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Krav Maga: Use Your Body as a Weapon

by Boaz Aviram

The noncompetitive self-defense technique known as Krav Maga originally began in the Israeli Defense Force, of which author Boaz Aviram has been a long-standing member. Krav Maga combines fighting techniques...


Fixing Your Feet: Prevention and Treatments for Athletes

by John Vonhof

Foot pain and injuries can thwart even the most experienced athletes, whether on the trail, asphalt, or ball court. Every professional or amateur athlete who pushes the limits of their feet needs to learn the...


Historical Dictionary of Track and Field

by Peter Matthews

The Historical Dictionary of Track and Field covers the history of this sport through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 500 cross-referenced...


Historical Dictionary of Figure Skating

by James R. Hines

The Historical Dictionary of Figure Skating relates the history of the sport through a chronology, an introductory essay, an extensive bibliography, and over 800 cross-referenced dictionary entries on hundreds...


The Boat Data Book

by Richard Nicolson & Ian Nicolson

The Boat Data Book is a treasure trove of invaluable information for boatowners, designers, builders, surveyors, chandlers and anyone maintaining their own boat.

This seventh edition has been updated throughout...


Buehler's Backyard Boatbuilding for the 21st Century

by George Buehler

"Build wooden boats the Buehler way, which is to say inexpensively, yet like the proverbial brick outhouse." -- Wooden Boat

"A WEALTH OF VALUABLE INFORMATION." -- American Sailing Association The classic and...


Facing Michael Jordan: Players Recall the Greatest Basketball Player Who Ever Lived

by Kent McDill & Sean Deveney

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...


Black Bass

by John Alden Knight

Originally published in 1949, John Alden Knight’s Black Bass enforces the idea that enjoying the sport of bass fishing to its fullest is only possible when one understands every aspect of it, including fish...


Gone Pro: Florida: Gator Athletes Who Became Pros

by Steve Rajtar & Gayle Prince Rajtar

Gone Pro: Florida is a rousing collection of the stories of the Gator athletes whose heroics and incredible championship seasons keep them forever in our hearts and minds. Readers recognize many favorite players,...


Build Your Running Body: A Total-Body Fitness Plan for All Distance Runners, from Milers to Ultramarathoners-Run Farther, Faster, and Injury-Fr

by Pete Magill, Thomas Schwartz & Melissa Breyer

A photo-illustrated workout manual for distance runners featuring a revolutionary fitness program that targets every component of a well-rounded running body and mind

For runners of every level looking to take...


Historical Dictionary of Basketball

by John Grasso

The Historical Dictionary of Basketball is a comprehensive account of all forms of basketball_amateur, professional, men's, women's, Olympic, domestic, and international_from its invention in 1891 by Dr. James...


Fly-Tying: An Essential Guide from One of the Greatest Instructors of All Time

by Helen Shaw & David Klausmeyer

No book has taught—or retaught—more serious fly tiers the basic skills of fly tying than Helen Shaw’s Fly-Tying. Shaw’s simple and logical prose throughout and more than 250 life-size tying sequences make...


Gone Pro: North Carolina: Tar Heel Stars Who Became Pros

by Tim W. Jackson

Gone Pro: North Carolina provides a comprehensive look at the University of North Carolina athletes who made it to the top of their professions. The book includes all the big names from recent generations: sports...


The Complete Idiot's Guide to Marathon Training

by David A. Levine & Paula Petrella

A comprehensive guide to get you ready for race day.

According to the rule books, a marathon is 26.2 grueling yet exhilarating miles. Millions of people run marathons around the world. Many more millions dream...


The Local Boys: Hometown Players for the Cincinnati Reds

by Jack Heffron, Joe Heffron & Chris Welsh

The Local Boys tells the stories of men who achieved the boyhood dream of playing for the hometown team. From Ethan Allen to Don Zimmer, they’re all here, including Charlie “Bushel Basket” Gould, who played...


Historical Dictionary of Wrestling

by John Grasso

This dictionary covers Wrestling’s history through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 600 cross-referenced entries on important...


Long May You Run: all. things. running.

by Chris Cooper

You are a runner. You know how hard it is to make time to run. So you go out at 5:30 a.m. . . . in the rain. You remember every strain, sprain, ache, and pain you’ve ever felt. You ran through it then. You’ll...


The Ultimate Canadian Sports Trivia Book: Volume 1

by Edward Zawadzki

Edward Zawadzki, Canadas Ultimate Sports Trivia Guy, brings together this dynamic collection of facts and oddities from the world of sports.


The Ultimate Canadian Sports Trivia Book: Volume II

by Edward Zawadzki

More fascinating facts and long-forgotten legends from Canada's tremendous sports history.


Principles of Yacht Design

by Lars Larsson & Rolf Eliasson

"This book is deeply fascinating...a must." -- Classic Boat

Principles of Yacht Design is the authority on planning and creating your desired yacht. Inside you will find all the essentials, including:

  • Design...