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The System
The System
Written by Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian, Read by Mark Deakins
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ISBN: 9780804148429
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The System
The Glory and Scandal of Big-Time College Football
Written by Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $25.00

AN EXPLOSIVE AND REVELATORY PORTRAIT REPORTED FROM DEEP BEHIND THE SCENES OF BIG-TIME NCAA COLLEGE FOOTBALL: THE PASSION, THE THRILLING ACTION—AND THE SHOCKING REALITIES THAT LIE BENEATH THIS COLOSSAL, MULTIBILLION-DOLLAR BUSINESS
 
COLLEGE FOOTBALL has never been more popular—or more chaotic. Millions fill 100,000-seat stadiums every Saturday; tens of millions more watch on... Read more >
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Journey to the Heart of Aikido
The Teachings of Motomichi Anno Sensei
Written by Linda Holiday
Contribution by Motomichi Anno


Format: eBook, 376 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $21.95

Journey to the Heart of Aikido presents the teachings of Motomichi Anno Sensei, one of the few remaining direct students of Morihei Ueshiba, the legendary founder of Aikido. After a lifetime of practice and teaching in Japan, the United States, and Europe, Anno Sensei conveys through his teachings Aikido's essential spirit... Read more >
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Journey to the Heart of Aikido
Journey to the Heart of Aikido
Written by Linda Holiday, Contribution by Motomichi Anno
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ISBN: 9781583946596
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Journey to the Heart of Aikido
The Teachings of Motomichi Anno Sensei
Written by Linda Holiday
Contribution by Motomichi Anno


Format: Trade Paperback, 376 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $21.95

Journey to the Heart of Aikido presents the teachings of Motomichi Anno Sensei, one of the few remaining direct students of Morihei Ueshiba, the legendary founder of Aikido. After a lifetime of practice and teaching in Japan, the United States, and Europe, Anno Sensei conveys through his teachings Aikido's essential spirit... Read more >
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Meat Eater
Meat Eater
Written by Steven Rinella
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385529822
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Meat Eater
Adventures from the Life of an American Hunter
Written by Steven Rinella


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $16.00

“Revelatory . . . With every chapter, you get a history lesson, a hunting lesson, a nature lesson and a cooking lesson. . . . Meat Eater offers an overabundance to savor.”—The New York Times Book Review
 
Steven Rinella grew up in Twin Lake, Michigan, the son of a hunter who... Read more >
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The Voyage of the Northern Magic
The Voyage of the Northern Magic
Written by Diane Stuemer
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ISBN: 9781551995229
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The Voyage of the Northern Magic
A Family Odyssey
Written by Diane Stuemer


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $9.99

Ever dream of selling up and running away to sea? Diane Stuemer and her husband, Herbert, were once a typical suburban couple entering middle age, with a comfortable home and three boys under twelve. A year later they had sold their business, rented out their house, and were setting out to... Read more >
Serve to Win
Serve to Win
Written by Novak Djokovic, Foreword by William Davis, M.D.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345548986
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Serve to Win
The 14-Day Gluten-Free Plan for Physical and Mental Excellence
Written by Novak Djokovic
Foreword by William Davis, M.D.


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $25.00

Novak Djokovic reveals the gluten-free diet and fitness plan that transformed his health and pushed him to the pinnacle.

In 2011, Novak Djokovic had what sportswriters called the greatest single season ever by a professional tennis player: He won ten titles, three Grand Slams, and forty-three consecutive matches. Remarkably, less than two... Read more >
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Serve to Win
Serve to Win
Written by Novak Djokovic, Foreword by William Davis, M.D.
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Serve to Win
The 14-Day Gluten-Free Plan for Physical and Mental Excellence
Written by Novak Djokovic
Foreword by William Davis, M.D.


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $12.99

Novak Djokovic reveals the gluten-free diet and fitness plan that transformed his health and pushed him to the pinnacle.

In 2011, Novak Djokovic had what sportswriters called the greatest single season ever by a professional tennis player: He won ten titles, three Grand Slams, and forty-three consecutive matches. Remarkably, less than two... Read more >
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The Cheng School Gao Style Baguazhang Manual
The Cheng School Gao Style Baguazhang Manual
Written by Gao Yisheng, Edited by Liu Fengcai, Translated by John Groschwitz, Foreword by Vincent Black
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583946077
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The Cheng School Gao Style Baguazhang Manual
Gao Yisheng's Bagua Twisting-Body Connected Palm
Written by Gao Yisheng
Edited by Liu Fengcai
Translated by John Groschwitz
Foreword by Vincent Black


