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Best Backyard BBQ Recipes from Around the World: 100 Quick and Easy Grilling Recipes by Sarah Spencer (The Cookbook Publisher) 4.4 Stars (7 Reviews)    Price verified 3 hours ago

Be adventurous and bring the flavors of the World's best BBQ recipes in your own backyard! Download FREE with Kindle Unlimited! Barbecuing is the oldest cooking method that ever existed. Thousands of years ago, our ancestors roasted meat and vegetables over the campfire. Today, the situation is no different -- we grill various foods and enjoy eating with our family and friends. This book offers 100 barbecue recipes from all the region of the World including: ?North America ?The Caribbean ?South ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 176 Pages (4,331 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 13th, 2020

Archery for Beginners: Master the Archery Bow Technique for Hunting and Target Practice by Robert Fairbanks (Loco Media) 3.4 Stars (9 Reviews)    Price verified 15 minutes ago

A Guide On How To Become A Good Archery Archery is an important skill for survival. Early civilizations rely on archery to hunt for food and also as a means of defense in warfare. Today, archery is now considered as a sport. Aside from the Olympic Games, there are now many organizations that hold archery competition. With popular culture featuring archery as a thrilling sport, it is no wonder why it has become a trendy sport for everyone. If you are one of the many people who want to learn archery, and then let this book give you ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 37 Pages (485 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 13th, 2020

Eight Minutes to Better Golf: How to Improve Your Game by Finding Your Natural Swing by Ji Kim (Skyhorse) 3.7 Stars (10 Reviews)    Price verified 14 hours ago

Eight Minutes to Better Golf enables golfers to find their best swing quickly using a simple, effective approach—the “Focus Drill" method—that golf instructor Ji Kim has been perfecting over a thirty-year period. As a result, he's earned the nickname “Doctor of Golf" among many of his more than 60,000 students. Kim's methods and philosophy even prompted Kelly Tilghman, a celebrity announcer on the Golf Channel, to coin a phrase to describe them. Thus, the practices became known as the “Circle of Golf." This book covers various ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 225 Pages (13,800 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 13th, 2020

Long-Term Survival: The Leading Prepper's Guide to Turn Your Home into a Disaster-Proof Shelter for Self-Sufficient Living by Beau Griffin 4.4 Stars (46 Reviews)    Price verified 14 hours ago

Are You Prepared for LONG TERM Survival? Not every disaster can be fixed. Whether it's an epidemic or a super volcano, an asteroid strike or a world war, there are large scale disasters hovering over mankind's future that would bring civilization to an abrupt and permanent end. But as any good prepper knows, that doesn't mean the end of life altogether. If you think ahead, plan ahead and prepare before disaster strikes, you can continue to live a good and healthy life completely off the grid. I've Spent My Life Honing My Own ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 78 Pages (2,802 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 13th, 2020

50 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT BEING A SKI INSTRUCTOR: 50 Travel Tips from a Local by Timo Holmquist (CZYK Publishing) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 15 minutes ago

Have you ever wondered what it's like to live, work and play in a winter wonderland? Have you ever wanted to create lasting, memorable experiences for others? Have you ever wanted to ski and make money at the same time? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this book is for you! 50 Things to Know About Being a Ski Instructor, by Timo Holmquist, offers a unique inside guide to mastering the ski instructing profession. Most books on this topic are surprisingly lacking, and will often only endeavor to provide a brief ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 78 Pages (487 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 13th, 2020

50 Things to Know About Coaching: Coaching Today’s Athletes by 50 Things To Know (CZYK Publishing) 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 52 minutes ago

Book Description Do I want to become an elite coach in my sport? Do I want inspire my players to be successful in sport, but also in their lives? Do I want to learn qualities that make me a great coaching candidate? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this book is for you. 50 Things to Know About Coaching, by Shane A. Reinhard, offers an approach to coaching sport that is not just about wins and losses, but more about skill development, relationship building, and being successful outside of sport. Most books on ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 42 Pages (1,236 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 13th, 2020

Mental Toughness For Young Athletes (Parent's Guide): Eight Proven 5-Minute Mindset Exercises For Kids And Teens Who Play Competitive Sports by Troy Horne (Buggily Group Inc.) 5.0 Stars (8 Reviews)    Price verified 15 minutes ago

Finally! There is A Mental Toughness Book For Young Athletes! Hey Parents, Troy Horne here. Your mental toughness guide! If you are reading this you probably have a young athlete who struggles with in-game confidence and maybe even sports performance anxiety. I am here to help parents understand how to help your young athlete navigate this mental toughness journey. I know where you are and I know how to help you help your young athlete find their mental toughness. I have purchased a lot of books about mental toughness in ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 74 Pages (2,270 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 13th, 2020

Fly Fishing 101: The Ultimate Fly Fishing Guide for Beginners by Robert Fairbanks (Loco Media) 3.1 Stars (21 Reviews)    Price verified 17 hours ago

Fly Fishing: A Great Hobby To Start Fly fishing is one of the oldest forms of sports fishing. It was practiced by ancient people to catch fish for consumption. However, fly fishing became a popular sport or hobby in the modern times. In fact, there are many references that discusses about the science as well as art of fly fishing. Fly fishing is a rewarding activity because it does not only make you commune with nature but it also helps you practice your patience and achieve peace of mind while waiting for a fish to take on your ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 36 Pages (529 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 13th, 2020

Camping Dessert Cookbook: Quick and Easy Dessert Recipes to Make at the Campsite (Camp Cooking Book 10) by Louise Davidson (The Cookbook Publisher) 4.5 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 21 hours ago

Nothing says camping better than sitting around the campfire sharing stories and eating the most delightful sweets after a day full of activities Download FREE with Kindle Unlimited Summer! How we look forward to these long, sunny days, and getting outside with our friends and loved ones. For those of us who like to go camping, food is a big part of that experience. We'll grill and barbecue, enjoy a huge variety of fresh fruit and salads, and then it's time for dessert! In this book, we're sharing 50 of our favorite camping ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 94 Pages (2,896 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 13th, 2020

How to Improve Your Fly Fishing & Catching by Tom McCoy 4.0 Stars (33 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

Fly fishing is an ever evolving sport. We reach various plateaus in our knowledge and skills which require some agent to move us forward. This book is one of those agents. It contains some very simple and commonsense tips on how to improve your fly fishing and catching. Nothing earth shattering or new to the universe, I can assure you, but embracing these concepts will surely make your time on the water more productive and more fun. Who am I to tell you how to improve your fly fishing? I ask myself this question each time I find ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 176 Pages (5,169 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 12th, 2020

The Hunt, Coming of Age by MICHAEL BOISCLAIR Price verified one day ago

A young man's first solo hunting experience, a tradition of his family heritage.

