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

by W. Todd Woodard Gun Digest Books (December 01, 2014)

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...


Sports: The Complete Visual Reference

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (September 05, 2012)

You will find everything you need to know about the history, rules, techniques, tactics, records, and even facilities and equipment. In addition, profiles on athletic training and psychological preparation will...


The Visual Dictionary of Sports & Games

by Ariane Archambault & Jean-Claude Corbeil Les Éditions Québec Amérique (July 20, 2012)

The Visual Dictionary of Sports and Games describes installations and pieces of equipment used for the most popular sport activities, and presents a selection of widely-known classical games. Convenient and...


Historical Dictionary of Figure Skating

by James R. Hines Scarecrow Press (April 22, 2011)

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...


Handbook of Reloading Basics

by Robin Sharpless & Rick Sapp Gun Digest Books (May 14, 2014)

Ready, set, reload!

With ammo shortages on retailer's shelves, unprecedented firearms sales across the country, and burgeoning numbers of new shooters, reloading is growing in leaps and bounds. Handbook of Reloading...


Facing Michael Jordan

by Kent McDill & Sean Deveney Sports Publishing (October 07, 2014)

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 Skyhorse (August 05, 2014)

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...


The Red Smith Reader

by Dave Anderson & Terence Smith Skyhorse (November 11, 2014)

Awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1976, Walter Wellesley “Red” Smith is considered one of the greatest sportswriters ever to live. Put alongside Ring Lardner, Red Smith was beloved by those who read him because...


Historical Dictionary of Basketball

by John Grasso Scarecrow Press (November 15, 2010)

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...


Krav Maga

by Boaz Aviram Skyhorse (July 15, 2014)

  • The complete beginner's guide to Krav Maga 
  • An instructional book for athletes interested in this type of self-defense
  • Updated edition that contains the basic rules and new tips to improve your form and prevent...


Fly-Tying

by Helen Shaw & David Klausmeyer Skyhorse (June 24, 2014)

No book has taughtor retaughtmore 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 the...


Game in the Desert

by Jack O'Connor & T. J. Harter Derrydale Press (May 07, 2014)

This book—a reprint of the original 1939 edition—offers an in-depth look at some of the most sought-after game in the American Southwest and northern Mexico. Included are black and grizzly bears, doves,...


A Biographical Directory of Professional Basketball Coaches

by Jeff Marcus Scarecrow Press (April 28, 2003)

Jeff Marcus provides, in alphabetical order, the year-by-year coaching records for every pro major league coach in basketball history beginning with the American Basketball League (ABL), which formed in 1925...


The Local Boys: Hometown Players for the Cincinnati Reds

by Jack Heffron, Joe Heffron & Chris Welsh Clerisy Press (March 17, 2014)

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...


A Tribe Reborn

by George Christian Pappas & Hank Peters Sports Publishing (March 04, 2014)

For almost 50 years, the Cleveland Indians were a joke. They had won the 1948 World Series with one of the greatest teams of all time, but had not been to the playoffs since 1954 (losing to the New York Giants...


Historical Dictionary of Wrestling

by John Grasso Scarecrow Press (March 06, 2014)

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...


Gun Safety in the Home

by Massad Ayoob Gun Digest Books (February 10, 2014)

Whether you own firearms as part of your livelihood, for protection or for sport - or if you don't own guns at all - Gun Safety in the Home by Massad Ayoob can help you understand safe handling and secure storage...


Long May You Run

by Chris Cooper Touchstone (October 19, 2010)

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 Dundurn (September 01, 2001)

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


Historical Dictionary of Boxing

by John Grasso Scarecrow Press (November 14, 2013)

The Historical Dictionary of Boxing focuses on the as champions of boxing along with the lesser-known boxers who helped shape this sport. More of these boxers come from the United States but there are others...


Handbook of Knotting and Splicing

by Paul N. Hasluck Dover Publications (October 04, 2012)

Clearly written and amply illustrated with 208 figures, this classic guide ranges from simple and useful knots to complex varieties. Additional topics include rope splicing, working cordage, hammock making,...


The Annapolis Book of Seamanship

by John Rousmaniere & Mark Smith Simon & Schuster (May 15, 1989)

Completely revised and updated to address changes in technology, this new edition is the definitive guide to the art and science of sailing.

