Football For Dummies

By Howie Long

Tackle every little thing approximately soccer with this complete consultant from the pros!

Always desired to comprehend soccer, yet have no idea your X's out of your O's? Football For Dummies has you coated! This enjoyable, easy-to-read advisor bargains a accomplished assessment of the sport. Former expert participant and present NFL analyst Howie lengthy groups up with specialist soccer advisor John Czarnecki to steer you thru the sport like not anyone else can, with research of soccer positions, easy and complicated offensive and protective concepts, and the newest updates to the sport and the foundations. know about the most recent NFL stadium applied sciences, new stars within the video game, and get information about soccer that observe to each point, from pee wee to school, university, and the pros!

Perfect for either an expert enthusiasts as a reference, or to these new to the game, this enjoyable consultant makes studying soccer effortless. leap in and you will be speaking the soccer speak in no time!

  • Offers an ideal finished and up-to-date consultant to soccer for either new fanatics and previous pros
  • Provides targeted motives of positions, offensive and protective performs, and research of techniques to varied online game situations
  • Includes up-to-date content material on new stadium know-how, new gamers, and the most recent principles and regulations
  • Packed with info that is appropriate for each level

Dive correct in to Football For Dummies to get the most recent in-depth research to the preferred activity in America!

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Citizen's Guide to Armed Defense

By Kevin R. Davis

Millions of individuals are buying firearms for private protection and residential defense, yet possessing a firearm is just one a part of the equation.

Citizen’s advisor to Armed security covers the severe points of that equation for armed voters, including:

  • Operating firearms effectively
  • Effects of pressure on performance
  • Laws of self-defense and lethal force
  • Interacting with responding police and investigators
Written via a veteran, operating police officer and nationally recognized legislations enforcement coach who makes a speciality of use of strength investigations and the dynamics of violent encounters, this advisor unearths what works. writer Kevin Davis explains application
of sound strategies and strategies in line with cutting-edge undefined, grownup studying rules, firearms education and violent armed and unarmed encounters.

possessing a firearm is just one step; this advisor will take you to the following level.

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The Fix: Soccer and Organized Crime

By Declan Hill

The repair is the main explosive tale of activities corruption in a iteration. fascinating, riveting, and compelling, it tells the tale of an investigative journalist who units out to envision the area of match-fixing in specialist soccer.

From the Introduction
Understand how playing fixers paintings to deprave a football online game and you may know the way they circulate right into a basketball league, a cricket match, or a tennis fit (all areas, incidentally, that legal fixers have moved into). My perspectives on football have replaced. I nonetheless love the Saturday-morning video game among amateurs: the camaraderie and the clean odor of grass. however the expert video game leaves me chilly. i'm hoping you are going to comprehend why after studying the e-book. i believe you could by no means examine game within the related method again.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Running for My Life: One Lost Boy's Journey from the Killing Fields of Sudan to the Olympic Games

By Lopez Lomong

Running for My Life isn't really a narrative approximately Africa or song and box athletics. it really is approximately outrunning the satan and reaching the very unlikely religion, diligence, and the need to provide again. it's the American dream come precise and a stark reminder that saving you may aid to avoid wasting hundreds of thousands more.

Lopez Lomong chronicles his inspiring ascent from a barefoot misplaced boy of the Sudanese Civil struggle to a Nike subsidized athlete at the US Olympic crew. even though so much folks fall someplace among the catastrophic lows and dizzying highs of Lomong's exceptional lifestyles, each reader will locate in his tale the human spark to pursue goals that will appear unthinkable, even from conditions that may look hopeless.

"Lopez Lomong's tale is one in all real suggestion. His lifestyles is a narrative of braveness, exertions, by no means giving up, and having wish the place there's hopelessness throughout. Lopez is a real position model." ?MICHAEL JOHNSON, Olympic Gold Medalist

"This actual tale of a Sudanese baby refugee who turned an Olympic megastar is strong facts that God provides desire to the hopeless and shines a gentle within the darkest areas. do not be stunned if after interpreting this extraordinary story, you end up mysteriously attracted to run along him." ?RICHARD STEARNS, president, international imaginative and prescient US and writer of THe gap in Our Gospel

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Beginning Qigong

First-class in Wraps; eightvo; Paperback; a hundred and twenty pages; B/W Illustrations; Charles E. Tuttle corporation; 1997; Fourth Printing; Subtitled: chinese language secrets and techniques for wellbeing and fitness and toughness; Minor rubbing and shelf put on to wraps; textual content fresh and unmarked.

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Sailing a Serious Ocean: Sailboats, Storms, Stories and Lessons Learned from 30 Years at Sea

By John Kretschmer

"I recognize you should learn extra when you end Sailing a significant Ocean. And be warned, you are going to probably are looking to sail with John, probably throughout an ocean." -- DALLAS MURPHY, writer OF ROUNDING THE HORN

After crusing 300,000 miles and weathering dozens of storms in all of the world's oceans, John Kretschmer has lots of tales and suggestion to percentage. John's offshore education passages promote out a 12 months prematurely and his interesting shows are renowned at boat exhibits and yacht golf equipment everywhere in the English conversing global. John's expertise for storytelling enchants his viewers because it soaks up the teachings he realized in the course of his oftenchallenging voyages. you can now sit down subsequent to John--at a lesser cost--and get the data you want to satisfy your personal dream of blue-water adventure.

In Sailing a significant Ocean, John tells you what to anticipate whilst crusing the oceans and indicates the right way to sail appropriately throughout them. His stories of hurricane encounters and different examples of maximum seamanship can help you organize to your trip and provides you self assurance to address any situation―even heavy climate. via his own tales, John will advisor you thru the complete means of selecting the best boat, outfitting with definitely the right apparatus, making plans your path, navigating the sea, and figuring out the nuances of existence at sea.

Our oceans are appealing but unpredictable―water that's at one second a typical replicate for the sparkling solar can develop into a foamy, raging wall of fury. John is familiar with our oceans, and he's the best academics of taming and having fun with them. sooner than you place off around the huge blue, flip to John for his inspirational tales and hard-learned recommendation and detect the intense sailor in you.

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By William Nack

Secretariat is an elegantly crafted, exhilarating story of velocity and gear, grace and greatness, instructed with such immediacy that the reader is misplaced within the rush of horses and the clatter and ring of the grandstand.”

—Laura Hillenbrand, bestselling writer of Seabiscuit

Updated with a brand new preface by means of the author

In 1973, Secretariat, the best champion in horse-racing background, gained the Triple Crown. the one horse to ever grace the covers of Time, Newsweek, and Sports Illustrated in an identical week, he additionally nonetheless holds the list for the quickest occasions in either the Kentucky Derby and the Belmont Stakes. He was once additionally the single non-human selected as one in all ESPN’s “50 maximum Athletes of the Century.” the story of “Big crimson” is a permanent and encouraging vintage, greater than thirty years after its preliminary publication.

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Spirit On The Water: XI Extraordinary Cricket Tours

By Mike Harfield

Spirit at the Water takes you on a voyage of 11 very assorted cricket excursions. The excursions contain Taverners jaunts to the Balearics, an Aborigine crew traveling England in 1868, Australia attempting to win in India, Sydney Barnes in South Africa, Wally Hammond Down less than and extra. The full of life conversational type which made Mike Harfield's prior publication, no longer darkish but, so renowned appears to be like back, besides a cornucopia of cricket. as a rule it's the cricket which lives within the reminiscence; sometimes modern occasions intrude. continually the adventure is unique. Surrey and England batsman Mark Butcher will get us into the temper in his very good Foreword after which it really is off at the first journey.

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