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Photo Finish

by John McEvoy

Chicago racetrack publicist Jack Doyle, former advertising man and amateur boxer, accepts the challenge of a new job in the world of thoroughbred horse racing-that of jockey's agent. His client is a seventeen-year-old...


Bullet Hole

by Keith Miles

"In the world of championship golf, the stakes are high and passions run to match. And never more so than at the British Open Championship, particularly when it is played at Saint Andrews, venerable home of...


Rugby Stories

by Olivier Bras & Eric Mugneret

During September 2011, Rugby fever is in the air for fans throughout the world. This year, the seventh Rugby World Cup will be played on the All Blacks’ turf in New Zealand. Olivier Bras and Eric Mugneret...


Citizen's Guide to Armed Defense

by Kevin R. Davis

Millions of people are purchasing firearms for personal safety and home protection, but owning a firearm is only one part of the equation.

Citizen’s Guide to Armed Defense covers the critical aspects of that...


Outdoor Life: Hunting & Gathering Survival Manual: 221 Primitive & Wilderness Survival Skills

by Tim MacWelch & The Editors of Outdoor Life

The modern hunter-gatherer's manual for learning important wilderness skills, surviving tough situations, and getting back to the land. Harvest nature's bounty and turn it into a gourmet meal; hunt and fish...


Cartridges of the World: A Complete and Illustrated Reference for Over 1500 Cartridges

by W. Todd Woodard

Gun Digest has been publishing Cartridges of the World since 1965. This newest, most comprehensive 14th Edition has been totally updated, with a newly expanded, full-color 64-page color section featuring essays...


Gun Digest's Shooter's Guide to Concealed Carry

by Jorge Amselle

Written by experienced fi rearms instructor and military veteran Jorge Amselle, this book sorts through the issues involved in concealed carry to provide an easy-to-understand introduction. It is full of real-world...


Mentoring in Physical Education and Sports Coaching

by Fiona C. Chambers

Mentoring is a core element of any successful teacher education or coach education programme, with evidence suggesting that teachers and coaches who are mentored early in their careers are more likely to become...


Talent Development, Existential Philosophy and Sport: On Becoming an Elite Athlete

by Kenneth Aggerholm

 'Why don't young athletes in sport just quit?' Starting with this question and drawing on existential philosophy, phenomenology and hermeneutics, Talent Development, Existential Philosophy and Sport seeks...


Reframing Disability?: Media, (Dis)Empowerment, and Voice in the 2012 Paralympics

by Daniel Jackson, Caroline E.M. Hodges & Mike Molesworth

The London 2012 Paralympic Games - the biggest, most accessible and best-attended games in the Paralympics' 64-year history - came with an explicit aim to "transform the perception of disabled people in society,"...


Brightest of Silver Linings: Climbing Carstensz Pyramid In Papua At Age 65

by Carol Masheter

Few people have heard of Carstensz Pyramid, a sharp fin of limestone 16,000 feet above sea level, surrounded by mountainous jungle in Papua, a part of the world wracked by political and tribal violence, where...


The history of Arsenal in the FA Cup

by Andreas Fox

Arsenal history (last update, May 2015) in the English FA Cup from 1889 to 2015. From the beginning to the recent victory vs Aston Villa. 12 victories, 12 legends, unforgettable emotions. The description of...


The Custom 1911

by Bill Loeb

The 1911 is ambiguous as it is classic. The gun's mission changed over the years. Originally a military sidearm, the 1911 is now a favorite among law enforcement special operation units, military and competitors,...


Ironbound Strength

by Stoyan Velikov

A strong body needs a powerful mind. This book will help you overcome your weaknesses and reach beyond your current self. Here, you will find all the information that you will ever need to become the best version...


Cricket As I See It

by Allan Border

The forthright, fascinating and informed views and thoughts on world cricket by former Australian captain, Allan 'A.B.' Border.


Anti-doping: Policy and Governance

by Barrie Houlihan & Mike McNamee

The book addresses a series of key aspects of contemporary anti-doping policy. At the broader philosophical level, questions are asked about whether the scale of anti-doping activity and the intrusiveness of...


The Ryder Cup Trivia Quiz Book: 250 Questions on the History of the Golf Competition

by Carl Franks

The Ryder Cup is one of the biggest events in the golf calendar, attracting a huge global audience but how much do you really know about this eagerly awaited biennial tournament? If you are a fan of golf and...


England at the World Cup Finals: The Fact and Trivia Book

by Chris Cowlin

England's performance at the FIFA World Cup has been one of football's most debated topics over the years. From post-war optimism and finally lifting the coveted trophy in 1966 through to subsequent near misses...


101 Quirky Football Facts

by Hugh Larkin

Are you a football fan? Are you interested in football related trivia ? Would you like to discover more unusual facts about the beautiful game through the years? If so, you definitely won't want to be without...


Health and Elite Sport: Is High Performance Sport a Healthy Pursuit?

by Joe Baker, Parissa Safai & Jessica Fraser-Thomas

Health and Elite Sport is the first book to critically examine the relationship between participation in high performance sport and health outcomes. Drawing on theory and empirical data from a wide range of...