Beasts Of Britain is a book by Andy McGrath, a Cryptozoology 'enthusiast' who has spent over 25 years of researching and obsessing about the unknown creatures living right under our noses here on this tiny island in the North Atlantic. From a wildlife point of view, the accepted fauna of The British Isles were discovered and catalogued in their finite and immovable state in the 19th century. Nothing has really been added to this list or considered worthy since and the continual reports of Water Monsters, Bigfoot, Mystery Big Cats and ...
The P1 Powerboat Championship took place in Plymouth Sound on the19th May 2012 and whilst overcast, the light for photography was good. This is the third book in the series "Events To Attend" and provided great entertainment for the afternoon. The 300 plus photographs in this e-book are displayed in portrait format and show the powerboats and the action on the sea.
The first pieces in this short collection have not been published before and were originally written for a fly-tying magazine. The author was invited to write them, having sent the editor a speculative letter - he does that a lot - but then heard nothing more. That happens a lot too. Not with The Angling Times, though, which commissioned the Bad Angler columns. A few of them are included here - the rest are collected in The Complete Bad Angler.
There follows an extract from Year of the Spider, which documents a year's fly fishing on ...
In January 1886, Evan Lewis used his dreaded stranglehold on Sorakichi Matsada. According to several newspapers, Lewis attempted to "strangle Sorakichi to death". The reaction was so strong, Lewis' pet move was banned in the rematch a month later. What Lewis did to Sorakichi Matsada in the return match would cement his reputation as a vicious submission expert.
Lewis continued wrestling for 13 more years including a two-year run as American Heavyweight Wrestling Champion. Lewis never really escaped the shadow of his actions in the ...
Are you wondering who is going to win the 2014 NBA Championship?
Are you interested in the Miami Heat?
The Miami Heat 'Big Three' seem to have taken the NBA by storm. The first year they were together they lost in The NBA Championship. The second and third year they won the NBA Championship. If you are a gambler, or just an avid basketball fan, this books explains why the Heat are going to three-peat.
What you'll learn inside:
- Who the Top NBA Competitors are
- Why the Heat are so good
- Why the Heat are going to ...
They call it "The Greatest Sport on Earth" for a reason.
It just took me 26 years to figure out why.
If you live long enough, life will throw you to your back.
And when it does, you're much better off if you've wrestled.
You learn later in life how vital the disciplines of wrestling are, especially against a seemingly insurmountable opponent in a disease or illness.
Twenty-six years ago, my goal and mission in life was to win a New York State Wrestling Championship.
I committed myself to a lifestyle and made the sacrifices. ...
Learn How To Start Running NOW!
Have you ever seen someone running down the street, and thought, "If only I could do that, I could be healthier and skinnier?" This book shows you how to become that runner no matter your existing ability. Anyone can become a runner with proper training and motivation, and I'm going to show you how.
Learn the first steps to becoming a runner
Taking your first steps as a runner can be challenging and frustrating without a solid plan. Too many books push you too hard and too fast which can lead to ...
A Green Ember story set during Heather and Picket's arrival at Cloud Mountain, The Last Archer follows the journey of Jo Shanks. Jo is a gifted archer with a burden on his back and a fire within. Eager to see the Longtreaders receive justice, he travels from his Halfwind Citadel home to a Cloud Mountain poised on the brink of war. What he finds there will confront his convictions and test his resolve as the war begins and King Jupiter's heir is revealed.
A kingdom in the balance. An arrow aimed at the heart of darkness.
Who will ...
Graduating from Harvard in 1834, Richard Henry Dana, Jr. enlisted as a common sailor on a voyage around Cape Horn on the brig Pilgrim. He returned to Massachusetts two years later aboard the Alert (which left California sooner than the Pilgrim). He kept a diary throughout his sea adventures, and, after returning home, he penned what has been widely recognized as an American classic, Two Years Before the Mast, first published in 1840, the same year of his admission to the bar.
Genre: Sports & Outdoors
/ Length: 415 Pages (1,069 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Mar 31st, 2020