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Following the Rhine gently upstream Rotterdam to Basel, a Cycle Tourist’s Guide
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,010. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A guide to bicycling along the Rhine from its North Sea estuary to the Swiss border across the Netherlands, through western Germany and eastern France.
Deer, Pigs and a Little Bit of Bull
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,840. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011 by Bev Robitai. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
A New Zealand story that follows two young men, Rolly and Jim, as they’re hired and fired by hard-case bosses after spectacular mishaps. They find an injured dog and learn how to hunt pigs in the bush, but it’s down at the pub that the tales really fly, fuelled by plenty of the amber nectar, as real blokes out-do each other’s yarns about fishing, hunting, and the ones that got away.
An Incredible Journey: The Idlewild Expedition
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,820. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Hillbilly landlubber Ben Gray and his sons launched a 55 hp boat near their ranch in Alberta. 2,000 miles with portages and groundings to the Arctic Ocean. Then west past Alaska to the Bering St and turned back North and East through the ice choked NW Passage to circumnavigate the world in 2005. From hurricanes to pirates to being arrested to meeting lovely people, it was An Incredible Journey.
Why Bad Golf Happens To Good People/It's Your Brain Not Your Game!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,510. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
(4.00 from 1 review)
Every golfer has left the course thinking about the short putt they missed or trying to justify their poor performance by declaring that their “head wasn’t in the game.” All golfs recognize the importance of the mental game and need to practice as much mentally as they do physically.
596 Switch: The Improbable Journey From The Palouse to Pasadena
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
All-American Washington State quarterback Ryan Leaf, who led the WSU Cougars to a Rose Bowl appearance in 1998, shares the ins and outs of a young man from Montana, attending college with dreams of a pro football career.
The Complete Guide To Learning How To Sail
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,680. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
This ebook has been developed by sailing experts to help people get started in this great sport, sailing. All the information and guidance is here in a step by step format, giving the new comers to sailing the theory and confidence to take those next steps forward, getting out on the water. If you are new to sailing, then this is a must to get you started in this fantastic sport.
Inside, Outside, and On the Ropes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,380. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
For all golfers who wonder what it would be like to have the game, the goals, and the guts to try and make it on The PGA TOUR's Champions Tour. This is an "inside the ropes...between the ears" narrative of what it's like to be out there. With a Foreword by Fred Funk, and Life Lessons from Q-School and The Majors at the end of each chapter, this is a lively, informative read for golfers of all ages
Blazing Bicycle Saddles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,820. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the very funny story of six South Africans - mainly writers - who, on a whim, decide to explore "Darkest Europe and bring back to Africa stories about its strange natives". On hired bikes (none had cycled since childhood) they began with a 1 000 kilometre ride down the Danube. Over the years many other regions were explored. The story is told by their not terribly good leader.
Bench Rules: A Guide to Success On and Off the Bench
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,150. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
BENCH RULES shows ten different ways a person can contribute to a team without scoring a single point, or even playing a single minute, on game day. From superstar down through last player on the bench, the ideas in this book are valuable to anyone who desires to become the best player, teammate and person they can be. BENCH RULES is the blueprint for success in every role on a team.
Sports for Dorks College Football
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 84,090. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Sports for Dorks College Football provides ground-breaking, innovative content to readers seeking unique insights into the world of college football. Co-edited by National Coach of the Year Mike Leach and Ferhat Guven, Sports for Dorks aims to address the information needs of college football fans who seek a deeper understanding about the game and its intricacies.
Voyage of the Maiatla with the Naked Canadian: One Family's Mexican Odyssey
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 187,520. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Imagine swimming, surrounded by hundreds of Giant Manta Rays on the Sea of Cortez, or riding the tail of a hurricane towards Hawaii while a second storm threatens to overtake your boat from behind. Become crew and the fifth crew member of this sailing family. Let Andy Gunson's witty style transport you to exotic ports, as he takes you along on a deeper journey of love, friendships and family.
An Illustrated Guide to Soccer & Spanish
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Care to learn a bit about soccer? Want to learn a lot of Spanish? This book educates soccer fans and Spanish-speakers of all levels in the nuances of the game and Spanish language words to describe the action. The illustrations and examples will have you in fits, and the glossary at the end will aid you in finding that just-perfect word for a golazo or chilena.
Cycling Widows
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
CYCLING WIDOWS Lifting the Veil on Living with an Obsessive Cyclist Written by a long-suffering Cycling Widow, this is a satirical look at the world of cycling, and might just save a few marriages – as well as many a bike from being fed into the garden mulcher. A 'must read' for fanatical cyclists & Cycling Widows alike.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Mountain Operations Field Manual - FM 3-97.6, FM 90-6 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,320. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Mountain Operations Field Manual describes the tactics, techniques, and procedures that the United States (US) Army uses to fight in mountainous regions.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Combatives Field Manual - FM 3-25.150, FM 21-150 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,080. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Combatives Field Manual (FM 3-25.150, FM 21-150) contains information and guidance pertaining to rifle-bayonet fighting and hand-to-hand combat. The hand-to-hand combat portion of this manual is divided into basic and advanced training.
Game-Day Goddess: Learning Baseball's Lingo
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,750. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
"Game-Day Goddess: Learning Baseball's Lingo" documents the action you'll see on television or hear on the radio, or in the stands, and the essentials of the game. A handy reference covering the most important phrases and words used in today's game at the pro and college level, this concise dictionary features simple entries.
Game-Day Goddess: Learning Football's Lingo
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,110. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
"Game-Day Goddess: Learning Football's Lingo" documents the action you'll see on television or hear on the radio, or in the stands, and the essentials of the game. A handy reference covering the most important phrases and words used in today's game at the pro and college level, this concise dictionary features simple entries.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Military Mountaineering Field Manual - FM 3-97.61 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 130,670. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Military Mountaineering Field Manual (FM 3-97.61) details techniques soldiers and leaders must know to cope with mountainous terrain. These techniques are the foundation upon which the mountaineer must build.
Triatlón para mujeres como nosotras
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,780. Language: Spanish. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Todo lo que necesitas saber para que tu triatlón sea una buena experiencia. Con información específica sobre la participación femenina en este deporte, este libro será de gran ayuda tanto para principiantes, como para aquellas mujeres que ya han participado y quieran mejorar su desempeño.
Pucks On The 'Net
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,200. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
Hockey History Blogger Joe Pelletier shares his favorite stories from the history of hockey. Weird, wacky, inspiring, amazing, and funny stories in this book inspired by his website. GreatestHockeyLegends.com presents Pucks On The 'Net.