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The Last Snake Man: The remarkable true-life story of an Aussie legend and a century of snake shows

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The Last Snake Man: The remarkable true-life story of an Aussie legend and...

John Cann

Biography; Autobiography: general; Reptiles & amphibians as pets; Olympic games; Rugby League; Boxing

Paperback

Wildlife warrior, professor of snakes, entertainer, Olympian: John Cann is a truly remarkable Australian. Written in John's... [more]

$32.99

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The Lions: When the Going Gets Tough: Behind the scenes

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The Lions: When the Going Gets Tough: Behind the scenes

Ian McGeechan

Sports teams & clubs; Sports training & coaching; Rugby Union

Paperback

Reflections on life as a Lion by the 'Ultimate Lion' as 2017 sees the British Lions take on New Zealand, the ultimate rugby... [more]

$22.99

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The Sports Development of Hong Kong and Macau: New Challenges after the Handovers

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The Sports Development of Hong Kong and Macau: New Challenges after the...

Brian Bridges, Marcus P. Chu (Lingnan University, Hong Kong)

National liberation & independence, post-colonialism; Sporting events, tours & organisations; Sports training & coaching

Hardback

China's sports history and its contemporary role in the global sporting community have become well-known, but the sporting... [more]

$252.00

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Remarkable Racecourses

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Remarkable Racecourses

Tom Peacock

Sporting venues; Horse racing

Hardback

Remarkable Racecourses is a beautifully presented collection of amazing racecourses from five continents captured by some... [more]

$45.00

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Chariot of Knowledge

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Chariot of Knowledge

Sandra & Rato, Ivo Rato

General & world history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Olympic games

Paperback

Discover the lost history of the Ancient Olympic Games. In popular belief, the Olympic Games were primarily a Greek invention.... [more]

$29.95

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The Deal: Inside the World of a Super-Agent

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The Deal: Inside the World of a Super-Agent

Jon Smith

Memoirs; Sporting events, tours & organisations; Football (Soccer, Association football)

Paperback

The Deal is a unique and fascinating insight into the business of sports management through the eyes of Jon Smith, the man... [more]

$22.99

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Olympics in Conflict: From the Games of the New Emerging Forces to the Rio Olympics

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Olympics in Conflict: From the Games of the New Emerging Forces to the Rio...

Lu Zhouxiang (National University of Ireland Maynooth, Ireland), Fan Hong (Bangor University, UK)

Olympic games

Hardback

In the second half of the twentieth century, the Olympics played an important role in the politics of the Cold War and was... [more]

$252.00

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Managing Sport Events

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Managing Sport Events

T. Christopher Greenwell, Leigh Ann Danzey-Bussell, David Shonk

Sporting events, tours & organisations

Mixed media product

Managing Sport Events, Second Edition, presents the principles and practices of effective event management. It takes readers... [more]

$159.00

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Fearless: The Amazing Underdog Story of Leicester City, the Greatest Miracle in Sports History

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Fearless: The Amazing Underdog Story of Leicester City, the Greatest Miracle...

Jonathan Northcroft

Sports teams & clubs; Football (Soccer, Association football)

Paperback

The definitive account of Leicester City's astonishing rise from relegation certainties to Premier League title winners: the... [more]

$22.99

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The Jersey: The Secrets Behind the World's Most Successful Team

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The Jersey: The Secrets Behind the World's Most Successful Team

Peter Bills

Sports teams & clubs; Rugby Union

CD-Extra

The All Blacks are the greatest sports team on the planet. With a better winning record than any other sports team in history,... [more]

$49.95

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Seaton Bent: Royal Adelaide Golf Club 1992-2017

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Seaton Bent: Royal Adelaide Golf Club 1992-2017

David Black

Sports teams & clubs; Golf

Hardback

A history of the prestigious Royal Adelaide Golf Club (RAGC), focusing on the last 25 years, featuring hundreds of colour... [more]

$75.00

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The End of the Road: The Festina Affair and the Tour that Almost Wrecked Cycling

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The End of the Road: The Festina Affair and the Tour that Almost Wrecked...

