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Instant Replay
Instant Replay
Written by Gerald L. Kramer and Dick Schaap, Foreword by Jonathan Yardley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307743381
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The Green Bay Diary of Jerry Kramer
Written by Gerald L. Kramer and Dick Schaap
Foreword by Jonathan Yardley


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $15.95

This classic sports book takes readers inside the 1967 season of the Green Bay Packers, following that storied team from training camp to their dramatic victory in Super Bowl II.
 
Candid and often amusing, Jerry Kramer describes from a player’s perspective a bygone era of sports, filled with blood, grit, and... Read more >
South with the Sun
South with the Sun
Written by Lynne Cox
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307700490
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South with the Sun
Roald Amundsen, His Polar Explorations, and the Quest for Discovery
Written by Lynne Cox


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $13.99

Roald Amundsen, “the last of the Vikings,” left his mark on the Heroic Era as one of the most successful polar explorers ever.

A powerfully built man more than six feet tall, Amundsen’s career of adventure began at the age of fifteen (he was born in Norway in 1872 to a... Read more >
Da Bears!
Da Bears!
Written by Steve Delsohn
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ISBN: 9780307464682
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Da Bears!
How the 1985 Monsters of the Midway Became the Greatest Team in NFL History
Written by Steve Delsohn


Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $14.00

An acclaimed sports journalist and native Chicagoan tackles what many call the greatest team in NFL history. Da Bears! tells the full story of the ’85 legends—with all the contro­versy and excitement—on the field and off.
 
It’s been 25 years since the Chicago Bears won Super Bowl XX with what Bill Parcells... Read more >
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Moneyball
Moneyball
Written by Michael Lewis, Read by Scott Brick
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307966957
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Moneyball
The Art of Winning an Unfair Game
Written by Michael Lewis
Read by Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $19.99

Moneyball is a quest for something as elusive as the Holy Grail, something that money apparently can't buy: the secret of success in baseball. The logical places to look would be the giant offices of major league teams and the dugouts. But the real jackpot is a cache of numbers collected... Read more >
Showdown
JFK and the Integration of the Washington Redskins
Written by Thomas G. Smith


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $26.95

In 1961—as America crackled with racial tension—the Washington Redskins stood alone as the only professional football team without a black player on its roster. In fact, during the entire twenty-five-year history of the franchise, no African American had ever played for George Preston Marshall, the Redskins’ cantankerous principal owner. With slicked-down... Read more >
Golf Freek
Golf Freek
Written by Steve Eubanks
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ISBN: 9780307495723
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Golf Freek
One Man's Quest to Play as Many Rounds of Golf as Possible. For Free.
Written by Steve Eubanks


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2011
Price: $11.99

Steve Eubanks lives on a golf course, spends most of his time with a golf club in his hand, and simply cannot pass a course without playing it. In Golf Freek, he chronicles his travels around the globe for the sole purpose of playing as much free golf—the operative word being... Read more >
The Games That Changed the Game
The Games That Changed the Game
Written by Ron Jaworski, David Plaut and Greg Cosell, Foreword by Steve Sabol
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ISBN: 9780345517968
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The Games That Changed the Game
The Evolution of the NFL in Seven Sundays
Written by Ron Jaworski, David Plaut and Greg Cosell
Foreword by Steve Sabol


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: August 30, 2011
Price: $16.00

Professional football in the last half century has been a sport marked by relentless innovation. For fans determined to keep up with the changes that have transformed the game, close examination of the coaching footage is a must. In The Games That Changed the Game, Ron Jaworski—pro football’s #1 game-tape guru—breaks...

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Old Working Dogs
Old Working Dogs
Written by David Hancock
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ISBN: 9780747803768
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Old Working Dogs

Written by David Hancock


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $11.95

British gundogs, terriers, hounds and especially sheepdogs are used and held in high regard throughout the world, wherever working dogs are employed. Wherever sheep are worked by 'strong-eyed' dogs Border Collie blood from Britain is behind it. Inevitably, some old breeds have disappeared and others may follow them. In this book... Read more >
Hard Courts
Hard Courts
Written by John Feinstein
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ISBN: 9780307800961
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Hard Courts
Real Life on the Professional Tennis Tours
Written by John Feinstein


Format: eBook, 471 pages
On Sale: August 17, 2011
Price: $11.99

The new edition of this bestseller in hardcover features never-before-published, all-new inside info on the money, personalities and politics of pro-tennis: Jimmy, Monica, Boris, Martina, et al. Now in paper.