Since the publication of the widely hailed first edition in 1983, The...


The Columbus Panhandles: A Complete History of Pro Football's Toughest Team, 1900-1922

by Chris Willis Scarecrow Press (February 01, 2007)

In 1901 workers at the Panhandle shops of the Pennsylvania Railroad in Columbus, Ohio formed a professional football team called the Columbus Panhandles. The railroad workers, mainly European immigrants, learned...


Can You Name that Team?: A Guide to Professional Baseball, Football, Soccer, Hockey, and Basketball Teams and Leagues

by David B. Biesel Scarecrow Press (January 01, 1993)

The only single source collection of over 950 teams in 36 major professional leagues-baseball, football, soccer, basketball, and hockey. Also contains the first genealogy ever compiled on all these leagues.


Great Detroit Sports Debates

by Drew Sharp & Terry Foster Sports Publishing (February 14, 2012)

Any sports fan knows that nothing brings on more passion and opinion than a good old-fashioned debate. Drew Sharp and Terry Foster are no different, as they take on the top debates of all time in Detroit sports....


Passages

by Chuck Wechsler Skyhorse (December 07, 2011)

This fascinating, 200-page book features the quotes from the best hunting, fishing, and nature writers to ever grace the pages of Sporting Classics. It's laced with poignant passages from hunting stories by...


Golf Miscellany

by Matthew Silverman Skyhorse (February 28, 2012)

What causes a golf ball to hook or slice? What are the origins of the terms bogey" and birdie"? Why was Jack Nicklaus called The Golden Bear"? Why is the Masters champion presented with a green jacket? How many...


Historical Dictionary of Ice Hockey

by Laurel Zeisler Scarecrow Press (December 19, 2012)

Historical Dictionary of Ice Hockey traces the history and evolution of hockey in general, as well as individual topics, from their beginnings to the present, through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes,...


Historical Dictionary of Baseball

by Lyle Spatz Scarecrow Press (December 21, 2012)

The Historical Dictionary of Baseball contains a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 900 cross-referenced entries on the roles of the...


The Basketball Draft Fact Book: A History of Professional Basketball's College Drafts

by Robert D. Bradley Scarecrow Press (April 12, 2013)

The Basketball Draft Fact Book is the first detailed and comprehensive listing of all professional basketball drafts in the history of the sport since the first draft in 1947. Each season’s draft is summarized,...


European Volleyball Championship Results: Since 1948

by Tomasz Malolepszy Scarecrow Press (February 28, 2013)

In European Volleyball Championship Results: Since 1948, Tomasz Malolepszy charts the growth and expansion of this sport in Europe with a complete statistical history of both the men’s and women’s competition....


European Basketball Championship Results: Since 1935

by Tomasz Malolepszy Scarecrow Press (February 28, 2013)

In European Basketball Championship Results: Since 1935, Tomasz Malolepszy charts the growth and expansion of this popular sport in Europe with a complete statistical history of both the men’s and women’s...


European Ice Hockey Championship Results: Since 1910

by Tomasz Malolepszy Scarecrow Press (February 28, 2013)

In European Ice Hockey Championship Results: Since 1910, Tomasz Malolepszy charts this popular sport in Europe with a complete statistical history of both the men’s and women’s competition. For the first...


How to Abandon Ship

by John J. Banigan, Phil Richards & Twain Braden Seahorse (September 13, 2016)

Based on interviews with the crew and captain of a torpedoed tanker who survived nineteen days in a lifeboat in heavy seas and scorching tropical sunthis information is incredibly useful even today.

How to Abandon...


Baseball's Best 1,000

by Derek Gentile Black Dog & Leventhal (April 03, 2017)

Using various (and completely subjective) criteria including lifetime statistics, personal and professional contributions to the game at large, sportsmanship, character, popularity with the fans, and more, sports...


The Ultimate Bicycle Owner's Manual

by Eben Weiss Black Dog & Leventhal (May 02, 2016)

Everything you need to know to purchase, maintain, and ride a bike for recreation, commuting, competition, travel, and beyond! From the bike world's most beloved and trusted advocate.

Eben Weiss, aka Bike Snob...