Alasdair Fotheringham

Sporting events, tours & organisations; Cycling

Paperback

The first detailed account of the Festina affair, which ripped apart the 1998 Tour de France and irrevocably changed cycling.... [more]

$18.99

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WWE Absolutely Everything You Need to Know

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WWE Absolutely Everything You Need to Know

DK

Sporting events, tours & organisations; Wrestling; Television & film (Children's&YA); General knowledge & trivia (Children's&YA); Reference works (Children's&YA)

Hardback

Packed with fun facts, bizarre-but-true tales, and quirky insights into everyone's favorite sports entertainment stars. From... [more]

$39.99

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Exposed: The Dark Side of the America's Cup

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Exposed: The Dark Side of the America's Cup

Alan Sefton, Larry Keating

Maritime history; Sporting events, tours & organisations; Sailing

Hardback

Dirty deals, spying, counter-espionage, betrayal and legal battles--there has always been an undercurrent of skulduggery behind... [more]

$24.99

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40 : Love - 40 Years of Porsche Tennis Grand Prix

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40 : Love - 40 Years of Porsche Tennis Grand Prix

Markus Gunthardt

Sporting venues; Tennis

Paperback

Wimbledon, the US Open, the Australian Open ...and the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix! Drawing on a wealth of archival material... [more]

$80.00

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It Takes a Tribe: Building the Tough Mudder Movement

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It Takes a Tribe: Building the Tough Mudder Movement

Will Dean

Entrepreneurship; Sporting events, tours & organisations; Extreme sports

Hardback

Tough Mudder is not a race. It's a challenge.<br /><br />Unlike other endurance... [more]

$29.99

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I Had to Survive: How a plane crash in the Andes helped me to save lives

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I Had to Survive: How a plane crash in the Andes helped me to save lives...

Dr. Roberto Canessa, Pablo Vierci

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Aircraft: general interest; Sports teams & clubs

Paperback

A gripping and heartrending recollection of the harrowing brink-of-death experience that propelled survivor Roberto Canessa... [more]

$24.99

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They Nearly Reached the Sky: West Ham United in Europe

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They Nearly Reached the Sky: West Ham United in Europe

Brian Belton

Sports teams & clubs; Football (Soccer, Association football)

Paperback

In 1965 West Ham United were the first side made up entirely of English players to win a major European trophy. This was the... [more]

$34.99

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Unbroken: My story of survival from 7/7 Bombings to Paralympic success

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Unbroken: My story of survival from 7/7 Bombings to Paralympic success

Martine Wright

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem; Olympic games

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$35.00

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Golf Resorts of the World

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Golf Resorts of the World

Daniel Fallon

Sports & outdoor recreation; Sporting venues; Golf

Hardback

The golf courses featured are luxurious holiday destinations for golfers and their partners (and even families). Each is an... [more]

$49.99

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Body Lengths

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Body Lengths

Leisel Jones

Memoirs; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Sports & outdoor recreation; Olympic games; Swimming & diving

Paperback

'From the moment I am born, I am like no-one else around me. I am a fish out of water. Even in the pool.' [more]

$22.99

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Velopedia: The infographic book of cycling

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Velopedia: The infographic book of cycling

Robert Dineen

Social & cultural history; Sports teams & clubs; Cycling

Hardback

The world of road cycling in 92 fun and contemporary infographics. From race record breakers to the most colourful characters... [more]

$36.99

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Human Resource Management in Sport and Recreation 3rd Edition

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Human Resource Management in Sport and Recreation 3rd Edition

Packianathan Chelladurai, Shannon Kerwin

Personnel & human resources management; Sporting events, tours & organisations

Hardback

Human Resource Management in Sport and Recreation, Third Edition, guides readers toward a greater understanding of human resource... [more]

$158.00

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Football's Secret Trade: How the Player Transfer Market was Infiltrated

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Football's Secret Trade: How the Player Transfer Market was Infiltrated...

Alex Duff, Tariq Panja

Microeconomics; Sports governing bodies; Football (Soccer, Association football)

Hardback

A no-holds-barred expose on the financial transactions of the world's favourite sport The transfer fees clubs pay to sign... [more]

$41.95

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Six Minutes in Berlin: Broadcast Spectacle and Rowing Gold at the Nazi Olympics

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Six Minutes in Berlin: Broadcast Spectacle and Rowing Gold at the Nazi Olympics...

Michael J. Socolow

20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Media studies; Olympic games

Paperback

The Berlin Olympics, August 14, 1936. German rowers, dominant at the Games, line up against America's top eight-oared crew.... [more]

$52.99

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