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Jesse Owens, Adolf Hitler and the 1936 Summer Olympics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
One of the evilest men in history, Adolf Hitler, would cross paths with the fastest man on the planet, Jesse Owens, at the 1936 Summer Olympics at Berlin, Germany during the dangerous time leading up to World War II.
Steve Austin: Ready to Raise Hell Again
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
In bestselling author Ian Fineman's latest compelling and completely unauthorized work, go behind the scenes of World Wrestling Entertainment to learn exclusively how, why, and when Stone Cold Steve Austin just might enter the picture on WWE programming again.
Ronda Rousey: Words to Live [And Fight] By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
From sustaining brain damage at birth, to losing her father to suicide at age 8, UFC legend Ronda Rousey's greatest fights in life have taken place far outside of the octagon. Now, bestselling author Ian Fineman explores the roots of Rousey's strength and the guidance her strength provides to a world that remains completely enamored of this literal and figurative knockout.
Ode to a Master — From Championship to Supreme Court: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Law » Communications
This tribute looks at the many things that made Michael Milkovich a champion in life.
Arnold Schwarzenegger VS Dwayne Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 10,170. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
One Little Book Two Big Heroes Arnold Schwarzenegger and Dwayne Johnson are two of the most inspiring self-made men of our time, the focus and relentlessness of these two men is unmatched even to this day. We will be comparing and contrasting Arnold Schwarzenegger and Dwayne “The Rock “Johnson. We will be comparing and contrasting Arnold Schwarzenegger and Dwayne “The Rock “Johnson.
Ready to Rock: The Unauthorized True Story of Roman Reigns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
Featuring never before heard stories and insider observations, to sources claiming that Vince McMahon has already determined that The Rock and Roman Reigns will one day headline WrestleMania in a family feud of epic proportions, “Ready to Rock” chronicles Roman Reigns' inspiring journey to the top of the WWE and his impressive fight to remain there.
Masanori Murakami Japanese Pitching Phenom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Masanori Murakami pitched baseball in Japan for 17 seasons after he returned to the Nankai Hawks in 1966. His story is intriguing for many reasons. A main one is that MLB chief Ford Frick broke relations with Japan over the rights to Mashi, as he was called by Giants' fans. The San Francisco Giants decided to accept a compromise agreement that was offered by the Nippon Pro Baseball commissioner.
Max Baer Versus James Braddock World Heavyweight Boxing Championship Garden Bowl, Long Island City, New York June 13, 1935
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Max Baer claimed that his wrists were injured before his big fight with James Braddock. His handlers advised him to seek a postponement but he went ahead and fought as scheduled. A misunderstood fighter, especially for his time, Baer drew jeers when he clowned and rubber legged while being hit by his ring opponents. Braddock was all business and a classic underdog, by as much as 10-1 odds.
Saga
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The biography of Dr. Dan Netherland, internationally acclaimed martial artist with 60+ years training experience, veteran police captain and swat team commander, best known as the undisputed World Power Breaking Champion, holding multiple Guinness world records.
A Little About : Sachin Tendulkar
Series: Cricket series. You set the price! Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
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This Book provides a little knowledge about sachin tendulkar.It is his biography.gives his records and his journey of cricket to retirement.It describes his personal life and playing style.the retirement speech is also given in this biography.His journey of success and failure is provided too
A Little About : M.S.DHONI
Series: Cricket series. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
use coupon code LR88R for 50 percent off This is a biography of m.s.dhoni.It tells how he was discovered,his challenges,personal life.his records and statistics are also displaced.his batting style is described.best book for his fans.His hobbies,interest and personal life is described. a timeline is also provided 93 free and sample download worth buying moreover its a steal at such a price
Mike DeJohn Heavyweight Boxer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Mike DeJohn fought many of the most recognizable ranked contenders of the 1950s and early 1960s. Among these were Sonny Liston, Eddie Machen, George Chuvalo and Nino Valdes. DeJohn's best punch was a left uppercut. He fought out of a crouch and overpowered numerous boxing adversaries with his superior strength. He was a handsome athlete who looked more like a college student and was well-mannered.
10 Sports Scandals That Rocked the Game
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,150. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Athletes…they become like heroes. We read about them; talk about them; look up to them…but sometimes heroes let us down. And when they let us down they can change the game. This book looks at ten of the biggest profiles of all time.
Breaking the Color Barrier: The Story of the First African American NFL Head Coach, Frederick Douglass "Fritz" Pollard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,900. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
The history of sports and race is messy. In baseball Jackie Robinson is universally touted as the first black major league player, which conveniently forgets Moses Fleetwood Walker and other players of color who appeared on 19th century diamonds. Football deals with the messiness a different way. The sport employs the term "modern era" instead. So Kenny Washington is the first black player of th
Sweetwater: A Biography of Nathaniel “Sweetwater” Clifton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
When Brooklyn Dodgers general manager Branch Rickey decided to break the “color line” and integrate major league baseball in the 1940s, he spent years doing exhaustive background research and interviewing players. This role could not just go to an extraordinary athlete, but one of immense character as well Things went down with integration in the National Basketball Association a bit differently.
The Family Swap: The Bizarrely True Story of Two Yankee Baseball Players Who Decided to Trade Families
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,310. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Despite the New York Yankees' storied history of abundant individual greatness and unrivaled team success, the 1972 squad was a pale imitation of the teams that had made the Bronx Bombers the most famous sports franchise in the world. The team was ready for change, and it came on January 3, 1973, when 42-year-old Cleveland-based businessman George Steinbrenner announced that he and a group of i
Yolande Pompey Light Heavyweight Boxer From Trinidad And Tobago
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Yolande Pompey, a native of Trinidad and Tobago, was ranked as high as 3rd by Ring Magazine and the World Boxing Association. He was the product of Belmont Orphanage in Princes Town. Pompey came to prominence after he defeated Gentle Daniel, the boxing champion of Trinidad. Yolande faced Archie Moore in the most important fight of his career, in London, on June 5, 1956. Pompey boxed from 1949-'61.
Pelé: A Biography of Edson Arantes do Nascimento
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,550. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Pelé! Pelé! Pelé! It was a familiar chant, a chant which had been screamed from the terraces for nearly thirty years. It was October 1977 and the final game of Pelé’s hugely successful career had just finished. As Pelé looked around the stadium, tears were streaming down his face, his emotions running wild. But what an amazing journey it had been. It was all a far cry from the scene that Pelé
Donald Sterling, Racist Team Owner: 100 Questions & Answers about the Scandal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by KAW Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
L.A. Clippers basketball team owner & billionaire Donald Sterling is involved in a scandal related to a conversation his mistress taped. On that tape, he reveals himself to be a racist. This book pulls together information from diverse sources to answer frequently asked questions about the case, such as: “Who is Donald Sterling?” “Who is his wife?” “Who is his girlfriend?" and "What happens next?"
Manos de Piedra: A Biography of Roberto Durán
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,740. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
There are not many boxing stories that have happy endings. Roberto Duran's seems to be one. Now in his sixties he has both his faculties and an intact body. He still has money and his wife of more than four decades and his family are his greatest joys. He lives in a country that worships him. For a fighter who personified the face of evil in the ring he seems to have made no lasting enemies. He