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"A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers" is a narrative of a 2 week boat trip from Concord, Massachusetts, down the Concord River to the Middlesex Canal, to the Merrimack River, up to Concord, New Hampshire, and back, taken by Thoreau and his brother John. It covers diverse topics such as religion, poetry, and history, which Thoreau relates to his own life experiences.
"Walden" details Thoreau's experiences over the course of two years, two months, and two days in a cabin he built in the woods near Walden Pond, Massachusetts. The book is a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings.
"The Maine Woods" is a collection of accounts of 3 different trips Thoreau took to wilds of Maine, unified by his increasing fascination with the primitive world and the "wild," both environmental ...
Genre: Sports & Outdoors Length: 1,198 Pages (7,247 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Oct 24th, 2020
Marathon and Half Marathon Training, One-Day-a-Week (It Can Be Done) describes a two-year running challenge completed by the author. The challenge was to determine if someone could successfully complete multiple marathons and half marathons during a two-year timeframe while training only one day per week. Learn if this training method might right for you and how the author came up with this idea and why. This book reveals how the author determined that marathon and half marathon training one-day-a-week is probably viable for many runners by going out and doing it over a two-year timeframe. It describes the author's varying experiments throughout with weekly mileage amounts and what the effects were physically, and during actual races. There are descriptions of the author's experiences during the races completed during this timeframe and impressions of previous races he has completed. There is practical advice from an experienced marathon and half marathon runner for those who have ...
GREAT HUNTING ADVENTURES
This book is for those readers who want to live a hunter's adventures vicariously in the vast expanse of the awesome British Columbia, Canada wilderness... or perhaps those hunters who have experienced the great outdoors, hunting, fishing, wherever they live... and enjoy reading about other hunters' experiences and even re-living their own adventures...
?Who wouldn't enjoy the view from the top of the Yalakom Mountains, or the Ashnola region's glistening lakes where one can bump into a California bighorn ram, a mountain goat or mule deer among brilliant autumn colors reflected in mirror-shiny waters?
?Who wouldn't enjoy living, if only for a brief span, in the swamp and gorgeous water world of the Atlin, B.C. region where the largest of our moose roam? Or where mountain caribou and stone sheep often stand etched against an azure sky in unbelievably sharp detail?
?Who wouldn't enjoy a trip along the twisting and turning Coquihalla River as it winds its ...
Genre: Sports & Outdoors Lending: Not Enabled Added: Oct 24th, 2020
Henry Prante, was a well-known crusader for the protection and preservation of the Coquitlam River,
"It's unfortunate he didn't live long enough to see the Coquitlam River clean of pollution," said Port Coquitlam & District Hunting & Fishing Club director Al Grist. ''But I'm not sure that will happen in my lifetime either."(Later Al Grist had a fish hatchery named after him)
Grist said Prante will be remembered for his love of the outdoors and the work he did to preserve the natural habitat for future generations before it be-came fashionable to do so.
He said Prante played a major role in starting the Coquitlam River hatchery by bringing in the first lot of salmon eggs.
"Henry was very keen on salmon," he said, "and the club still gives an annual salt water salmon fishing trophy in his name."
Grist said the club membership discussed naming the spring release of 8,000 Coho salmon Henry Prante Day. (I am not sure if this ever happened though.)
He was "quite astute and... brutal" when ...
This book follows on from the successful book 'Start Muscling', which is specifically for beginners. If you want to progress from a beginner to intermediate, or you just want to maintain what you currently have, and are looking for improvements, then this book has all the information to make this next step easy, and successful. This book is ideal if you weight train at home, it gives advice on equipment, diet and exercises, all to help you advance your training, and improve your performance. As you move away from the beginners level, the diet, exercises and cardio need more attention, your workouts will be more physical, so more commitment and dedication is required. All you'll need is basic weight training knowledge to advance. Whether you want to maintain or gain, and no matter what age or gender, everything you'll need to assist your weight training at home is here.
Worried your body can't handle a marathon? Discover a step-by-step guide to
training your way to the finish line.
Are you a fitness lover keen on a
challenge? Is finishing a half marathon or marathon still on your bucket list? Worried that your knees or joints won't be able to handle the mileage?
Author and RRCA Certified Running Coach Scott O. Morton has helped hundreds of
first-time hopefuls become long-distance finishers. Now Morton is here to share his
simple system for achieving your exercise dream.