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 26 Pages (1,259 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 12th, 2020

Mixed Foursome (The Zach Roper Golf Mysteries volumes 1-4) by M.H. Burton (BurtonBooks) 3.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 18 hours ago

As a young man Zach Roper dreamed of becoming a professional golfer and he might even have had the talent to make the grade, but any early marriage and children sent him in a different direction. He became a cop, pounding a beat at first, then graduating to detective work. He learned to be a damned good detective and prided himself in his work. Then came retirement and, at age 50, he decided to take a whack at making the PGA's Championship Tour. He knows it's a long shot, but he has to see if he can cut it. There's nothing to hold ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 247 Pages (894 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 12th, 2020

THE CHESAPEAKE TODAY January 2015: All Crime, All The Time by Huggins Point Publishing (Huggins Point Publishing Co. LLC) 2.9 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 10 hours ago

The Chesapeake region's only all crime newspaper covering all areas surrounding the Chesapeake Bay. Extensive coverage of crime and cops and detailed information on many major crimes. While many like to blame lenient Judges for repeat offenders being allowed to run free and commit more crimes, often the plea deals approved by States Attorneys, Chief Prosecutors, and Commonwealth Attorneys are to blame for more law-abiding citizens becoming crime victims of violent and dangerous criminals. DUI and DWI arrests and tracking of repeat ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Size: 4,245 KB / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 12th, 2020

The All Nations Team by Michael Jasper (UnWrecked Press) 4.4 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified 18 hours ago

An unlikely team of misfit players, and the coach fighting to hold them all together... In his first season as head coach of the All Nations team, former slave George Grunion contends with racist crowds, low team morale, and... the ghost of the previous head coach. And if George can't hold the All Nations together, he loses more than his job and his team. He'll miss his chance to fulfill the prophecy made by his prescient centerfielder Mack -- that George will be reunited with his estranged family before the 1918 season ends. If ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 286 Pages (876 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 12th, 2020

Swimming Pool Basics For Servicing Professionals: Learn The Basics, Pass The Exam & Start Your Own Swimming Pool Cleaning Business by Richard Franklin 3.9 Stars (9 Reviews)    Price verified one hour ago

***BUY PAPERBACK VERSION AND GET THIS KINDLE VERSION FREE*** There are thousands of swimming pools that need maintenance every day! Swimming pool maintenance business is desirable for many reasons: You can make your own schedule It has low startup cost It is not affected by economy downturn and it has GREAT income potential! As a sole residential swimming pool technician, you can expect to make anywhere from 50k-100k average in State of California for your first year! As with any business, annual income can vary based on ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 130 Pages (2,478 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 12th, 2020

Trout Quintet: Five Stories of Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Fly Fishing by Steve Raymond (Skyhorse) 4.6 Stars (6 Reviews)    Price verified 20 hours ago

This is a new book from the Pacific Northwest's finest angling writer. There is an abundance of literature on the pleasure and wonder of fly fishing. The themes are familiar and well traveled: ruminations on aging and the passage of time; musings on marriage and balancing the love of friends and families with that of fishing; reflections on the need for companionship versus the quiet beauty and solitude of fly fishing. Now, Steve Raymond takes these well-explored subjects and views them through the lens of fiction. With flowing ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 202 Pages (1,074 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 11th, 2020

Palm Stick Self-Defense Guide: What to Look for in this Devastating & Practical Defense Tool by Pat Smith 3.8 Stars (7 Reviews)    Price verified 14 hours ago

Palm Sticks like the Kubotan and Koppo are increasingly becoming the everyday carry of choice among self-defense enthusiasts. This guide covers the basic history of Palm Sticks in the martial arts, as well as covering the potential self-defense benefits of using them. The guide also provides important practical advice on choosing effective Palm Sticks and also ordinary tools that can be used as Palm Sticks. A must read for anyone interested in personal self-defense in our increasingly hostile world.

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 65 Pages (2,251 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 10th, 2020

Pilot Down, Presumed Dead - Special Illustrated Edition by Marjorie Phleger (Adventure Books of Seattle) 3.8 Stars (21 Reviews)    Price verified 18 hours ago

Marjorie Phleger's timeless tale of survival and one man's interaction with nature has appeared on hundreds of recommended reading lists for both young and old since 1963. Adventure Books of Seattle presents this classic novel in a Special Illustrated Edition. Book Description: Young pilot Steve Ferris makes a good living taking fishermen from San Diego to coastal settlements in Baja California. But on one return trip, Ferris flies into what the Mexicans call a chubasco - a sudden summer storm that can strike with near-hurricane ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 144 Pages (1,094 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 9th, 2020

Hail Mary: The Inside Story of BYU's Miracle Bowl Comeback by Ryan Tibbetts (Cedar Fort, Inc.) 4.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

It's the win that put BYU on the map. It's the comeback that came out of nowhere. It's the Miracle Bowl. Get inside the players' heads and find out how the final seconds of one game changed the course of BYU football history forever. This must-read book for fans of all ages will inspire you with the monumental power of preparation, heart, grit, and persistence.

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Size: 6,405 KB / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 9th, 2020

Robinson Crusoe - Special Redux Edition by Robert M Blevins (Adventure Books of Seattle) 3.7 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 13 hours ago

The classic tale of survival and ultimate redemption by Daniel Defoe has been completely re-edited by Adventure Books of Seattle. 'God still has a part in the book,' says editor Robert M Blevins, 'but a smaller one and more fitting to the actual adventure... ' Included are 27 of the best images drawn from classic versions of the book published over the last 300 years. The Special Redux Edition corrects many of the flaws in Defoe's original including a slight restructuring of events, since Defoe often related things out of order in ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 145 Pages (593 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 9th, 2020

Apauk, Caller of Buffalo by James Willard Schultz (Enhanced Media Publishing) 4.4 Stars (48 Reviews)    Price verified 15 minutes ago

Blackfoot boy Apauk longs to be the Buffalo Caller, the member of the tribe responsible for luring buffalo to a death trap concealed beyond the edge of a cliff. Apauk endures many tests, some of them heartbreaking, before he learns the 'medicine' or secret to being a master of the herd. This is his story.

