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Day Hike! Mount Rainier, 3rd Edition
Day Hike! Mount Rainier, 3rd Edition
Written by Ron C. Judd
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570619236
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Day Hike! Mount Rainier, 3rd Edition
The Best Trails You Can Hike in a Day
Written by Ron C. Judd


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $18.95

Discover the 51 best trails for day hiking around Mount Rainier National Park. This guidebook is the perfect companion for hikers wanting to explore the best views and destinations in and around the national park by day, and spend peaceful evenings at home. Each trail is rated, and range from easy... Read more >
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Day Hike! North Cascades, 3rd Edition
The Best Trails You Can Hike in a Day
Written by Mike McQuaide


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $18.95

Explore the North Cascades National Park and the wilderness around Washington State’s scenic North Cascades using this guidebook to the 59 best day hikes in the region. Each trail is rated, and ranges from easy to moderate to extreme—giving newbie hikers or veterans with hundreds of miles on their boots the... Read more >
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Day Hike! North Cascades, 3rd Edition
Day Hike! North Cascades, 3rd Edition
Written by Mike McQuaide
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570618468
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Day Hike! North Cascades, 3rd Edition
The Best Trails You Can Hike in a Day
Written by Mike McQuaide


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $18.95

Explore the North Cascades National Park and the wilderness around Washington State’s scenic North Cascades using this guidebook to the 59 best day hikes in the region. Each trail is rated, and ranges from easy to moderate to extreme—giving newbie hikers or veterans with hundreds of miles on their boots the... Read more >
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Day Hike! Olympic Peninsula, 3rd Edition
The Best Trails You Can Hike in a Day
Written by Seabury Blair, Jr.


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $19.95

This guidebook to hiking the best trails in the Olympic Peninsula features 73 unforgettable day hikes in the Olympic Peninsula, from Hoodsport to Hurricane Ridge to the Pacific coast. All hikes in this book are accessible to residents in the metropolitan Seattle area, making it the perfect companion for anyone wanting... Read more >
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Day Hike! Olympic Peninsula, 3rd Edition
Day Hike! Olympic Peninsula, 3rd Edition
Written by Seabury Blair, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570619212
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Day Hike! Olympic Peninsula, 3rd Edition
The Best Trails You Can Hike in a Day
Written by Seabury Blair, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $19.95

This guidebook to hiking the best trails in the Olympic Peninsula features 73 unforgettable day hikes in the Olympic Peninsula, from Hoodsport to Hurricane Ridge to the Pacific coast. All hikes in this book are accessible to residents in the metropolitan Seattle area, making it the perfect companion for anyone wanting... Read more >
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Mookie
Mookie
Written by Mookie Wilson and Erik Sherman, Read by Ruffin Prentiss, Foreword by Keith Hernandez
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780698163850
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Mookie
Life, Baseball, and the '86 Mets
Written by Mookie Wilson and Erik Sherman
Read by Ruffin Prentiss
Foreword by Keith Hernandez


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $39.95

They said it was the “Curse of the Bambino.” They said “the bad guys won.” Now one of baseball’s all-time good guys, New York Mets legend Mookie Wilson, tells his side of the story—from the ground ball through Bill Buckner’s legs that capped the miraculous 1986 World Series Game Six rally... Read more >
The Swordsman's Handbook
The Swordsman's Handbook
Edited by William Scott Wilson, Translated by William Scott Wilson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800623
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The Swordsman's Handbook
Samurai Teachings on the Path of the Sword
Edited by William Scott Wilson
Translated by William Scott Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $19.95

An anthology of the most influential writings on swordsmanship from the samurai era.

There is perhaps no more potent symbol of the samurai era than the sword. By the seventeenth century in Japan, the art of swordsmanship had begun to take on an almost cult-like popularity. Swordsmanship was more than a mastery... Read more >
Barbaric Sport
A Global Plague
Written by Marc Perelman


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $14.95

Marc Perelman pulls no punches in this succinct and searing broadside, assailing the ‘recent form of barbarism’ that is the global sporting event. Forget the Olympics and consider, under Perelman’s guidance, the ledger of inequities maintained by such supposedly harmless games.

