Chain of Thorns
It Ends with Us
Becoming Free Indeed
The Score
It Starts with Us
Whispers of You
Next Time I Fall
Executive Orders
Thrust & Throttle
8 Rules of Love
Protective Impulse
Lessons in Chemistry

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Mexican Americans and Sports

Mexican Americans and Sports


Author: Jorge Iber
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Electronic books

For at least a century, across the United States, Mexican American athletes have participated in community-based, interscholastic, and professional sports. "Mexican Americans and Sports" contributes to the emerging understanding of the value of sport to minority populations in communities across the nation North American Society for Sport History (NASSH), the most prominent interdisciplinary organization that is, in spite of its name, quite global, named MEXICAN AMERICANS AND SPORTS: A READER ON ATHLETICS AND BARRIO LIFE "Anthology of the Year."-- from author, May 2008...

Women s Cricket and Global Processes

Women s Cricket and Global Processes


Author: Philippa Velija
  • Release Date : 2015-06-13
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation

How can the diffusion and development of women's cricket as a global sport be explained? Women 's Cricket and Global Processes considers the emergence and growth of women's cricket around the world and seeks to provide a sociological explanation for how and why the women's game has developed the way it has....

The Roger Kahn Reader

The Roger Kahn Reader


Author: Roger Kahn
  • Release Date : 2018-06
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Most famous for his classic work The Boys of Summer, Roger Kahn is widely regarded as one of the greatest sportswriters of our time. The Roger Kahn Reader is a rich collection of his stories and articles that originally appeared in publications such as Sports Illustrated, theNew York Times, Esquire, and the Nation. Kahn's pieces, published between 1952 and today, present a vivid, turbulent, and intimate picture of more than half a century in American sport. His standout writings bring us close to entrepreneurs and hustlers (Walter O'Malley and Don King), athletes of Olympian gifts (Ted Williams, Stan Musial, "Le Demon Blon...

Sporting Dystopias

Sporting Dystopias


Author: Ralph C. Wilcox
  • Release Date : 2012-02-01
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation

Challenges the unexamined belief that sports stadiums, events, and teams in cities are always beneficial to the comunities....

A Simple Guide to Getting an Athletic Scholarship

A Simple Guide to Getting an Athletic Scholarship


Author: Gary Hiles
  • Release Date : 2011-02
  • Genre: College sports

If you need to find an athletic scholarship, this book will provide the help you need. The author teaches parents and athletes the basics of how to get athletes noticed by college coaches and how to find thousands of dollars in athletic scholarships. The book tells how to avoid common mistakes, such as parents waiting too late to start the scholarship search process, and encourages parents to hedge their bets and not limit their options before receiving an offer. Parents looking for detailed ways to help their athletically talented child will find them, whether it's how to create mailing lists, keep accurate records, conta...

Britain and the Olympic Games  1908 1920

Britain and the Olympic Games 1908 1920


Author: Luke J. Harris
  • Release Date : 2016-04-29
  • Genre: History

Britain and the Olympic Games, 1908-1920 focuses upon the presentation and descriptions of identity that are presented through the depictions of the Olympics in the national press. This book breaks Britain down into its four nations and presents the debates that were present within their national press....

Britain and the Olympic Games  1908 1920

Britain and the Olympic Games 1908 1920


Author: Luke J. Harris
  • Release Date : 2016-04-29
  • Genre: History

Britain and the Olympic Games, 1908-1920 focuses upon the presentation and descriptions of identity that are presented through the depictions of the Olympics in the national press. This book breaks Britain down into its four nations and presents the debates that were present within their national press....

Nutrient Timing
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Nutrient Timing


Author: John Ivy
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Health & Fitness

Using cutting-edge research studies from leading sports science laboratories, Nutrient Timing shatters myths and misconceptions about how to provide optimum nutrition to working muscles. It shows that when the right combination of nutrients is delivered at the right time, one can activate his/her body's muscle machinery to increase muscle strength, improve endurance and increase lean muscle mass....

Hunting Africa

Hunting Africa


Author: Angela Thompsell
  • Release Date : 2015-10-12
  • Genre: History

This book recovers the multiplicity of meanings embedded in colonial hunting and the power it symbolized by examining both the incorporation and representation of British women hunters in the sport and how African people leveraged British hunters' dependence on their labor and knowledge to direct the impact and experience of hunting....

Hunting Africa

Hunting Africa


Author: Angela Thompsell
  • Release Date : 2015-10-12
  • Genre: History

This book recovers the multiplicity of meanings embedded in colonial hunting and the power it symbolized by examining both the incorporation and representation of British women hunters in the sport and how African people leveraged British hunters' dependence on their labor and knowledge to direct the impact and experience of hunting....