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 142 Pages (430 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 3rd, 2020

Lost in Boxing: A Free Companion eBook To Dark Trade by Jimmy Tobin (Hamilcar Publications) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 14 hours ago

Dark Trade: Lost In Boxing, by Donald McRae, award-winning author of eleven non-fiction books and staff writer for The Guardian, is widely considered one of the best boxing books all time. In this companion eBook, Carlos Acevedo, author of Sporting Blood: Tales from the Dark Side of Boxing; Jimmy Tobin, author of Killed in Brazil?: The Mysterious Death of Arturo "Thunder" Gatti; and Oliver Goldstein pay tribute to McRae and offer fresh snapshots of the fighters profiled in his masterpiece. The full list of essays in this collection ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 98 Pages (5,934 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 1st, 2020

Instrument Flying Handbook (Federal Aviation Administration): FAA-H-8083-15B by Federal Aviation Administration (Skyhorse) 3.9 Stars (110 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

This is the FAA's primary pilot resource for instrument flight rules and training. It (IFR) covers everything pertinent to operating an aircraft, both in instrument meteorological conditions (IMC) and without reference to outside visuals, relying solely on the information gleaned from the cockpit. Information applies to both analog and electronic flight displays, and is organized into separate coverage of the traditional and pictorial displays. Instrument Flying Handbook includes chapters on national airspace system, the air traffic ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 368 Pages (77,872 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 30th, 2020

Tales from the Chicago Bulls Locker Room: A Collection of the Greatest Bulls Stories Ever Told (Tales from the Team) by Bill Wennington (Sports Publishing) 4.5 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 2 days ago

Chicago Bulls fans thought they had it so good. From 1991 through 1993 the Bulls won three consecutive NBA titles behind the talents of Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen. When Jordan retired in the fall of 1993, those fans thought the good times were over. In the fall of 1995, however, Jordan was ready to make a full return to NBA action, Pippen was still the best number-two man in basketball, and then bad-boy Dennis Rodman was signed to join the franchise that had grown to hate him. Suddenly, the Bulls had the greatest team in NBA ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 224 Pages (3,708 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 29th, 2020

Who's Better, Who's Best in Football?: Setting the Record Straight on the Top 65 NFL Players of the Past 65 Years by Steve Silverman (Sports Publishing) 4.0 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

Who are the best quarterbacks in NFL history? How about running backs? Wide receivers? How can we objectively rate the performance of individual defensive players? And how can we make reasonable judgments about players at different positions and from different eras? Who is the greatest football player of all time? Jerry Rice? Lawrence Taylor? Jim Brown? Such are the questions pondered by pro football writer Steve Silverman late at night (and during the day). As statistician Elliott Kalb did with baseball, basketball, and golf, ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 248 Pages (3,986 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 27th, 2020

Captain Crash and the Dallas Cowboys: From Sideline to Goal Line with Cliff Harris by Cliff Harris (Sports Publishing) 4.4 Stars (7 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

How does it feel to see your name among the Cowboys greats in Texas Stadium's Ring of Honor? What was it like to be recruited by professional scouts? What happened to the guy who hooked Randy White in the back with a wayward fishhook? How did legendary coach Tom Landry motivate his players? How did a waterbed and transcendental meditation help Cliff Harris gain an edge over his opponents? Replete with memories from his college days at Ouachita Baptist and then as a member of the Dallas Cowboys during the “America's Team" era, Cliff ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 208 Pages (11,244 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 27th, 2020

Ain't Love Grand!: Earthworms to Elephant Seals (Chicago Shorts) by Marty Crump (University of Chicago Press) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 52 minutes ago

The natural world is filled with diverse -- not to mention quirky and odd -- animal behaviors. Consider the male praying mantis that continues to mate after being beheaded; the insects, insects, and birds that offer gifts of food in return for sex; the male hip-pocket frog that carries his own tadpoles; the baby spiders that dine on their mother; or the starfish that sheds an arm or two to escape a predator's grasp. In Ain't Love Grand, Marty Crump -- a tropical field biologist well known for her work with the reproductive behavior ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 57 Pages (3,745 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 27th, 2020

Facing Michael Jordan: Players Recall the Greatest Basketball Player Who Ever Lived by Sean Deveney (Sports Publishing) 4.7 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 22 hours ago

Relive the magic of the greatest player to ever step on the court. “Air Jordan," “His Airness," “MJ." Whatever you call him, Michael Jeffrey Jordan can be considered one of the greatest basketball players of all-time. During his career, Jordan won six NBA championships and was a 14-time All-Star, five-time NBA MVP, and six-time NBA Finals MVP. To say Jordan was dominant during his career would be a severe understatement. Now for the first time ever, hear stories from opponents, teammates, and coaches about what it was like to ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 226 Pages (2,942 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 27th, 2020

The Max Golf Workout by John Little (Skyhorse) 2.7 Stars (7 Reviews)    Price verified 21 hours ago

The first book on golf fitness to provide a complete weight training program specifically targeting the muscles used in the golf swing. For years, strength training was dismissed as an unimportant consideration in improving the golfer's game. But now that more and more professional and amateur golfers have turned to strength training with outstanding results, we know that working out is an absolutely critical factor in boosting golfers' health, fitness, and performance. In The Max Golf Workout, John Little, founder of Max Contraction ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 193 Pages (19,801 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 26th, 2020

Hilarious Fishing Cartoons by John Troy (Skyhorse) 4.3 Stars (12 Reviews)    Price verified 18 hours ago

Any angler who has ever been out-fished by a beginner with a twig and some twine or questioned whether bass are smarter than he is will be in good company here. Hilarious Fishing Cartoons pokes fun at every kind of angling absurdity. Tiers struggling to tie microscopic flies, bass fishermen who catch more boots than bass, weekenders loaded down with every gizmo and piece of tackle in the shop, and fanatical, freezing ice fishermen doomed to drill and not grill are all represented. Troy's pen is deft and clever, and his one-liners are ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 176 Pages (49,062 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 26th, 2020

150 Survival Secrets: Advice on Survival Kits, Extreme Weather, Rapid Evacuation, Food Storage, Active Shooters, First Aid, and More by James C. Jones (Skyhorse) 4.4 Stars (14 Reviews)    Price verified 23 hours ago

