220 pages , McFarland , 2011-09-07 In 1926, Gertrude Ederle became the first female to swim the English Channel—and broke the existing record time in doing so. Although today she is considered a pioneer in women’s swimming, women were swimming competitively 50 years earlier. This historical book details the early period of women’s competitive swimming in the United...[Read More]
131 pages , Silverback Books , 2007-10-30 Wrestling, close-combat, self-defence and combat sports (in or out of the ring), with the exception of martial arts, are here analysed by a specialist double. A first-rate publication overflowing with on-the-spot photographs depicting facial injuries, sweating bodies, physical effort, bruises, muscles and brute force.
88 pages , 2010-09-14 Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Mortal Kombat is a best-selling series of fighting games created by Ed Boon and John Tobias in 1992. Mortal Kombat began as a series of arcade games, which were picked up by Acclaim Entertainment for the home console versions. Then...[Read More]
256 pages , Simon and Schuster , 2014-04-10 Now a major film starring Jon Hamm, this is the wonderful story of two young Indians who became pro baseball pitchers. JB Bernstein seemed to have it all. One of the top sports agents in the US, he worked hard and enjoyed the bachelor lifestyle to the full. But he hankered for more, and when he set himself a challenge - to unea...[Read More]
112 pages , Rowman & Littlefield , 2012-02-21 How to safely and successfully hike and backpack with kids, from infants to teenagers is all here in a durable, packable, full-color package. Former NOLS instructor and current mom Molly Absolon tells how to plan trips for kids, what to pack, games to play, kid-favorite food and snacks for the trail, and other tips and tricks...[Read More]
160 pages , 1996 This is a complete guide to sporting shooting, aimed at the novice. It tackles the entire range of sporting shooting activities and covers topics such as the history of shooting, safety, the law and game shooting.
416 pages , Spiegel & Grau , 2015-08-18 A comprehensive big-game hunting guide, perfect for hunters ranging from first-time novices to seasoned experts, with more than 400 photographs, including work by renowned outdoor photographer John Hafner Steven Rinella was raised in a hunting family and has been pursuing wild game his entire life. In this first-ever complete guide...[Read More]
160 pages , Random House , 2010-06-30 Master your game from the inside out! With more than 800,000 copies sold since it was first published thirty years ago, this phenomenally successful guide has become a touchstone for hundreds of thousands of people. Not just for tennis players, or even just for athletes in general, this handbook works for anybody who wants to improve...[Read More]
224 pages , Gun Digest Books , 2007-06-24 Become a better long-range shot! How well can you shoot at 200 yards? 500? How about 1,000? L.P. Brenzy has taught many shooters the art of accurate, long range rifle work, and in Gun Digest Book of Long-Range Shooting he shares the skills and practice techniques that will put you on target. You learn: How to select the best rifl...[Read More]
96 pages , 2003-08-29 At last, the most useful gift and piece of kit for every shooting enthusiast. This sturdy hardcover book is designed to fit in any shooting jacket and is invaluable to record the names of Guns, the weather conditions and not least of all, the bag. Including shooting seasons, weights and over forty double-page entries this book will be used again and again t...[Read More]
256 pages , Hachette Books , 2019-04-02 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "Reilly pokes more holes in Trump's claims than there are sand traps on all of his courses combined. It is by turns amusing and alarming." -- The New Yorker "Golf is the spine of this shocking, wildly humorous book, but humanity is its flesh and spirit." -- Chicago Sun-Times "Every one of Trump's most disg...[Read More]