Encyclopedia of International Games


Published in: Google Books > Sports & Recreation > Multiplayer Games | Published on 19/Jul/2021 02:23

603 pages , McFarland , 2016-03-17
The Olympic Games, revived in 1896, are the most well known international multisport gathering—but since 1896, hundreds of other competitions based on the Olympic Games model have been established whose histories have not been well documented. The Encyclopedia of International Games captures (in one alphabetical sequence) the historie...[Read More]



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Stroke of Genius


Published in: Google Books > Sports & Recreation > Multiplayer Games | Published on 19/Jul/2021 01:19

240 pages , Penguin Group Australia , 2016-08-29
Today Victor Trumper is, literally, a legend - revered for deeds lost in time, a hallowed name from the golden era from before the moving image began to dictate memories and Bradman reset the records. In life, Trumper was Australia's first world beater - at his peak just after Federation, he was not just a cricketer but an...[Read More]



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Classic Bengals The 50 Greatest Games in Cincinnati Bengals History


Published in: Google Books > Sports & Recreation > Best Games | Published on 12/Jul/2021 11:57

232 pages , Classic Sports , 2018
"In Classic Bengals, authors Steve Watkins and Dick Maloney give a tour of the best moments in the Bengals's long history, which will evoke special memories from longtime fans and delight those who currently follow the team"--



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A Course Called Scotland Searching the Home of Golf for the Secret to Its Game


Published in: Google Books > Sports & Recreation > Best Games | Published on 12/Jul/2021 10:18

336 pages , Simon & Schuster , 2019-06-04
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * “One of the best golf books this century.” —Golf Digest Tom Coyne’s A Course Called Scotland is a heartfelt and humorous celebration of his quest to play golf on every links course in Scotland, the birthplace of the game he loves. For much of his adult life, bestselling author Tom Coyne has bee...[Read More]



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The 50 Greatest Red Sox Games


Published in: Google Books > Sports & Recreation > Best Games | Published on 12/Jul/2021 08:38

256 pages , Wiley , 2006-03-10
Advance Praise for THE 50 GREATEST RED SOX GAMES "Here's the deal. It costs about $43 for a grandstand seat at Fenway Park these days, unless you buy the ticket from a scalper, which makes the cost $2 million. If you went to just 50 games of any dimension that means the cost would be either $2,150 or $100 million. Here, for considerably les...[Read More]



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?The Greatest Game Ever Played in Dixie? The Nashville Vols, Their 1908 Season, and the Championship Game


Published in: Google Books > Sports & Recreation > Best Games | Published on 21/Jun/2021 08:23

292 pages , McFarland , 2007-07-23
In 1908 baseball was the only game that mattered in the South. With no major league team in the region, rivalries between Southern Association cities such as Atlanta, Birmingham, Memphis, and New Orleans were heated. This season, however, no city was as baseball-crazed as Nashville, whose Vols had been league doormat in 1907. After an u...[Read More]



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The Best Game Ever Giants Vs. Colts, 1958, and the Birth of the Modern NFL


Published in: Google Books > Sports & Recreation > Best Games | Published on 20/Jun/2021 21:33

303 pages , Grove Press , 2009-04
Recreates the drama of Johnny Unitas's heroics in the 1958 sudden-death classic between the Baltimore Colts and the New York Giants.



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Kirby Puckett's Baseball Games


Published in: Google Books > Sports & Recreation > Kids Safe Games | Published on 31/May/2021 04:11

112 pages , Workman Publishing Company , 1996
Games, advice, and tips for developing the four baseball skills of hitting, running, catching, and throwing.



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National Hockey League Official Guide and Record Book 2002


Published in: Google Books > Sports & Recreation > Car Games | Published on 24/May/2021 20:01

608 pages , Total Sports , 2001-10
Reviews each team's roster and previous season record, lists individual and team records, and includes Stanley cup results and records



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Stock Car Fun and Games Puzzles, Word Games, and More!


Published in: Google Books > Sports & Recreation > Car Games | Published on 24/May/2021 10:15

128 pages , Premium PressAmer , 1996
Crossword puzzles, word searches, and word scrambles dealing with Stock Cars and their drivers.



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Fighting the Good Fight Why On-Ice Violence Is Killing Hockey


Published in: Google Books > Sports & Recreation > Fighting Games | Published on 04/Apr/2021 21:53

384 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2011-12-07
A veteran hockey writer takes on hockey culture and the NHL—addressing the game's most controversial issue Whether it's on-ice fist fights or head shots into the glass, hockey has become a nightly news spectacle—with players pummeling and bashing each other across the ice like drunken gladiators. And while the NHL may actual...[Read More]



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Coaching Girls' Basketball From the How-to's of the Game to Practical, Real-world Advice, Your Definitive Guide to Successfully Coaching Girls


Published in: Google Books > Sports & Recreation > Girl Games | Published on 29/Mar/2021 18:30

208 pages , Three Rivers Press , 2001
A guide to coaching girls' basketball that includes information on the game's rules, drills and strategies, motivating players, helping girls learn from their playing experiences, and other related topics.



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