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The Lords of the Realm
The Lords of the Realm
Written by John Helyar
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ISBN: 9780307801425
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The Lords of the Realm

Written by John Helyar


Format: eBook, 640 pages
On Sale: July 27, 2011
Price: $22.99

In this fascinating, colorful chronicle -- based on hundreds of interviews and years of research and digging -- John Helyar brings to vivid life the extraordinary people and dramatic events that shaped America's favorite pastime, from the dead-ball days at the turn of the century through the great strike of 1994... Read more >
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The Ledge
The Ledge
Written by Jim Davidson and Kevin Vaughan
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ISBN: 9780345523211
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The Ledge
An Inspirational Story of Friendship and Survival
Written by Jim Davidson and Kevin Vaughan


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $13.99

“The authors bring extreme climbing to life. . . . Perhaps no author can rationalize why some choose to risk their lives . . . for the thrill of conquering a mountain. The Ledge comes perilously close and tells a ripping true story at the same time.”—The Denver Post
 
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The Philosophy of Tai Chi Chuan
Wisdom from Confucius, Lao Tzu, and Other Great Thinkers
Written by Freya Boedicker and Martin Boedicker


Format: eBook, 120 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $14.95

The essence of Tai Chi Chuan lies in the rich philosophy of ancient China. While most Tai Chi practitioners are aware of the value that studying Chinese philosophy can bring to their practice, it is often difficult to pick out those texts that are most relevant to Tai Chi and connected... Read more >
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Royal and Ancient
Royal and Ancient
Written by Curt Sampson
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ISBN: 9780307800909
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Royal and Ancient
Blood, Sweat, and Fear at the British Open
Written by Curt Sampson


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2011
Price: $12.99

For a century and a half, the best golf players in the world have, once a year, attempted to beat the weather, the pressure, and one of the toughest courses in the world at the British Open. In Royal and Ancient, Curt Sampson, the bestselling author of Hogan and The Masters... Read more >
The Creaky Knees Guide Northern California
The 80 Best Easy Hikes
Written by Ann Marie Brown


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: July 5, 2011
Price: $18.95

From hikes just outside of San Francisco to long strolls in the Sierra Nevada, this book covers 80 of the best easy-to-walk hikes throughout the region, providing elevation gains, detailed maps, and up-to-date driving directions. It also includes hike mileage and estimated hiking times, trail conditions, access and permit requirements, and... Read more >
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The Creaky Knees Guide Northern California
The Creaky Knees Guide Northern California
Written by Ann Marie Brown
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ISBN: 9781570617416
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The Creaky Knees Guide Northern California
The 80 Best Easy Hikes
Written by Ann Marie Brown


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: July 5, 2011
Price: $18.95

From hikes just outside of San Francisco to long strolls in the Sierra Nevada, this book covers 80 of the best easy-to-walk hikes throughout the region, providing elevation gains, detailed maps, and up-to-date driving directions. It also includes hike mileage and estimated hiking times, trail conditions, access and permit requirements, and... Read more >
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Kurikara
The Sword and the Serpent
Written by John Maki Evans
Foreword by Natanaga Zhander


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: July 5, 2011
Price: $16.95

In Mikkyo—Japanese esoteric Buddhism—the dragon Kurikara symbolizes the internal energy developed through sword practice. Kurikara is a manifestation of the fierce bodhisattva Fudo Myo O, the patron of ascetics and warriors in Japan, who uses his sword to destroy delusions and sever attachments. Fudo’s sword represents the gaining of discriminative power... Read more >
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Celebrating the 2010-2011 Season of the Vancouver Canucks
Celebrating the 2010-2011 Season of the Vancouver Canucks
Written by NHL
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ISBN: 9780771051043
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Celebrating the 2010-2011 Season of the Vancouver Canucks

Written by NHL


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: June 28, 2011
Price: $24.99