They have provided a smokescreen for the forcible removal of ‘undesirables’... Read more >
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Developing Jin
Developing Jin
Written by Phillip Starr
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947609
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Developing Jin
Silk-Reeling Power in Tai Chi and the Internal Martial Arts
Written by Phillip Starr


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $18.95

Developing Jin provides a complete and progressive training regimen for increasing and refining chansi-jin, also known as silk-reeling power or coiling power--the true power of the internal martial arts. With step-by-step instructions and photographs, experienced teacher Philip Starr walks readers through a variety of techniques designed to help practitioners feel and... Read more >
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Developing Jin
Silk-Reeling Power in Tai Chi and the Internal Martial Arts
Written by Phillip Starr


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $14.99

Developing Jin provides a complete and progressive training regimen for increasing and refining chansi-jin, also known as silk-reeling power or coiling power--the true power of the internal martial arts. With step-by-step instructions and photographs, experienced teacher Philip Starr walks readers through a variety of techniques designed to help practitioners feel and... Read more >
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Southern Rambles for Londoners
Southern Rambles for Londoners
Written by S. Mais
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908402844
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Southern Rambles for Londoners
Walk the English countryside with S.P.B Mais' famous 1948 guidebook!
Written by S. Mais


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $9.95

In 1948 with post-war Britain’s sense “dulled by traffic and by bombs”, this pocket-sized book was a clarion call for readers to rediscover the beauties of the idyllic English countryside. Published by Southern Railways, it recounts the joys of listening to birdsong, picking whortleberries, gazing at the clouds and "being genial"... Read more >
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Southern Rambles for Londoners
Walk the English countryside with S.P.B Mais' famous 1948 guidebook!
Written by S. Mais


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $9.95

In 1948 with post-war Britain’s sense “dulled by traffic and by bombs”, this pocket-sized book was a clarion call for readers to rediscover the beauties of the idyllic English countryside. Published by Southern Railways, it recounts the joys of listening to birdsong, picking whortleberries, gazing at the clouds and "being genial"... Read more >
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Players First
Players First
Written by John Calipari and Michael Sokolove, Read by Chuck Montgomery
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780698152496
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Players First
Coaching from the Inside Out
Written by John Calipari and Michael Sokolove
Read by Chuck Montgomery


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $39.95

In Players First, John Calipari relates for the first time anywhere his experiences over his first four years coaching the Kentucky Wildcats, college basketball’s most fabled program, from the doldrums to a national championship, drawing lessons about leadership, character, and the path to personal and collective victory.

At its core, Calipari’s coaching... Read more >
Sports in America
Sports in America
Written by James A. Michener, Introduction by Steve Berry
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151399
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Sports in America

Written by James A. Michener
Introduction by Steve Berry


Format: eBook, 576 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $12.99

Originally published in 1976, James A. Michener’s explosive, spectacular Sports in America is a prescient examination of the crisis in American sports that is still unfolding to this day. Pro basketball players are banned for narcotics use, while a Major League pitcher is arrested for smuggling drugs across the Mexican border... Read more >
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Walking with Jack
Walking with Jack
Written by Don J. Snyder
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307951120
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Walking with Jack
A Father's Journey to Become His Son's Caddie
Written by Don J. Snyder


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $15.95

When Don Snyder was teaching the game of golf to his son, Jack, they made a pact: if Jack ever played on a pro golf tour, Don would walk beside him as his caddie. So when Jack developed into a standout college golfer years later, Don left the comfort of his...

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King of the World
King of the World
Written by David Remnick
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804173629
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King of the World
Muhammed Ali and the Rise of an American Hero
Written by David Remnick


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2014
Price: $13.99

There were mythic sports figures before him--Jack Johnson, Babe Ruth, Joe Louis, Joe DiMaggio--but when Cassius Clay burst onto the sports scene from his native Louisville in the 1950s, he broke the mold. He changed the world of sports and went on to change the world itself. As Muhammad Ali, he... Read more >
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Full Count
Full Count
Written by Jeff Blair
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345812544
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Full Count
Four Decades of Blue Jays Baseball
Written by Jeff Blair


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $21.00

From one of Canada's top baseball writers and radio hosts: a retrospective of the Toronto Blue Jays that comes more than 20 years after Joe Carter's World Series-winning home run. A must-have for all Blue Jays fans, and a great read for Toronto and Canadian sports fans in general.
     In Full... Read more >
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Mickey and Willie
Mickey and Willie
Written by Allen Barra
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307716491
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Mickey and Willie
Mantle and Mays, the Parallel Lives of Baseball's Golden Age
Written by Allen Barra


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $15.00

Acclaimed sportswriter Allen Barra exposes the uncanny parallels--and lifelong friendship--between two of the greatest baseball players ever to take the field.

