. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
With a steadfastly contrarian sensibility and a lively appreciation of both the profound and the absurd, Tom Pamperin sets out with his cantankerous sidekick Jagular (a fourteen-foot sailboat he built from cheap plywood, a 2x4 mast, and a $20 tarp for a sail) on a series of sail and oar (mis)adventures ranging from the Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Phosphorus, the Holy Hand Grenade, and Sunflower Diaries 12th, Volume 15
Series: Big Ban Theory, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 28,190. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Fortune telling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Volume 15 is a continuation of Volume 14 covering a republication of "Sunflower Diaries," Volume 12. It also shows another example of "mathematical flanking" using calendar dates from 2013 to pair with up with news articles on 7/2 of 2014. It shows the numbers 5/25 liste in the last 2 volumes manifesting in a "Prediction" by Boston Red Sox player David Ortiz. It also cites the Superman theme.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Silicon, Wrath of God, and Sunflower Diaries 11th, Volume 14
Series: Big Ban Theory, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 32,600. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Numerology, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Volume 14 is a continuation of Volume 13 that covers news articles for 7/1 of 2014. It republishes "Sunflower Diaries," Volume 11. it talks about the 1/28 calendar date linked to Chris Wondolowski of the USA team that was defeated by Belgium and the number tags linked to the loss. This volume introduces "Mathematical Flanking" of calendar dates with 2013 numbers reinforcing 2014 calendar dates.
Cycling the River Rhine from Basel to the North Sea
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 45,410. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
“Cycling the River Rhine from Basel to the North Sea” starts in Basel and basically follows the left bank of the Rhine through Strasbourg, Karlsruhe, Speyer, Heidelberg, Mannheim, Heidelberg, Worms, Mainz, the Rhine Gorge, Koblenz, Bonn, Cologne, Düssseldorf, Nijmegen, Rotterdam to the Hook of Holland.