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Kid Gavilan World Welterweight Boxing Champion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
The 1950s was an era of great boxing and Kid Gavilan was one of the most talented of the welterweights. He beat Johnny Bratton on May 18, 1951 to win the welterweight title left vacant by Sugar Ray Robinson. This was an era when black and whites did not meet in the ring in states like Florida. In fact Gavilan's bout with Bobby Dykes in 1952 was the first mixed race fight in the Sunshine State.
Triathlon: The Beginners Guide
Price: Free! Words: 17,440. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Triathalon
Are you thinking about getting into triathlon or attempting your first race? Maybe you’re curious about this whole “Triathlon” thing and want to know if its right for you? If you've ever thought about doing a triathlon, you’re in the right place.
saluto al sole
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: Italian. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Gymnastics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Gymnastics
breve guida al "saluto al sole", o Surya Namaskara, una sequenza dinamica di posizioni yoga per promuovere e mantenere il benessere
Masten Gregory Formula One And Indy Driver From Kansas, U.S.A.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Masten Gregory's greatest triumph came in the 1965 Le Mans 24 Endurance Race. Teamed with rookie, and future F1 World Champion Jochen Rindt, he drove a Ferrari that was an underdog at the beginning of the race. At Indianapolis Masten drove one of Mickey Thompson's cars, a small speedster. Gregory defied predictions that he would be killed imminently because of his aggressive driving style.
Explore Rapala Product. Selected Articles
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 18,820. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Rapala VMC Corporation together with its brands is the largest manufacturer of fishing tackle in the world. Unfortunately, some of the products offered by Rapala VMC Corporation (hereinafter Rapala) do not meet scientific data. The book “Explore Rapala Product” discovers some scientific problems connected with the Rapala’s products.
MJT Motorbike Magazine
Price: $1.15 USD. Words: 10. Language: British English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling
MJT Motorbike Magazine
The Cycling Widow's Survival Guide
Price: Free! Words: 17,430. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
If you're a Cycling Widow, desperately wondering how to survive living with an obsessive cyclist – Fear not! Here are your answers! Designed with the new & seasoned Cycling Widow in mind, this satirical survival guide incorporates a handy Revenge Toolkit and dedicated Agony Aunt column. From the author of Cycling Widows & Cyclopathic Tendencies.
O Futebol em Évora e o seu Campeonato Regional até 1953
Price: $2.60 USD. Words: 19,430. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Esta Publicação diz respeito ao futebol em Évora e o seu campeonato regional, das origens à estreia dos eborenses na 1ª Divisão. Com toda a Histórias que envolveram os Campeonatos Regionais, jornada a jornada, resultados e classificações, assim como informação das equipas alentejanas nas provas nacionais. Uma obra pormenorizada do Futebol em Évora.
Cora Livingston World Champion Female Wrestler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Cora Livingston's training regimen is still relevant today. The world champion female wrestler considered brisk walks, of 5 and 8 miles daily, an essential part of preparing for important wrestling matches. In the early 1900s she bested much larger women, pinning them quickly because of her use of scientific methods. Noted wrestler Dan McLeod of San Francisco was one of the men she trained with.
Joey Maxim Versus Floyd Patterson June 7, 1954
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Joey Maxim's bout with Floyd Patterson pitted an aging fighter against an up and comer who would eventually become Heavyweight Champion of the World. The fight went the distance and both fighters performed admirably. However, there was a distinct disparity as to who won between sportswriters and fans and the two judges and the ring referee. I have written my e-book using old newspapers and books.
The Lazy Bettor 2015 Preakness Preview: Of Frogs and Pharoahs
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: American English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Following up on his amazingly accurate analysis of the 2015 Kentucky Derby, handicapping writer Roger LeBlanc delivers a Preakness preview sure to please. "Of Frogs and Pharoahs" borrows the principles from his classic work "The Lazy Bettor's Guide to the Kentucky Derby" to uncover the best Preakness bets of 2015. Read up, cash in and then buy all the Lazy Bettor guides.
Bushcraft : Bushcraft 101 Basic Guide To Survive In The Wilderness Like A Pro
Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: Free! Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
To learn bushcraft, one must adjust the state of mind. Instead of going through a series of complex mental processes when coming up with a decision, one should reform to a simpler, more primal state. It aids in prioritizing the more immediate needs. Even if it is just for a little while, one should experience the independence and empowerment of living by the moment .
Bushcraft : Bushcraft Skills For Beginners
Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: Free! Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Reference
There are different motifs for studying and learning bushcraft. Some do it purely for the thrill of abandoning the security of civilization and venturing into an unknown area with a burgeoning vulnerability as his sole companion. Others do it for practicality’s sake – so they could be prepared for disasters and emergencies.
Ground Up; Connecting Groundwork with Ridden Work for you and your Horse
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Connecting Groundwork with Ridden Work for you and your Horse gives you a series of exercises that will connect the trusting, respectful relationship that you and your horse have created on the ground to your ridden work. Groundwork is where we establish a relationship of trust and respect, these exercises are a guide to caring for that relationship so that it is there for us all the time.
Preparing for Freeplay (Part Three of the Swordsman's Quick Guide Series)
Series: The Swordsman's Quick Guide, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fencing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
In this book professional swordsmanship instructor Guy Windsor describes the step-by-step process he uses to take students from absolute beginner to expert fencer. This is system can be applied to any style of fencing, because it is not about the specifics of technique: it is about the process of developing skill.
Choosing a Sword (Part Two of the Swordsman's Quick Guide Series)
Series: The Swordsman's Quick Guide, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fencing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Learn how to choose a sword for historical european sword practise, with this short guide.
The Seven Principles of Mastery (Part One of the Swordsman's Quick Guide Series)
Series: The Swordsman's Quick Guide, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The essential short guide to mastering any art: three internal principles, to guide how you think; four external principles to guide how you act. Follow these for maximum effectiveness in your art, work, and life.
The Secrets to Winning the World Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Americana, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Managers have a lot of control over what happens during a baseball game. Unfortunately, they rely on luck rather than the use of strategy and tactics to win games. This book reveals exactly what managers can do to control the outcome of every game.
The Man the Sea Did Not Want
Series: Hollow Log Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
A story of a true event in a young man's life. The story was retold to a stranger and this is the conversation. A journey of discovery of becoming a man shortly after his twenty first birthday. Later he painted his experience in contemporary art and the art was the reason for the discussion.
Spinning Kicks Guide to Taekwondo History, Principles and Philosophy
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
In this guide we cover the early origins of Taekwondo in Korea and how it came to be the sport we know today as well as looking at what the guiding principles of Taekwondo are such as the tenets and the student oath. We also give a more in depth look at the Taegeuk patterns and what they really represent, in terms of Yin and Yang and how they represent balance.