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Cold War Games

Spies, Subterfuge and Secret Operations at the 1956 Olympic Games

by Harry Blutstein

Cold War Games shows vividly how the USSR and US exploited the Melbourne Olympic Games for propaganda, turning athletic fields, swimming pools and other sporting venues into battlefields in which each fought for supremacy. ...

ISBN: 9781760405687

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College Athletes’ Rights and Well-Being

Critical Perspectives on Policy and Practice

by Eddie Comeaux

<p>College athletes are at the very center of emerging campus debates over their legal, financial, and academic role. Amid ongoing litigation and pressure from internal and external stakeholders, many policy makers and university leaders are ...

ISBN: 9781421423869

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Commonwealth Games: Extraordinary Stories behind the Medals

by Brian Oliver

How well do you know the Friendly Games'<br> Sports journalist Brian Oliver brings the Commonwealth Games to life with riveting stories of the athletes who have competed over the years. He delves into the best tales of the past and interviews ...

ISBN: 9781472907325

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Complete Guide to Lifting Heavy

by Geoffrey K. Platt

Aimed at fitness professionals, coaches and sportspeople, this is the definitive guide to lifting maximum weights from beginner level through to advanced. This applies to those who wish to build body strength and bulk as well as people wanting ...

ISBN: 9781408133255

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Complete Offensive Line

by Rick Trickett

ISBN: 9780736086516

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Complete Wide Receiver

by Jay Norvell

ISBN: 9781450424554

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Cooperative Learning in Physical Education and Physical Activity

A Practical Introduction

by Ben Dyson & Ashley Casey

<p>This book introduces Cooperative Learning as a research-informed, practical way of engaging children and young people in lifelong physical activity. Written by authors with over 40 years’ experience as teachers and researchers, it addresses ...

ISBN: 9781317576945

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COPA90: Our World Cup

A Fans' Guide to 2018

by Copa90

<p><strong>The World Cup's kicked off! Who's going to take home the trophy?</strong></p> <p>How will Spain get on with the sudden arrival of Hierro?<br /> Will Ronaldo add the World Cup to his absurdly large trophy cabinet?<br /> Will the ...

ISBN: 9780241335314

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Corsa Rosa

A history of the Giro d’Italia

by Brendan Gallagher

<p>The Giro d'Italia is the cooler, tougher brother of the Tour de France. First staged in 1909, and only pausing for two World Wars, its hundredth edition takes place in 2017.</p> <p>Inspired by <em>L'Auto</em>'s improved circulation figures ...

ISBN: 9781472918819

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Covert-Side Sketches; or, Thoughts on Hunting Suggested by Many Days in Many Countries with Fox, Deer and Hare

by J. Nevill Fitt

<p>This vintage book, first published in 1879, contains a timeless guide to hunting. Based on the author's extensive experience hunting a variety of animals in many countries, this volume will be of considerable utility to modern hunting ...

ISBN: 9781473349742

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Critical Event Studies

by Karl Spracklen & Ian R. Lamond

<p>Within events management, events are commonly categorised within two axes, size and content. Along the size axis events range between the small scale and local, through major events, which garner greater media interest, to internationally ...

ISBN: 9781317427032

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Das Reboot

How German Football Reinvented Itself and Conquered the World

by Raphael Honigstein

<p><strong>‘Football is a simple game; 22 men chase a ball for 90 minutes and at the end, the Germans always win’ Gary Lineker</strong></p> <p><strong>Packed with exclusive interviews with key protagonists, Raphael Honigstein’s book lifts the ...

ISBN: 9781473521803

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Deer and Boar in Gaelic Literature

by Various Authors

<p>The only wild animals of size in Ireland or Scotland historically were the deer, the wolf, and the boar. The latter was admired for its strength and fierceness, and often appeared as a symbol on helmets. The grace of the deer and elk were ...

ISBN: 9781473343399

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Deer Stalking in the Scottish Highlands

by Various Authors

<p>The Red Deer is one of the largest deer species and can be found across most of Europe, and in other parts of the world too. The meat of a red deer, venison, is widely used as a food source to the extent that red deer farming now exists. In ...

ISBN: 9781473343382

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Detecting Doping in Sport

by Stephen Moston & Terry Engelberg

<p>The book explores the changing landscape of anti-doping investigations, which now largely centre on the collection of intelligence about doping through processes such as surveillance, interviews with witnesses and interrogation of athletes. ...

ISBN: 9781317513216

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Dimensions of Leisure for Life: Individuals and Society

by Human Kinetics

ISBN: 9780736082884

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Discovering Orienteering: Skills, Techniques, and Activities

by Charles Ferguson

ISBN: 9780736084239

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Don't Stop Me Now

26.2 Tales of a Runner’s Obsession

by Mr. Vassos Alexander

<p>This is a celebration of running - and what lots of us think about when we run. Part escape, part self-discovery, part therapy, part fitness. Part simple childlike joy of running when you could be walking.<br /> Vassos Alexander shares the ...

ISBN: 9781472921550

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Dublin: The Chaos Years

How the Dubs Made a Mess of Things for So Long – and How They Turned It Around

by Neil Cotter

<p>Dublin has become the dominant force in Gaelic football, setting new standards of skill and efficiency. But it was not very long ago that the county was a byword for underachievement and disorganization. Every year from 1996 to 2010, the Dubs

ISBN: 9781844884322

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Eat Smart for Sport

Maximise sports performance and results through smart eating

by Paula Volschenk & Liesbet Delport

<p>Two top South African experts have joined forces to bring you this up-to-date guide to what, how much, and when to eat to optimise sports performance. Practical and realistic, it provides professional sportspeople, enthusiastic amateurs and ...

ISBN: 9780624069959

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