As the world gets more dangerous, you have to be prepared for anything, even the worst. In 150 Survival Secrets, seasoned survivalist James C. Jones provides insider tips to help you and your family survive any catastrophe. Divided into practical sections, 150 Survival Secrets answers every question you've ever had about disaster preparedness. One section lists the practical details of making it through any kind of emergency situation. Some topics include: • How to survive extreme winter conditions • How to put together a ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 308 Pages (31,702 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 26th, 2020

Golfing with Dad: The Game's Greatest Players Reflect on Their Fathers and the Game They Love by David Barrett (Skyhorse) 4.6 Stars (6 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

Golfing With Dad is a heartwarming collection of golf's best players' favorite memories with their fathers and how those memories shaped them not only as players, but the men they are today. Many professional golfers have been greatly influenced by their fathers, and some of the very best have contributed interviews to this special book, edited by longtime Golf magazine editor David Barrett, the author of Miracle at Merion. Contributors include Brad Adamonis, Stewart Cink, Ray Floyd, Jay Haas, J.J. Henry, Peter Jacobsen, Christina ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 162 Pages (5,319 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 26th, 2020

The Pocket Guide to Spring and Fall Turkey Hunting: A Hunter's Quick Reference Book (Skyhorse Pocket Guides) by Monte Burch (Skyhorse) 3.1 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 15 minutes ago

A handy guide to hunting one of America's favorite game birds. Having lived most of his life in rural Missouri, Monte Burch has a wealth of knowledge to share on all things hunting. In The Pocket Guide to Spring and Fall Turkey Hunting, Burch draws on more than two decades of turkey hunting experience and collects it in an easily accessible pocket guide. Included is essential advice on: Selecting the right shotgun and shells Effectively using friction boxes, tube calls, diaphragms, and more Hunting with a bow Scouting Choosing and ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 113 Pages (10,107 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 26th, 2020

The Original Six: How the Canadiens, Bruins, Rangers, Blackhawks, Maple Leafs, and Red Wings Laid the Groundwork for Today?s National Hockey League by Lew Freedman (Sports Publishing) 4.0 Stars (20 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

Since the inception of the National Hockey League on November 26, 1917, the sport of hockey has been one of the most popular games across the globe. After the National Hockey Association (NHA), which had been founded in 1909, ceased operations, the NHL took over and became a mainstay for the sport. While there had been teams that dated back to the 1800s and many that came and went through the years, there are six teams which are considered to be the Original or Traditional Six: the Montreal Canadiens, Boston Bruins, New York ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 328 Pages (3,254 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 26th, 2020

The Complete History of Cross-Country Running: From the Nineteenth Century to the Present Day by Andrew Boyd Hutchinson (Carrel Books) 4.2 Stars (17 Reviews)    Price verified 2 days ago

In The Complete History of Cross-Country Running, author Andrew Boyd Hutchinson captures the full history of cross-country running, from the early 1800s to the present day, on both a national and international scale. It includes chronicles of legendary teams, inspirational tales of achievement, controversies, and interviews with record?breaking runners past and present. From Walter George and Alfred Shrubb to Steve Prefontaine, Bill Rogers, and Galen Rupp -- and everyone in between -- Hutchinson uncovers all angles, via training ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 328 Pages (42,003 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 26th, 2020

Backyard Birding: Using Natural Gardening to Attract Birds by Julie Zickefoose (Skyhorse) 4.6 Stars (17 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

Bird watchers everywhere dream of a landscape filled with berry-laden branches, nesting spots among twining vines, and birds crowding their feeding stations. Let Backyard Birding show you how to lay out the welcome mat for your feathered friends by considering all of their needs, including year-round water, food, and shelter. Whether you're looking to create a hummingbird garden, install a water feature, create perches for birds, or simply let a corner of your property run wild, you'll find all of the inspiration and information you ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 256 Pages (3,626 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 26th, 2020

Soccer Finishing: Learn How to Score More Goals by Andy Rodriguez 3.5 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 15 minutes ago

Read about a simple yet, highly effective goalscoring system. Improve on your Soccer Finishing Skills and get the winning results you really want. A personalized Caoching Method. Learn how to Score More Goals and Score Better. The Soccer Finishing training system is specifically designed for goalscorers, parents, and coaches - to help troubleshoot problem areas, unleash hidden abilities, and unlock peak performance. Following the steps in the Soccer Finishing Method helps you do just that!

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 79 Pages (3,986 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 26th, 2020

The Fly-Fisher's Craft: The Art and History by Darrel Martin (Skyhorse) 4.5 Stars (13 Reviews)    Price verified 15 minutes ago

An illustrated guide to historical and modern flies, hooks, lines, and loop rods. Whether looking for a back-to-basics approach to fly-tying or a better understanding of its history, The Fly-Fisher's Craft is the perfect volume to educate the curious angler as well as to provide tips of the trade. A detailed history of fly-tying and historical flies are coupled with the author's personal modern fly patterns, satisfying the fisher's desire for the pastoral and practical. In The Fly-Fisher's Craft, experienced outdoors writer Darrel ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 494 Pages (33,419 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 26th, 2020

Incredible Fishing Stories: Classic Angling Tales from Around the World by Jay Cassell (Skyhorse) Price verified 11 hours ago

Fishing is many things to many people. To some, quietly dangling a worm for a sunfish in a local farm pond is not only exciting, but relaxing and reflective. To others, it's all about the adventure of traveling to exotic locales and fishing for ten-pound rainbow trout in Alaska or 100-pound tarpon in Central America. To others, it's an integral part of life, not just a pastime but something to live for. Still others feel compelled to write about it, to try to understand this sport that grips so many. In this collection, you'll read ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 314 Pages (9,131 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 26th, 2020

Facing Mariano Rivera: Players Recall the Greatest Relief Pitcher Who Ever Lived by David Fischer (Sports Publishing) 4.3 Stars (6 Reviews)    Price verified 19 hours ago

The all-time career leader in saves, with 652, Mariano Rivera is one of the greatest professional athletes in history. Since taking over the closer's role for the New York Yankees in 1997, until his retirement in 2013, Rivera saved 30 or more games in every season but one. In addition, he has an astonishing MLB record 42 postseason saves, with 11 of them coming in the World Series. After 19 seasons in the Major Leagues, his preeminence among relief pitchers is assumed and his induction into Cooperstown assured. And he accomplished ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 312 Pages (1,707 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