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $29.95

In its first English-language edition, this detailed training manual is a complete guide to Gao baguazhang, as preserved through the lineage of Liu Fengcai. The youngest of the major bagua lineages, Gao bagua shows the influence of taiji quan, xingyi quan, and shuai jiao. It incorporates traditional bagua weapons, pre-heaven palms... Read more >
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The Cheng School Gao Style Baguazhang Manual
Gao Yisheng's Bagua Twisting-Body Connected Palm
Written by Gao Yisheng
Edited by Liu Fengcai
Translated by John Groschwitz
Foreword by Vincent Black


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $21.99

In its first English-language edition, this detailed training manual is a complete guide to Gao baguazhang, as preserved through the lineage of Liu Fengcai. The youngest of the major bagua lineages, Gao bagua shows the influence of taiji quan, xingyi quan, and shuai jiao. It incorporates traditional bagua weapons, pre-heaven palms... Read more >
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Muck City
Muck City
Written by Bryan Mealer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307888631
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Muck City
Winning and Losing in Football's Forgotten Town
Written by Bryan Mealer


Format: Trade Paperback, 344 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $15.00

In a town deep in the Florida Everglades, where high school football is the only escape, a haunted quarterback, a returning hero, and a scholar struggle against terrible odds.

The loamy black “muck” that surrounds Belle Glade, Florida once built an empire for Big Sugar and provided much of the nation's vegetables... Read more >
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Severe Weather

Written by National Geographic


Format: eBook, 47 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $3.99

Severe weather events like hurricanes and tornadoes have increased fourfold in the last two decades, shaking the foundations of our existence. Weather-related tragedies have fascinated humans throughout time. For those who loved The Perfect Storm andKrakatoa, the millions who log onto daily weather forecasting sites and check weather apps, and people who can't get enough... Read more >
The Way of Judo
The Way of Judo
Written by John Stevens
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590309162
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The Way of Judo
A Portrait of Jigoro Kano and His Students
Written by John Stevens


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $15.95

Kodokan judo, one of the most well-known martial arts in the world today, was originated by Jigoro Kano (1860–1938). Kano was a martial artist and career educator who developed the art after studying several types of jujutsu, sumo, and Western wrestling. Openness and refinement were hallmarks of his personal and professional... Read more >
Open Water Swimming Manual
Open Water Swimming Manual
Written by Lynne Cox
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345806109
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Open Water Swimming Manual
An Expert's Survival Guide for Triathletes and Open Water Swimmers
Written by Lynne Cox


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $11.99

Lynne Cox has set open water swimming records across the world, and now she has focused her decades-long experience and expertise into this definitive guide to swimming. Cox methodically addresses what is needed to succeed at and enjoy open water swimming, including choosing the right bathing suit and sunscreen; surviving in...

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Open Water Swimming Manual
Open Water Swimming Manual
Written by Lynne Cox
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ISBN: 9780345806093
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Open Water Swimming Manual
An Expert's Survival Guide for Triathletes and Open Water Swimmers
Written by Lynne Cox


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $15.95

Lynne Cox has set open water swimming records across the world, and now she has focused her decades-long experience and expertise into this definitive guide to swimming. Cox methodically addresses what is needed to succeed at and enjoy open water swimming, including choosing the right bathing suit and sunscreen; surviving in...

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The Modern Cyclist, 1923
The Modern Cyclist, 1923
Written by William Fitzwater Wray
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ISBN: 9781908402622
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The Modern Cyclist, 1923
For all Wayfarers
Written by William Fitzwater Wray


Format: Trade Paperback, 140 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $12.95

A guide to all aspects of cycling and vacations in Britain during the 1920s, including "learning to ride", "traps for the unwary" and "laws and customs of the road". The second section takes a tour of the roads and lodging houses of Britain and Northern France - including hints on the... Read more >
The World in the Curl
The World in the Curl
Written by Peter Westwick and Peter Neushul
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307719485
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The World in the Curl
An Unconventional History of Surfing
Written by Peter Westwick and Peter Neushul


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $26.00

A definitive and highly readable history of surfing and the cultural, political, economic, and environmental consequences of its evolution from a sport of Hawaiian kings and queens to a billion-dollar worldwide industry
 
Despite its rebellious, outlaw reputation, or perhaps because of it, surfing occupies a central place in the American – and...

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The World in the Curl
The World in the Curl
Written by Peter Westwick and Peter Neushul
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ISBN: 9780307719508
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The World in the Curl
An Unconventional History of Surfing
Written by Peter Westwick and Peter Neushul


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $13.99

A definitive and highly readable history of surfing and the cultural, political, economic, and environmental consequences of its evolution from a sport of Hawaiian kings and queens to a billion-dollar worldwide industry
 
Despite its rebellious, outlaw reputation, or perhaps because of it, surfing occupies a central place in the American – and...

