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Freeway Fly Fishing /California Edition
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,560. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Freeway Fly Fishing is a destination guidebook designed and created to be used by fly fishers and other anglers who are traveling interstate highways. All information is based on fishing opportunities available near specific interstate highway exits. FREEWAY FLY FISHING / CALIFORNIA EDITION will greatly enhance the fly fishers’ knowledge about new fly fishing waters.
The Pool Safety Bible
Price: Free! Words: 20,530. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
Free Professional advice on how to keep your family, friends and pets safe around pools or other water. Learn how to make a pool the safest place it can be. Learn the root cause of 50% of pool deaths and how to protect your family. Learn what to do in a swimming pool Emergency - and how to prevent one from happening in the first place.
LASTCAR: XFINITY and Truck Series Expansion Pack (1982-2014)
Series: LASTCAR, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,090. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports statistics
LASTCAR’s Brock Beard retells the history of the NASCAR XFINITY Series from 1982 through 2014 and the NASCAR Truck Series from 1995 through 2014 from the perspective of both series’ last-place finishers.
Parachuting: The Skydiver’s Handbook
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 93,070. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Skydiving
Skydiving! It’s not just falling but the thrill of the unencumbered horizontal flight. Sport parachuting today is not rough and tumble. New equipment and the latest training techniques let you advance quickly to graceful freefall, swift and controlled canopy flight, and smooth and easy tip-toe landings. This all-new, revised edition covers every phase of skydiving from beginning to advanced.
Enhancing Performance: Mental Training for Coaches, Athletes, and Parents
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,300. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
This book describes the methods and mental skills necessary for optimal performance in individual and team sports. Forty brief chapters representing such topics as attention and concentration, goal-setting, imagery, mental preparation, and mental toughness are covered. The book will be of interest to coaches, college and club level athletes, high school players, and athletes' parents
From Peach Baskets to Dance Halls and the Not-so-Stern NBA
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,530. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Essay » Business
The 21st century version of the National Basketball Association will never be confused with the various leagues that cropped up after Dr. James Naismith came up with a game in the fall of 1891 at a Springfield, Massachusetts YMCA. Dr. Naismith put up some peach baskets and gave 18 players a soccer ball and the game of "basket ball" was born. A century later, basketball was a global sensation.
The End of Martial Arts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Here is a book that will challenge your knowledge and make your defence skills more complete when fighting off multiple attackers. The question is, are you ready?
Plowshares Into Swords: Musings of a Different Drummer
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 110,800. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is a compilation of articles written by the author under the column entitled "Tactics and Training" for S.W.A.T. Magazine from June 2004 through May 2013. The book is not and makes no claim to be, any form of instructional manual. It consists of articles which contain the author's personal opinions on issues as he feels they relate to current tactics, strategy and firearms training.
The Psychology of Cricket: Developing Mental Toughness [Cricket Academy Series]
Series: Peak Performance, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,860. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
The mental side of cricket is what separates the best players from the rest. The Psychology of Cricket teaches individuals to develop mental toughness by using mental skills which can be used in both practice and match situations. The book also provides expert advice on understanding the important ingredients of successful teams and leaders.
The Room: A Memoir of Youth, Football and a Win-or-Die Coach
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,720. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 by One Monkey Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
A high school football player’s memoir of rebellion against a “winning” coach who encouraged brutality and bullying and ignored concussions and other serious injuries to his players. An engaging, candid, often grim, often wry account of growing up in Pittsburgh’s African-American community in the 1950’s and early 60’s. This book should be read by young athletes, their coaches and their mentors.
Voyage of the Heart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,300. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Dodging Hurricanes, Searched For By The Coast Guard, And Plagued By Engine Trouble, Dave Tripiciano Was Lost And Aground Several Times As He Made His Way Up The Coast Of America In His Twenty Five Foot Sailboat “God Speed”. Surviving Life Threatening Situations, He Met And Touched The Lives Of Many People Along The Way. “Voyage Of The Heart” Is The True Story Of His Amazing Adventure, And A Powe
Paul Lebowitz's 2013 Baseball Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,080. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Statistics
Paul Lebowitz's 2013 Baseball Guide is an invaluable part of preparing and following the 2013 Baseball Season. With vital statistics, player information, additions, subtractions, fantasy suggestions, breakout players, predictions and essays, the book is packed with information you won't get anywhere else.
From Flat Cap to Bronx Hat
Price: Free! Words: 88,090. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
In the first 3 parts of his autobiography, veteran West Bromwich Albion supporter Terry Wills remembers the peaks and troughs of supporting the club between 1940 and 1976. His experiences include the dangers of watching football during National Service, the downside of a 16 hour queue for tickets and the joy of four Wembley trips.
Success with Miniature Horses: The Experts Speak Out
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 42,080. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2013 by New Concord Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This book gives Miniature Horse owners access to some of the best breeders, trainers, and judges in the industry. Here’s your chance to get answers to questions like "What kind of feed and hay should I use?" "How much can I expect to pay for a good broodmare?" "How do I decide if I should show my horse in Single or Country Pleasure Driving?" "How do I select a halter horse prospect?"
Under the Laughter of Eagles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,690. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
True stories of some of the Wildlife and Navy people I served with during my tour of duty while stationed on Adak, Alaska. Viewed from a sometimes sideways sense of humor.
Catalina Summer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,500. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Lefebvre’s novel pivots around the Catalina Baseball Camp but it’s not limited to ballgames or campfires. It’s about a time we’ve all passed through. Some with ease, some dramatically complicated, but in the end, a time that had a profound impact on the rest of our lives.
Advanced Pressure Points: The system of Pressure Points
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 20,000. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The author Bruce Everett Miller is an expert martial artist who actually understands Western Medical and scientific theory. This book gives answers. It describes a system ('The System of Pressure Points') which encompasses much more than simply hitting different structures of the body. The System encompasses everything from simple pain production through to knockouts.
2 Possess & Bear Arms
Price: Free! Words: 25,690. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
Written by a prominent and respected firearms instructor. Learn about weapon selection, safe handling, storage, transporting, practice and the responsibilities of carrying a self-protection weapon. A must read for anyone preparing to obtain a concealed carry permit. Contains information applicable to all states, with specific information for the state of Missouri.
...And Then They Won Gold: Stepping Stones to Swimming Excellence - Volume 1
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,430. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Learn how eight of the greatest male swimmers in recent swimming history progressed from summer league swimming to collectively win 28 Olympic Gold Medals. Included are technique tips from the swimmers themselves and practice samples from each stage of their development.
Liberty in Miniature: Training Your Mini Horse for Liberty Classes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,170. Language: American English. Published: March 26, 2013 by New Concord Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This book is designed to help you increase your chances of winning a liberty class. It will demonstrate training techniques, because a horse needs to be trained for liberty just as for any other class. Choosing the right horse, conditioning, grooming, and showing the horse. Complete with photographs and step-by-step instructions.