Baseball Dads: The Game's Greatest Players Reflect on Their Fathers and the Game They Love by Wayne Stewart (Skyhorse) 4.6 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified 18 hours ago

Baseball Dads is a heartwarming collection of notable major league players' favorite baseball-related memories about how their relationships with their fathers shaped them, not only as players, but as the men they are today. From superstars like David Wright, Josh Hamilton, CC Sabathia, Adrian Gonzalez, Chipper Jones, and Kevin Youkilis, to journeyman big leaguers like Adam LaRoche, J. D. Drew, Shelley Duncan, Barry Zito, and Jeff Francoeur, this inspiring book reveals, through its fifteen vivid profiles, the profound impact fathers ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 161 Pages (2,809 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

Benoit Bucks: Whitetail Tactics for a New Generation by Bryce M. Towsley (Skyhorse) 4.5 Stars (16 Reviews)    Price verified 11 hours ago

Join award-winning author Bryce M. Towsley as he picks the brains of three of the most successful white-tailed deer hunters in America today—Larry, Lane, and Shane Benoit. In this comprehensive volume, Towsley hunts for the real reasons behind the Benoits' unbelievable knack for taking trophy bucks. While most people know the Benoits for their incredible tracking abilities, they are no longer one-dimensional in their hunting techniques. It is true that there may be no better deer hunters in America, but as Shane Benoit is quick to ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 224 Pages (60,407 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

The Pocket Disaster Survival Guide: What to Do When the Lights Go Out by Harris J. Andrews (Skyhorse) 4.1 Stars (18 Reviews)    Price verified 19 hours ago

Whether it's a hurricane bearing down on a home near the coast or a power line downed in a snowstorm near a car, are you prepared for these situations? This slim handbook will provide you with all the information you need to ensure that you, your family, and your pets can weather any emergency crisis. Learn the necessity of backing up important documents, how to safely store food and water for more than a day, and how to communicate with your family and emergency personnel should a disaster strike.

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 161 Pages (2,109 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

The Best There Ever Was: Dan Patch and the Dawn of the American Century by Sharon B. Smith (Skyhorse) 4.6 Stars (8 Reviews)    Price verified 20 hours ago

His winning percentage was well above Jordan's shooting average or Woods's domination of golf tournaments. And he sold products and drew spectators like no one had ever done. He was hands-down the most famous athlete in America's most popular spectator sport, and exactly one hundred years ago you would have been hard pressed to find anybody in the country who didn't know his name. He was Dan Patch, and he was a racehorse. At the turn of the last century, harness racing drew larger crowds and offered bigger paychecks than any other ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 256 Pages (5,240 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

Looking at the Lights: My Path from Fan to a Wrestling Heel by Pete Gas (Sports Publishing) 4.3 Stars (35 Reviews)    Price verified 21 hours ago

How did an untrained former college football player end up in the middle of a ring, wrestling during the highest-rated segment during the WWE's acclaimed Attitude Era? That's the story behind Looking at the Lights. As a childhood friend of Shane McMahon, Pete Gas was given the opportunity most only pray for. Beginning with appearances to interfere in McMahon's matches, his role blossomed into becoming a full-fledge wrestler and leading the Mean Street Posse to WrestleMania, becoming one of the most fascinating success stories of the ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 250 Pages (6,667 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

Having a Career Day: 101 Incredible Baseball Feats by Stan Fischler (Sports Publishing) 4.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

Longtime sportswriter and baseball fan Stan Fischler goes beyond the generic sports tale, recounting the funniest, most incredible stories from throughout the Great American Pastime's long history. Covering teams from across the league, Fischler details the following feats, and 95 more: •Joe DiMaggio committed a case of outfield robbery against Hank Greenberg •A spectator made a pitching change for the Dodgers •Reggie Jackson earned the nickname “Mister October" •One-armed Pete Gray plays center field for the St. Louis ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 210 Pages (3,576 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

Tales from the 1979 Pittsburgh Pirates Dugout: Remembering ?The Fam-A-Lee? (Tales from the Team) by John McCollister (Sports Publishing) 4.7 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

The year is 1979. America is in a funk. And Pittsburgh was no exception. Double-digit inflation, a near disaster at nearby Three Mile Island, and the decline of downtown businesses all placed over the city of Pittsburgh a cloud that grew darker than the smoke that rose from the Homestead Works 25 years earlier. Into this atmosphere of doom and gloom came a cause to celebrate. The 1979 Pirates, under the baton of manager Chuck Tanner, included a cast of characters known as “Scrap Iron," “Cobra," “Teke," “The Candy Man," and, of ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 192 Pages (9,856 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

Living an Armed Life: A Woman's Guide to Adapting Her Carry to Her Changing Life by Lynne Finch (Skyhorse) 4.5 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 22 hours ago

Statistics from the United States Department of Justice regularly report that more than half of all of violent crime is perpetrated against unarmed women. Whether you are part of this demographic or you have a loved one who is, do you have a plan for when danger strikes? Do you know how to defend yourself against attack or assault? In Living an Armed Life, NRA instructor and author Lynne Finch lists and explains expert tactics to help prepare women to protect themselves throughout their lives. Finch deftly covers dozens of topics ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 176 Pages (5,025 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

Bright Rivers: Celebrations of Rivers and Fly-fishing by Nick Lyons (Skyhorse) 4.6 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 21 hours ago

Bright Rivers chronicles the angling passions and frustrations of one of fly-fishing's greatest men of letters. A city dweller trapped in the complexities of modern life, Nick Lyons has always found solace in his pilgrimages to great rivers. It is there that he fishes for trout, and in Bright Rivers, Lyons recounts the sometimes moving, sometimes hilarious experiences of his expeditions to Delaware, Beaverkill, Madison, Big Hole, and Yellowstone rivers, sharing reminiscences of trout taken, released, and sometimes lost. No one ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 176 Pages (1,188 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

Basic Survival: A Beginner's Guide by David Nash (Skyhorse) 4.2 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

Disaster can strike without warning... ... Are you prepared? Getting prepared for an emergency is confusing. It can get overwhelming. If you're like most new "preppers" out there, you've probably found yourself spending too much time and money looking at what you're afraid or spending money to get comforting thoughts. You might have even opened up your wallet and thrown money at the problem or went overboard with time. There is a lot of information available on disaster preparedness as people become more aware of the conflicts ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 144 Pages (21,352 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