Ultimate Guide to Walking a Half Marathon or Marathon Race! is the perfect
training plan for getting you off the couch and into contention. Packed with practical
tips and realistic weekly schedules, Morton's expert approach uses correct walking
technique and safe principles to build your stamina. With the book's hands-on
guidance, you'll be able to complete your first half-marathon in as little as 12 weeks.
In Walk-a-thon, you'll discover:
• The simple ...
NAMED A KIRKUS BEST BOOKS OF 2014 In this searing story of transformation, meshed with reflection, romance, and mystery, Elizabeth herds goats during roaring blizzards in the mountains of Southern France. "Murray writes with grace, complexity, and humor... a rare balance of light and darkness..readers will weep... and they will laugh.." Kirkus. Set in 1980, Elizabeth carves out a life without heat, running water, or even a good grasp of French. Far from her younger days as a New England preppie and Oregon hippie, the challenges of farm work daunt her. She befriends an Australian shepherd, reflects on her spirituality, and muses on the man she left behind. Elizabeth grows stronger as she faces self-doubt while still maintaining her humor. She ekes fun where she can. When tragedy strikes Elizabeth's adopted family, she summons belief in herself and becomes the leader they desperately need. "Riveting." Scott Driscoll, University of Washington KIRKUS BEST BOOKS of 2014 Cited as New and ...
A chance conversation at a friend's wedding takes a very English restaurant manager from Oxford to the remotest deserts of Namibia's Skeleton Coast and the tropical swamplands of Botswana's Okavango Delta.
Learning to cope with the heat and the tribal customs of the Himba and the San (Bushmen), adapting to work in an environment where confrontations with lions, elephants and leopards are the norm, often pale in comparison when considering the complexities of tackling the most curious beast of all - the safari super-rich.
Boathouse to Botswana takes us on a fascinating and funny journey, informative and insightful about both Namibia and Botswana it is also a captivating history of the author's professional experiences over eighteen years in the hospitality industry.
Nick Green has written a travel book that enables us to share in the passion, the power, the excitement and the optimism that is Africa.
Interested in the RV Life? Do you love to travel and explore the great outdoors? Seeking financial freedom?
Millions of people are now RVing full-time as a simpler way of life.
No longer are RV's just for those vacationing and wanting to see the country. See how you too can turn motorhome living into a reality.
In "RV Lifestyle Guide: A Complete Travel Book to Full Time RV Motorhome Living and Camping" you will discover...
• Is Recreational Vehicle living right for you?
• Could you and your loved ones live comfortably and peacefully together in an RV as a home?
• How to prepare and store meals and food in your travel trailer.
• The different types of motorhomes available, their maintenance costs and the Pros and Cons of the options of mobile home living.
• The many types of cost savings you can see and experience. From reducing or eliminating a mortgage and rent, to where to stay cheaply, low-cost maintenance for your RV and how to travel with your pets. You will ...
Team KO, a group of Obstacle Course Racers and Martial Artists, featured on Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge, band together to share their secrets to success in overcoming obstacles in both life and Obstacle Course Racing (OCR). By compiling their life struggles--cancer, addiction, and poverty--readers alike find relatable guidance to overcoming their own challenges.
Spartan Strong introduces each team member--Bethany Marshall, Zac Allen, Jessica Burton, Andres Encinales--before identifying 19 qualities the team has used as essential tools to incorporate in everyday life. Each chapter includes an opportunity for immediate reader response in the form of a practical takeaway with an accompanying journal prompt.
These four team members emphasize they are not superheroes and they are no different than anyone else. Their message encourages readers to join Team KO's community and take steps towards overcoming their own obstacles in life, no matter what those may be.
Genre: Sports & Outdoors Lending: Not Enabled Added: Oct 24th, 2020
Brad Pearce has played on the biggest stages in tennis around the world -- including Centre Court at Wimbledon.
Now, as the head tennis coach at Brigham Young University, he's sharing his experiences and what he has learned. His most important victories have come from teaching his children and others to reach for their dreams and watching them achieve success in their own unique ways.
With Life Lessons as your playbook, you can
Teach discipline, sacrifice, and determination.
Encourage your children to rise above failure and disappointment.
Embrace the defining moments when they take ownership over their own goals.
Create a family culture that values education, hard work, and resilience.
Help your kids reach their true potential.
Informative, enlightening, and practical, this is a perfect book for parents. Whether your children are toddlers or teens, you can begin today. Help them take on the world and conquer their own Centre Court moments.