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Fancy Cycling, 1901
Fancy Cycling, 1901
Written by Isabel Marks
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781908402714
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Fancy Cycling, 1901
An Edwardian Guide
Written by Isabel Marks


Format: Hardcover, 116 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $14.95

This is a special cloth hardcover gift edition reproduction of the original 1901 book which was one of the first to promote daring tricks for weird and wonderful acrobatics on two wheels, such as handle bar riding, riding backward and standing on the seat riding, hands off! Illustrated with period photographs...

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Braking Bad
Braking Bad
Written by Richard Poplak
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ISBN: 9780385680820
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Braking Bad
Chasing Lance Armstrong and the Cancer of Corruption
Written by Richard Poplak


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $2.99

The story of disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong isn’t just about the greatest doping conspiracy in sports history—it's about the nature of corruption, whether in athletics, business, politics or society at large.
 
Blending memoir that recounts his own family’s struggles with cancer and reportage from Europe's elite racing circuit (including access to riders...

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The Complete Training of Horse and Rider
The Complete Training of Horse and Rider
Written by Alois Podhajsky
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ISBN: 9780307830548
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The Complete Training of Horse and Rider

Written by Alois Podhajsky


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2013
Price: $12.99

For over a quarter of a century, Colonel Alois Podhajsky was the Director of the Spanish Riding School in Vienna, home of the famous white Lipizzaner stallions whose remarkable performances have thrilled audiences throughout the world. Now for the first time, Col. Podhajsky has set forth explicitly and in practical, instructive... Read more >
Winter Dreams
Winter Dreams
Written by Don J. Snyder
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ISBN: 9780804151184
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Winter Dreams
A Novel
Written by Don J. Snyder


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2013
Price: $11.99

A moving novel about love, loss, and an extraordinary lifelong passion for golf, by the acclaimed author of The Cliff Walk and Fallen Angel.

Ross Lansdale never knew his mother and father and grew up at St. Luke's Orphanage for Boys in the 1950s. The one person who took an interest in... Read more >
Tim McCarver's Baseball for Brain Surgeons and Other Fans
Tim McCarver's Baseball for Brain Surgeons and Other Fans
Written by Tim McCarver and Danny Peary
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307831774
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Tim McCarver's Baseball for Brain Surgeons and Other Fans
Understanding and Interpreting the Game So You Can Watch It Like a Pro
Written by Tim McCarver and Danny Peary


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2013
Price: $11.99

Tim McCarver, major league baseball's premier analyst, has been surprising and delighting viewers for years with his remarkable insight. Fans who once were content to merely watch baseball were stimulated into wanting to think baseball as well. McCarver brings to the booth a combination of twenty-one years of major league service... Read more >
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Finding Ultra
Finding Ultra
Written by Rich Roll
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ISBN: 9780307952202
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Finding Ultra
Rejecting Middle Age, Becoming One of the World's Fittest Men, and Discovering Myself
Written by Rich Roll


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $15.00

The incredible true story of the author's remarkable transformation, at the age of 40, from out-of-shape average Joe into one of the world's best endurance athletes

On the eve of his 40th birthday, Rich Roll was in bad shape. His days were filled with work, stress, and junk food, and his nights... Read more >
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The 36 Strategies of the Martial Arts
The 36 Strategies of the Martial Arts
Written by Hiroshi Moriya, Translated by William Scott Wilson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590309926
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The 36 Strategies of the Martial Arts
The Classic Chinese Guide for Success in War, Business, and Life
Written by Hiroshi Moriya
Translated by William Scott Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $18.95

Here is a collection of ancient Chinese maxims on strategy, battlefield tactics, and deception—in the spirit of such classics as The Art of War and The Book of Five Rings—made fresh and relevant with contemporary examples and explanation. The origin of The 36 Strategies of the Martial Arts is unknown; however... Read more >
Aikido Ground Fighting
Aikido Ground Fighting
Written by Walther G. Von Krenner, Damon Apodaca and Ken Jeremiah, Foreword by Carl Long
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583946060
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Aikido Ground Fighting
Grappling and Submission Techniques
Written by Walther G. Von Krenner, Damon Apodaca and Ken Jeremiah
Foreword by Carl Long


Format: Trade Paperback, 216 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $19.95

Aikido Ground Fighting presents effective ground techniques that remain true to aikido founder Morehei Ueshiba's teachings while addressing a potential weakness in the system: while aikido is renowned for its submission and compliance techniques as well as grappling from a standing position, it is not known for its effectiveness when it... Read more >
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