Sports Weird-o-Pedia: The Ultimate Book of Surprising, Strange, and Incredibly Bizarre Facts about Sports by Lew Freedman (Racehorse) 3.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified one day ago

By any standard of normal behavior, sports cannot escape the definition of weirdness. Sports achievements have the capacity to inspire and excite watchers, whether through athletic brilliance or magnificent team performance, but there are times when our athletes and teams go wacko on us, and the most peculiar things break out with no warning to provide wide-eyed astonishment or laugh-out-loud responses. • Sammy Sosa of the Chicago Cubs landed on the disabled list due to a back injury caused by sneezing too hard. • Minnesota ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 176 Pages (1,188 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

Advanced Survival: A Guide to the Self-Reliance Revolution by James C. Jones (Skyhorse) 2.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 2 days ago

While self-reliance is often treated simply as a form of higher level survival preparedness, it is different in both psychology and execution. Preparing and surviving imply a threat to life that must be endured in order to recover and rebuild as life was before the event. While prepping is certainly key to getting through the serious threats of the twenty-first century, it will only get you so far. True self-reliance depends on making it through whatever obstacle you face, but also takes you to an improved place once the crisis has ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 210 Pages (32,150 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

Baseball Italian Style: Great Stories Told by Italian American Major Leaguers from Crosetti to Piazza by Lawrence Baldassaro (Sports Publishing) 5.0 Stars (11 Reviews)    Price verified 15 minutes ago

Baseball Italian Style brings together the memories of major leaguers of Italian heritage whose collective careers span almost a century, from the 1930s up to today. In these first-person accounts, baseball fans will meet at an intimate level the players they cheered as heroes or jeered as adversaries, as well as coaches, managers, front-office executives, and umpires. The men who speak in this collection, which includes eight Hall of Famers (Yogi Berra, Phil Rizzuto, Ron Santo, Craig Biggio, Mike Piazza, Tom Lasorda, Tony La Russa, ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 292 Pages (4,749 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

Bird Life: A Guide to the Study of Our Common Birds by Frank Michler Chapman (Skyhorse) Price verified one day ago

From the sparrow to the starling, the woodpecker to the warbler, the eagle to the egret, and every species in between, birds are some of the most plentiful and most diverse creatures in North America. Soaring high above us, these winged beauties have long been a source of fascination and enchantment. While dozens of studies and field guides have been written, few provide a better-rounded overview of the denizens of the sky than Frank Michler Chapman's Bird Life. First published in 1897, over a century later Bird Life stills provides ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 292 Pages (61,475 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

Clouds over the Goalpost: Gambling, Assassination, and the NFL in 1963 by Lew Freedman (Sports Publishing) 4.2 Stars (11 Reviews)    Price verified 2 days ago

The pro football season of 1963 was dominated by the unexpected. In April, months prior to the beginning of play, it was revealed that two All-Star players, Paul Hornung and Alex Karras, were gambling on the sport and would be suspended from play for at least a year. Even worse, in May, one of the league's bigger-than-life personalities, Big Daddy Lipscomb, was found dead, with police saying he perished from a heroin overdose, something those who knew him best still dispute. As play began in September, the Pro Football Hall of Fame ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 279 Pages (1,029 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

Pat Williams' Tales from the Philadelphia 76ers: 1982-1983 NBA Champions by Pat Williams (Sports Publishing) 4.4 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified 2 days ago

The Sixers won 65 games and an NBA championship in 1982-83, still one of the finest seasons in NBA history. It was Moses Malone who, in the days before the playoffs, gave the team its battle cry. Asked by coach Billy Cunningham how he thought things would go in the playoffs, Moses said, "Fo', fo', fo'" - meaning, in Moses' shorthand, that he expected the Sixers to sweep each of the three series they would need to play in order to win a championship. In Pat Williams' Tales from the 76ers, the former Sixers general manager writes about ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 196 Pages (2,150 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

How to Make Pro Baseball Scouts Notice You: An Insider's Guide to Big League Scouting by Al Goldis (Skyhorse) 4.8 Stars (7 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

The purpose of this book is twofold: one, to give ballplayers an inside look at just what scouts are really looking for in their search for professional ballplayers; and two, to help them market and sell themselves so that scouts will know they exist and see them put their best skills on display. This book has been written with the intent of helping ballplayers keep their dreams of playing pro ball alive and flourishing. All any ballplayer wants is a shot at playing pro ball, and by reading this book, they will be that much closer to ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 144 Pages (10,180 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 25th, 2020

A Season for the Ages: How the 2016 Chicago Cubs Brought a World Series Championship to the North Side by Al Yellon (Sports Publishing) 4.0 Stars (73 Reviews)    Price verified 2 days ago

No doubt, you've heard about the Cubs' decades-long run of futility. They hadn't won a pennant in seventy-one years or a World Series in a record 108 years. To the frustration of Cubs fans everywhere, the team often missed chances with soul-crushing defeats. But after a complete teardown that resulted in a 100-loss season in 2012, Theo Epstein and his baseball staff reversed that with the Cubs of 2016, a team that was not only supremely talented, but cared nothing for all the media narratives of losing. They did things during the ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 232 Pages (9,924 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

The 3,000 Hit Club: Stories of Baseball's Greatest Hitters by Fred McMane (Sports Publishing) 4.4 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 10 hours ago

Meet the members of the most exclusive club in Major League Baseball. There is no award, there are no ceremonies, but nothing can compare to the pride and glory felt by a player as he hits that miracle milestone: 3,000. Since Cap Anson first reached the mark in 1897, only twenty-eight baseball players have ever heard the crack of ball and bat over 2,999 times; this newly updated edition of The 3,000 Hit Club captures the unique stories and career highlights of each one. In this distinctive collection of history and stats, veteran ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 228 Pages (4,376 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

Amazing Tales from the Chicago Bears Sideline: A Collection of the Greatest Bears Stories Ever Told by Steve McMichael (Sports Publishing) 4.0 Stars (21 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