The Vancouver Canucks came within one game of winning their first ever Stanley Cup®, losing to Boston in game seven of one of the most tense and dramatic Final series in recent memory. Led by the Sedin twins, Daniel and Henrik, and Ryan Kesler on offence, and by William Jennings Trophy... Read more >
The Man Who Cycled the World
The Man Who Cycled the World
Written by Mark Beaumont
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ISBN: 9780307716668
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The Man Who Cycled the World

Written by Mark Beaumont


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 28, 2011
Price: $11.99

The remarkable true story of one man's quest to break the record for cycling around the world
 
On the 15th of February 2008, Mark Beaumont had pedaled through the Arc de Triomphe in Paris—194 days and 17 hours after setting off in an attempt to circumnavigate the world. His journey had taken... Read more >
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The Man Who Cycled the World
Written by Mark Beaumont
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The Man Who Cycled the World

Written by Mark Beaumont


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: June 28, 2011
Price: $16.00

The remarkable true story of one man's quest to break the record for cycling around the world
 
On the 15th of February 2008, Mark Beaumont had pedaled through the Arc de Triomphe in Paris—194 days and 17 hours after setting off in an attempt to circumnavigate the world. His journey had taken... Read more >
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Sea Of Dreams
Sea Of Dreams
Written by Adam Mayers
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551996103
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Sea Of Dreams
Racing Alone Around The World In A Small Boat
Written by Adam Mayers


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 22, 2011
Price: $11.99

The biennial Around Alone yacht race (now known as the 5-Oceans Challenge) is the most thrilling adventure in the world for the sailors passionate enough to undertake it. Among the competitors in 2002 was Derek Hatfield, a former fraud-squad Mountie, whose forty-foot Spirit of Canada had cost him almost everything he... Read more >
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Holding the Center
Sanctuary in a Time of Confusion
Written by Richard Strozzi-Heckler


Format: eBook, 152 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $14.95

As in all his books, Heckler draws from personal experience: training his horse, cultivating presence in aikido dojos, consulting with business executives, raising children. A masterful and encompassing book, Holding the Center develops from the fulcrum of the self in the natural world. Many of Heckler’s lessons arise from his life... Read more >
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Tour de Lance
Tour de Lance
Written by Bill Strickland
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ISBN: 9780307589958
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Tour de Lance
The Extraordinary Story of Cycling's Most Controversial Champion
Written by Bill Strickland


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $16.00

Lance Armstrong is a worldwide icon, indisputably one of the greatest cyclists who has ever lived. After battling cancer and becoming an inspiration to millions, Armstrong won the Tour de France a record-breaking seven consecutive years before retiring from competition in 2005.

Four years later, at thirty-seven, Armstrong decided to come... Read more >
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The Year of the Bruins
The Year of the Bruins
Written by NHL
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ISBN: 9780771051012
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The Year of the Bruins
Celebrating Boston's 2010-11 Stanley Cup Championship Season
Written by NHL


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $19.99

For the first time in Stanley Cup® history, a team has won game seven in three series en route to winning the Stanley Cup. The Boston Bruins, champions for the first time since 1972, beat Montreal in seven in the opening round, Tampa Bay in seven to get to the Stanley... Read more >
In Search of the Warrior Spirit, Fourth Edition
Teaching Awareness Disciplines to the Green Berets
Written by Richard Strozzi-Heckler
Introduction by George Leonard


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: June 14, 2011
Price: $19.95

The war in Iraq has heightened interest in the military mindset and raised questions about whether it’s possible to be a mindful, moral fighter at a time when impersonal, technology based warfare reigns. In Search of the Warrior Spirit confronts this thorny issue with Richard Strozzi-Heckler’s trademark personal, sympathetic style. In... Read more >
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The Only Game in Town
The Only Game in Town
Edited by David Remnick
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ISBN: 9780812979985
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The Only Game in Town
Sportswriting from The New Yorker
Edited by David Remnick


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: June 14, 2011
Price: $18.00

For more than eighty years, The New Yorker has been home to some of the toughest, wisest, funniest, and most moving sportswriting around. The Only Game in Town is a classic collection from a magazine with a deep bench, including such authors as Roger Angell, John Updike, Don DeLillo, and John...

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