Culturally, Mickey Mantle and Willie Mays were light-years apart. Yet they were nearly the same age and almost the same size, and they came to New York at the same... Read more >
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A Nice Little Place on the North Side
A Nice Little Place on the North Side
Written by George Will, Read by Mark Deakins
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ISBN: 9780804166188
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A Nice Little Place on the North Side
Wrigley Field at One Hundred
Written by George Will
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $15.00

“George Will on baseball. Perfect.”—Los Angeles Times
 
In A Nice Little Place on the North Side, leading columnist George Will returns to baseball with a deeply personal look at his hapless Chicago Cubs and their often beatified home, Wrigley Field, as it turns one hundred years old. Baseball, Will argues, is full... Read more >
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A Nice Little Place on the North Side
A Nice Little Place on the North Side
Written by George Will
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ISBN: 9780385349321
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A Nice Little Place on the North Side
Wrigley Field at One Hundred
Written by George Will


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $12.99

“George Will on baseball. Perfect.”—Los Angeles Times
 
In A Nice Little Place on the North Side, leading columnist George Will returns to baseball with a deeply personal look at his hapless Chicago Cubs and their often beatified home, Wrigley Field, as it turns one hundred years old. Baseball, Will argues, is full... Read more >
A Nice Little Place on the North Side
A Nice Little Place on the North Side
Written by George Will
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385349314
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A Nice Little Place on the North Side
Wrigley Field at One Hundred
Written by George Will


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $25.00

“George Will on baseball. Perfect.”—Los Angeles Times
 
In A Nice Little Place on the North Side, leading columnist George Will returns to baseball with a deeply personal look at his hapless Chicago Cubs and their often beatified home, Wrigley Field, as it turns one hundred years old. Baseball, Will argues, is full... Read more >
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Up, Up, and Away
Up, Up, and Away
Written by Jonah Keri
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307361356
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Up, Up, and Away
The Kid, the Hawk, Rock, Vladi, Pedro, le Grand Orange, Youppi!, the Crazy Business of Baseball, and the Ill-fated but Unforgettable Montreal Expos
Written by Jonah Keri


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $32.00

The definitive history of the Montreal Expos by the definitive Expos fan, the New York Times bestselling sportswriter and Grantland columnist Jonah Keri.
     2014 is the 20th anniversary of the strike that killed baseball in Montreal, and the 10th anniversary of the team's move to Washington, DC. But the memories aren't... Read more >
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Up, Up, and Away
Up, Up, and Away
Written by Jonah Keri
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ISBN: 9780307361370
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Up, Up, and Away
The Kid, the Hawk, Rock, Vladi, Pedro, le Grand Orange, Youppi!, the Crazy Business of Baseball, and the Ill-fated but Unforgettable Montreal Expos
Written by Jonah Keri


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $14.99

The definitive history of the Montreal Expos by the definitive Expos fan, the New York Times bestselling sportswriter and Grantland columnist Jonah Keri.
     2014 is the 20th anniversary of the strike that killed baseball in Montreal, and the 10th anniversary of the team's move to Washington, DC. But the memories aren't... Read more >
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Class A
Class A
Written by Lucas Mann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307949752
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Class A
Baseball in the Middle of Everywhere
Written by Lucas Mann


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $15.95

An unforgettable chronicle of a year of minor-league baseball in a small Iowa town that follows not only the travails of the players of the Clinton LumberKings but also the lives of their dedicated fans and of the town itself.
 
Award-winning essayist Lucas Mann delivers a powerful debut in his telling of the...

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Sammy Wong, All-American
Sammy Wong, All-American
Written by Charley Rosen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805456
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Sammy Wong, All-American

Written by Charley Rosen


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $14.95

Sammy Wong, All-American tells the tale of an Asian basketball player’s rise and stumble. American basketball may be among the most international of team sports, yet until recently Asians were unwelcome. On his high school, college, and professional teams, Sammy isn’t given much of a chance. Then when he does get... Read more >
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