More than just a football team, the Chicago Bears are a vital part of Chicago culture. After close to a century of play, the Bears have won more regular season games than any other NFL franchise. With twenty-seven players in the Hall of Fame and fourteen retired jerseys, it's no wonder the Bears are a beloved, storied franchise. But the Bears, like Chicago, are not just people: they are true personalities. In Amazing Tales From the Chicago Bears Sideline, Bears fans can read about the men who have made the Bears one of the greatest ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 385 Pages (8,890 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

Winning Ugly: A Visual History of the Most Bizarre Baseball Uniforms Ever Worn by Todd Radom (Sports Publishing) 4.5 Stars (14 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

Baseball, our national pastime. Every fan has memories of their team's incredible victories and anguishing defeats. We remember the home runs, the walk-off wins, and the moments that will last a lifetime. We also remember those things which we wish we could forget: the errors, the mental mistakes... and the ugly uniforms. In an ode to those eyesores, Todd Radom has collected and chronicled some of the swing-and-misses we've ever seen on the baseball diamond. Remember when the Chicago White Sox thought wearing shorts in 1977 was a ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 176 Pages (70,941 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

Blitzed: Why NFL Teams Gamble on Starting Rookie Quarterbacks by Thomas George (Sports Publishing) 4.3 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 39 minutes ago

In today's NFL, every team has a "win now" mentality. There's no time for rebuilding or down years. You need to compete each and every day, or else you're out; and that goes for the players, coaches, and front office. You either win today or you're gone tomorrow. Because of this trend, struggling teams have forgone the training of old and slowly building from the ground up for the immediate payoff. And when it comes to gaining the interest of the fans and media, there's one go-to decision for every struggling team: the rookie ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 208 Pages (1,163 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

Trout Eyes: True Tales of Adventure, Travel, and Fly Fishing by William G. Tapply (Skyhorse) 4.5 Stars (12 Reviews)    Price verified 19 minutes ago

Fly fishermen everywhere will enjoy these varied, witty, and engaging adventures by one of America's finest outdoor writers. There is a long section on trout fishing called “Brookies, Browns, and Bows," and another on the challenges and excitement of saltwater fly fishing, and an exciting group of memoirs about fishing near home and in far-flung and often exotic places—like the Minipi, Bighorn, and Norfolk rivers, where the trout can beggar the imagination, and where frustration can be the occupational hazard. Trout Eyes is a ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 252 Pages (1,172 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

1951: When the Giants Played the Game by Kerry Keene (Sports Publishing) 4.3 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified 2 days ago

A look back at baseball's most exciting season when the cross town rivalry between the New York Giants and New York Yankees burned brighter than ever: 1951.

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 243 Pages (1,952 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

Shooting Times Guide to Accuracy: How to Be a Top Shot with Rifle, Shotgun, or Handgun by Editors of Shooting Times (Skyhorse) 3.1 Stars (6 Reviews)    Price verified 15 minutes ago

Shooting Times Guide to Accuracy provides what all loyal audiences of Shooting Times magazine already love but with a specific focus on accuracy. A vast range of topics are covered, including: • A common sense approach to better marksmanship • Long-range military accuracy • Handloading for accuracy • Scope techniques for long-range shooting • Improving your accuracy with airguns, shotguns, and handguns • Twist rates and accuracy • And much more! Discover tried and true tips, tactics, and techniques from the ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 144 Pages (41,179 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

Yankee Doodles: Inside the Locker Room with Mickey, Yogi, Reggie, and Derek by Phil Pepe (Sports Publishing) 4.4 Stars (14 Reviews)    Price verified 3 hours ago

Phil Pepe spent years as the New York Daily News Yankee beat reporter, rubbing shoulders with countless Yankee greats, from Mickey Mantle and Yogi Berra to Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera. While he was there to report on the action that occurred on the field, as well as the many disruptions occurring in the locker room—especially during the tumultuous seventies when Billy Martin and the “Boss" were constantly at one another's throats—that directly affected the team's performance on the field, Pepe also saw a world that never made ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 150 Pages (1,297 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

RifleShooter Magazine's Guide to Big-Game Hunting by Editors of Rifleshooter (Skyhorse) Price verified 15 minutes ago

For the first time in a book, RifleShooter's top experts share their thoughts on rifles, calibers, optics, and more for hunting big game in North America and beyond. RifleShooter Magazine's Guide to Big-Game Hunting is packed with useful information specifically geared toward big game hunting with rifles. A vast range of topics are covered in these articles, including: • Light rifle accuracy • Weatherproofing your rifle • Caliber pros and cons • Modern scopes • Going lead-free • Custom vs. factory rifles • ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 178 Pages (40,425 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

Wildlife and Woodlot Management: A Comprehensive Handbook for Food Plot and Habitat Development by Monte Burch (Skyhorse) 4.4 Stars (19 Reviews)    Price verified 34 minutes ago

Combining today's issues of creating self-sustaining environments with the age-old sports of hunting, shooting and trapping, Wildlife and Woodlot Management is the ultimate guide to attracting game to your property. Expert outdoorsman Monte Burch teaches a wide variety of techniques based on his own land management practices. Learn to match the vegetation of your land to the type of wildlife you need to attract. Hundreds of diagrams and photographs as well as Burch's charming, instructional tone make woodlot management easy even for ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 337 Pages (17,995 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

United States Martial Pistols and Revolvers: A Reference and History by Arcadi Gluckman (Skyhorse) 4.2 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 18 hours ago

A historical reference for more than one hundred handguns. United States Martial Pistols and Revolvers, first published in 1939, provides firearm collectors and enthusiasts with a single authoritative volume containing information on the development and description of martial short arms, from the flintlock pistol that was available at the birth of the nation to the latest available handguns during the World War I. This book is particularly useful to collectors as an important reference source, offering a listing of single-shot ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 322 Pages (14,040 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

Classic Boxing Stories by Paul D. Staudohar (Skyhorse) Price verified 52 minutes ago

Boxing has been a part of our history going back centuries. Whether it's bare knuckle or the pay-per-view fights we see today, it has been a staple in our lives. In Classic Boxing Stories, Paul D. Staudohar has collected work from dozens of writers, telling stories about the sport that has been so important to them. With tales going back 100 years, you will be enthralled in the storytelling and moved by the characters who never quit. Included in this collection are stories from such famous writers as: • O. Henry • H. C. ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 336 Pages (3,552 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

The Backyard Chicken Book: A Beginner's Guide by H. Lee Schwanz (Skyhorse) 4.2 Stars (7 Reviews)    Price verified 59 minutes ago