Inverting The Pyramid

by Jonathan Wilson Bold Type Books (November 04, 2013)

"An outstanding work the [soccer] book of the decade." -- Sunday Business Post

Inverting the Pyramid is a pioneering soccer book that chronicles the evolution of soccer tactics and the lives of the itinerant...


The Athlete's Cookbook

by Brett Stewart & Corey Irwin Ulysses Press (February 04, 2014)

FUEL YOUR FITNESS

This book shows how to perform at the top of your ability by combining its carefully constructed nutrition plan with your personal training and conditioning. Build the ideal diet to power a...


The Anatomy of Martial Arts

by Lily Chou & Norman G. Link Ulysses Press (February 15, 2011)

THE ULTIMATE TRAINING SUPPLEMENT FOR MARTIAL ARTISTS

With detailed anatomical drawings, this book precisely illustrates the inner workings of your body during key martial arts moves. Its color drawings, helpful...


The Pocket Guide to Essential Knots

by Peter Owen Skyhorse (March 03, 2020)

21 Essential Knots for Everyday Use Indoors or Outdoors!

This compact little reference book includes knots for a wide range of functions, from home to work, hobby to play activities. No knot-tying jargon is...


The Scouting Guide to Basic Fishing: An Officially-Licensed Book of the Boy Scouts of America

by Wade Bourne & Colin Moore Skyhorse (November 19, 2019)

In The Scouting Guide to Basic Fishing, current Scouts, Scout alumni, and anyone interested in the outdoors are provided with a step-by-step guide that masterfully breaks down the art of fishing with diagrams,...


America's Game

by Jerry Rice, Randy O. Williams & Adam Lazarre-White HarperAudio (February 04, 2020)

A celebration of 100 years of the NFL from Hall of Fame receiver and bestselling author Jerry Rice!

"This book is an amazing compilation of the game's history as seen through the eyes of my friend Jerry Rice,...


Open Water

by Mikael Rosén & Stephen McLaughlin Chronicle Books (June 25, 2019)

Dive deep into the world of swimming with open water swimmer and coach Mikael Rosén as he explores the sport through eight different perspectives. With topics ranging from the vigorous mental and physical demands...


Inverting The Pyramid

by Jonathan Wilson & Damian Lynch Bold Type Books (August 14, 2018)

"An outstanding work the [soccer] book of the decade." -- Sunday Business Post

Inverting the Pyramid is a pioneering soccer book that chronicles the evolution of soccer tactics and the lives of the itinerant...


Favorite Flies

by David Klausmeyer Skyhorse (April 07, 2020)

Favorite Flies is the latest fly-tying manual from acclaimed writer and fisherman David Klausmeyer, in which his 303 best flies have been brought together for the ease of fly fishers everywhere. Whether you...


Baseball America 2019 Prospect Handbook Digital Edition

by Editors of Baseball America Baseball America (March 26, 2019)

The one player guide every true baseball fan will want - the leading resource for the next generation of rising stars.

The Baseball America 2019 Prospect Handbook is the ultimate guide to the next generation...


You're the Umpire

by Wayne Stewart & Ron Blomberg Skyhorse (July 16, 2019)

Do you think you have what it takes to be a Major League umpire? Well, now you can test your knowledge of the game with Wayne Stewart’s You’re the Umpire.

Divided into three sections, this unusual handbook,...


Clemson

by Sam Blackman, Bob Bradley, Chuck Kriese & Will Vandervort Sports Publishing (August 15, 2017)

Clemson: Where the Tigers Play is the most comprehensive book ever written on Clemson University athletics. This book chronicles over 100 years of Tiger athletics, listing yearly accounts of statistics, records,...


Fundamentals of Mantracking

by Albert "Ab" Taylor & Donald C. Cooper Skyhorse (November 18, 2014)

Revised and updated with color photographs, the classic guide to search and rescue.

In 2012, there were 661,000 missing person cases opened in the United States. While the majority of missing person cases that...


The Scouting Guide to Basic Fishing: An Officially-Licensed Book of the Boy Scouts of America

by Wade Bourne & Colin Moore Skyhorse (November 19, 2019)

In The Scouting Guide to Basic Fishing, current Scouts, Scout alumni, and anyone interested in the outdoors are provided with a step-by-step guide that masterfully breaks down the art of fishing with diagrams,...