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Soccer By Other Means
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » Essays
All eyes are on Brazil this year as it plays host to the World Cup. 32 teams will vie to become soccer world champions. Aside from love of soccer, most of the countries playing this year have a common bond in the form of U.S. military intervention in their homelands. Sometimes for better, sometimes for worse, sometimes just because. One thing's for sure, the list is long.
World Cup: A Summary of all Twenty Tournaments Since 1930
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
This book contains information and statistics for every world cup since the first one in 1930. It includes every game and every score, the different formats and ways in which teams have been pitted against each other over the years, the selection of host countries, official mascots and songs, prize winnings, and a short history of how the world cup got its start.
Sport magazine's World Cup Stories
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 14,920. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
World Cup Stories tells a shocking or surprising tale from every World Cup. It features stunning true stories, including: - The France captain executed as a Nazi - Osama Bin Laden’s plot to blow up the England team - The 100-hour Football War between El Salvador and Honduras
My Four World Cups 1998 2002 2006 2010
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,900. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This sparkling collection of football blogs is the second book spawned by ANR, a website with 120,000 readers worldwide The first was The Professor Arsene Wenger at Arsenal, published by Virgin in 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2008. These descriptions of the last four tournaments will refresh your memories, make you laugh, and contradict what you think you know. Hilarious, edgy and unique.
Acaju
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,320. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Brazil. For Europeans in the 1700s, a frontier in which all dreams could come true. The dream of saving souls. The dream of scientific discoveries. The dream of wealth. Wealth from the sugar fields, only attainable with the enslavement of both African and native peoples. Wealth that can be created only from human misery. Acaju explores this world with the passion of great story-telling.
Power Play
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,770. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » General
From Alaska’s North Slope to Brazil’s urban slums, webs of murder, jealousy and revenge threaten to rip apart families and destroy entire communities. Secrets may offer the only path to salvation. No one said change was easy.
The18th Law
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
Football: a world-wide sport, easy to learn and play. Full of charm but prone to cheating. Higher up the ladder players refine their skills and deceit, the joy of playing is surmounted by the need of winning. Ways are found to bend and break the laws of the game. Pro-football teaches the young good and bad habits: fair play and foul play: the 18th law is a breakthrough system to reshape the game.
Keeping On Keeping On---23---African Safari---Kenya-Tanzania III
Series: Keeping On Keeping On---A Retiree's Travels Abroad 2006-2016---A Personal Travelogue of People, Places and Pictures, Book 23. Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This e-book is one in a series of 28 similar e-books recounting the author's travel adventures independently or as part of a tour group during the period 2006-2016. They describe in a light-hearted style, with photographs, anecdotes and specific descriptive highlights, his personal travels, as a retiree, to South America, New Zealand, the Far East, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Antarctica.
Keeping On Keeping On---22---African Safari---Kenya-Tanzania II
Series: Keeping On Keeping On---A Retiree's Travels Abroad 2006-2016---A Personal Travelogue of People, Places and Pictures, Book 22. Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This e-book is one in a series of 28 similar e-books recounting the author's travel adventures independently or as part of a tour group during the period 2006-2016. They describe in a light-hearted style, with photographs, anecdotes and specific descriptive highlights, his personal travels, as a retiree, to South America, New Zealand, the Far East, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Antarctica.
Keeping On Keeping On---21---African Safari---Kenya-Tanzania I
Series: Keeping On Keeping On---A Retiree's Travels Abroad 2006-2016---A Personal Travelogue of People, Places and Pictures, Book 21. Price: Free! Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
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This e-book is one in a series of 28 similar e-books recounting the author's travel adventures independently or as part of a tour group during the period 2006-2016. They describe in a light-hearted style, with photographs, anecdotes and specific descriptive highlights, his personal travels, as a retiree, to South America, New Zealand, the Far East, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Antarctica.