A small flock of poultry can supply all of the eggs your family needs during the year. And, after your hens have completed their egg-laying days, there will be meat for barbecuing or roasting. Luckily, a small flock takes a relatively small amount of space and is easy to manage. If yours is one of the growing number of families interested in raising chickens for eggs or meat, The Backyard Chicken Book contains all the essential information for the hatching, brooding, rearing, and managing family-sized poultry flocks. The first step ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 209 Pages (13,801 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

The Ultimate Sh*t Hits the Fan Survival Guide: How to Live Through Any Catastrophe by Len McDougall (Skyhorse) 4.5 Stars (8 Reviews)    Price verified one hour ago

The world is changing before our very eyes. Today we deal with serious social, political, economic, and environmental issues that affect our everyday lives. With this change we must adapt, and by adapt we mean be prepared to survive when things go south and society crumbles. Len McDougall has spent his entire life—almost sixty years—learning the nuts and bolts of staying alive under adverse conditions. And now more than ever will we need to take his lessons seriously, as understanding what to expect and how to adapt will increase ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 370 Pages (21,783 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

The Memoirs of Bing Devine: Stealing Lou Brock and Other Winning Moves by a Master GM by Bing Devine (Sports Publishing) 4.2 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 13 minutes ago

Legendary Cardinals manager Bing Devine reveals details behind the team's acquisition of major players and how he became the only GM to ever get fired and rehired by the same big-league club. Take a look inside one of Baseball's greatest careers. Skyhorse Publishing, along with our Arcade, Good Books, Sports Publishing, and Yucca imprints, is proud to publish a broad range of biographies, autobiographies, and memoirs. Our list includes biographies on well-known historical figures like Benjamin Franklin, Nelson Mandela, and Alexander ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 184 Pages (2,497 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

An Introduction to Firearms: Your Guide to Selection, Use, Safety, and Self-Defense by James Morgan Ayres (Skyhorse) 4.3 Stars (20 Reviews)    Price verified 7 hours ago

Learn everything you need to know to own and shoot firearms responsibly in this newly updated guide. Owning a firearm is a big responsibility. There's more to it than just walking into a gun shop and walking out with a gun. In addition to knowing state laws and regulations, you'll need to have the confidence to choose the right firearm for your needs and then learn to use it safely and effectively. An Introduction to Firearms goes beyond the basics, introducing you to the many uses of the gun, such as hunting, sporting competition, ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 176 Pages (19,922 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

Red Sox vs. Yankees: Hometown Experts Analyze, Debate, and Illuminate Baseball's Ultimate Rivalry (Classic Sports Rivalries) by Bill Nowlin (Sports Publishing) 4.6 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified one hour ago

Teddy Ballgame or the Great Bambino? Nomar or Jeter? Clemens or Clemens? For more than 115 years, the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees have been battling it out on the diamond, playing each other over 2,000 times. This heated rivalry has stood the test of time, as one team's triumph usually means the other's dismay. While the teams battle on the field, the fans and cities take the rivalry just as seriously. But who's the best? Which team's players have the edge? Which team's squad would reign supreme? If you ask a New Yorker, ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 312 Pages (49,516 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

Incredible Baseball Stories: Amazing Tales from the Diamond by Ken Samelson (Skyhorse) 4.3 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 15 hours ago

The works in Incredible Baseball Stories cover the full span of baseball's rich history. Fans of all ages will enjoy recalling the great and not-so-great moments of the most popular names in the sport. Found in this collection are timeless tales that enable the reader to: • Relive great World Series moments like Kirk Gibson's home run off Dennis Eckersley • Find out what it's like to pitch to Ted Williams • Witness record-breaking performances by Babe Ruth and Henry Aaron • Learn what goes on behind the scenes of drafting stars ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 250 Pages (11,560 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

White Fang and the Golden Bear: A Father-and-Son Journey on the Golf Course and Beyond by Bill Chastain (Skyhorse) 4.5 Stars (13 Reviews)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Augusta National is golf's Holy Grail. Navigating the azaleas to play the exclusive course that hosts The Masters is a pipe dream for every golfer. Imagine being afforded the opportunity not only to play the course, but to be able to bring your father along for the ride. To complete the priceless fantasy, Jack Nicklaus -- "The Golden Bear" -- hosts the round. Through fate, coincidence and good fortune, Joe Wessel managed to find a way to make that happen. In White Fang and The Golden Bear, Wessel recounts that special round, how it ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 177 Pages (17,238 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

Tales of Woods and Waters: An Anthology of Classic Hunting and Fishing Stories by Vin T. Sparano (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 15 minutes ago

Whether it's hunting, fishing, or simply shooting, the love and thrill of the outdoors will always remain. In Tales of Woods and Waters, well-known outdoor editor Vin T. Sparano has collected thirty-seven of the greatest, most enjoyable, and most well-written outdoors stories to have been published. Experience the tension of hunting in the jungles of Tanzania in Jim Carmichael's “Kill the Leopard," the joys of your first .22 in Garth Sanders's “My First Rifle," the nuances of river fishing in Frank Conaway's “Big Water, Little ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 368 Pages (1,129 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

Summer of the Bass: My Love Affair with America's Greatest Fish by W. D. Wetherell (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 15 minutes ago

The black bass is not only the most popular American gamefish, fished for by millions, but is also one of the country's most iconic creatures, embodying many of the traits and virtues we like to think of as typically American. And yet, despite the hundreds of "how-to" books published on bass fishing over the years, few if any authors have stepped back to examine the bass's place in the natural world, to honor its virtues, and describe its remarkable adaptions to an ever-changing environment as it spread from its original home in the ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 248 Pages (1,323 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020

Badass Prepper's Handbook: Everything You Need to Know to Prepare Yourself for the Worst by James Henry (Skyhorse) 2.9 Stars (6 Reviews)    Price verified 17 hours ago

Disaster can strike at any time with no warning. Most people aren't forward thinking enough to prepare for the worst, others simply don't have the skills needed to successfully prepare. That's where the Badass Prepper's Handbook comes in. Covering a wide variety of disaster scenarios with detailed instructions for what you need to do in each one, you'll be ready for anything in no time at all. You'll learn how to build shelters, how to store water and food, how to cook off the grid, how to evacuate safely and efficiently, and much, ...

Genre: Sports & Outdoors [x] / Length: 146 Pages (4,619 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 24th, 2020