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A Sporting Chance

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A Sporting Chance

Titus O'Reily

Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

In sport, the term 'good bloke' doesn't mean what it says. Like 'fun run', it often actually means exactly the opposite.<br... [more]

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The Fine Cotton Fiasco

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The Fine Cotton Fiasco

Peter Hoysted, Pat Sheil

True stories; Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

Brilliantly told - the scarcely believable tale of how horrendous mismanagement, terrible judgement and comically bad luck... [more]

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The Oarsmen: The Remarkable Story of the Men Who Rowed from the Great War to Peace

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The Oarsmen: The Remarkable Story of the Men Who Rowed from the Great War...

Scott Patterson

True war & combat stories; History; First World War; Sporting events, tours & organisations; Rowing

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This is a book about the difficult peace that can follow a war: the untold story of soldiers stranded far from home, facing... [more]

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Bradman + Packer: The deal that changed cricket

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Bradman + Packer: The deal that changed cricket

Daniel Brettig

Sports & outdoor recreation; Cricket

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In 1977 Kerry Packer's World Series Cricket insurgency jolted a staid and traditional sport into a period of chaos and upheaval.... [more]

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Art Forms in Nature 2020 Calendar

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Art Forms in Nature 2020 Calendar

Edition Habit

Combat sports & self-defence; Stationery items

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Satirical TinTin 2020 Calendar

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Satirical TinTin 2020 Calendar

Edition Habit

Combat sports & self-defence; Stationery items

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Manikato 'The Man'

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Manikato 'The Man'

Adam Crettenden

Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Paperback

A champion racehorse, Manikato won races at the elite level over six seasons through the late 1970s and early 1980s and became... [more]

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AFL Wit and Wisdom of the Players

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AFL Wit and Wisdom of the Players

Eamon Evans

Humour collections & anthologies; Sports & outdoor recreation; Australian Rules football

Paperback

Whether you are an elite athlete, ambitious professional, dedicated parent or hard-working student, all of us are at times... [more]

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Beneath the Surface

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Beneath the Surface

Libby Trickett

Memoirs; Coping with illness; Sports & outdoor recreation; Swimming & diving

Paperback

Australians know Libby Trickett as one of our golden girls of swimming. Winner of multiple Olympic gold medals and setter... [more]

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Mount Panorama: Bathurst - the Stories Behind the Legend

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Mount Panorama: Bathurst - the Stories Behind the Legend

John Smailes

Sports & outdoor recreation; Sporting events, tours & organisations; Motor sports

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There's no other motor-racing circuit in Australia that holds the same magic as Bathurst's Mount Panorama. It's been home... [more]

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The Big Fella: Babe Ruth and the World He Created

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The Big Fella: Babe Ruth and the World He Created

Jane Leavy

Biography: sport; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & cultural history; Sports & outdoor recreation; Baseball

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From award-winning, New York Times-bestselling author Leavy comes the definitive biography of Babe Ruth--the man Roger Angell... [more]

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Night Fishing: Stingrays, Goya and the Singular Life

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Night Fishing: Stingrays, Goya and the Singular Life

Vicki Hastrich

Biography; Literary essays; Fishing, angling

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'Deft, ambitious, tender and humane, Night Fishing is the most breathtakingly original memoir you will ever read. In this... [more]

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The Age of Football: The Global Game in the Twenty-first Century

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The Age of Football: The Global Game in the Twenty-first Century

David Goldblatt

Sociology: sport & leisure; Sports & outdoor recreation; Sports governing bodies; Football (Soccer, Association football)

Paperback

The long-awaited follow-up to the seminal The Ball is Round, which continues with the global story of football in the twenty-first... [more]

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Heartland: How Rugby League Explains Queensland

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Heartland: How Rugby League Explains Queensland

Joe Gorman

Social & cultural history; Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

For more than 40 years, rugby league has embodied all the hopes and dreams, contradictions and tensions of life in the Sunshine... [more]

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Church of the Open Sky

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Church of the Open Sky

Nat Young

Biography: general; Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

What makes for a surfing life? With a blaze of groundbreaking performances and a swag of titles claimed from all over the... [more]

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Hard Truth

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Hard Truth

Todd Carney

Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Rugby League

Paperback

Few NRL players in the last decade have had the talent of Todd Carney. From his debut season with the Canberra Raiders where... [more]

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Life As I Know It: The bestselling book, now a major film 'Ride Like a Girl'

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Life As I Know It: The bestselling book, now a major film 'Ride Like a Girl'...

Michelle Payne, John Harms

Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Paperback

In Life As I Know It, Michelle Payne tells her deeply moving story. Michelle was put on a horse aged four. At five years old... [more]

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The Football Solution: How Richmond's premiership can save Australia

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The Football Solution: How Richmond's premiership can save Australia

George Megalogenis

Politics & government; Sports & outdoor recreation; Australian Rules football

Paperback

A sport unlike any other in the world, football has always been Australia's bellwether. But at a time when politics is increasingly... [more]

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On the Chin: A Boxing Education

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On the Chin: A Boxing Education

Alex McClintock

Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

The sporting memoir of an unlikely pugilist's attempt to take on Australia's amateur boxing circuit. [more]

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Epic Bike Rides of the World

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Epic Bike Rides of the World

Lonely Planet

Cycling; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

Discover 200 of the best places to ride a bike in this beautifully illustrated paperback. From family-friendly, urban rides... [more]

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The Joy of High Places

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The Joy of High Places

Patti Miller

Biography; Memoirs; Active outdoor pursuits

Paperback

They didn't know it, but Patti Miller and her brother, Barney, shared something in common - a passion for the illuminating... [more]

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Border's Battlers

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Border's Battlers

Michael Sexton

Biography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

It's the 1986 tour of India, and Australian cricket is reeling from the loss of key players to retirement and rebel tours.... [more]

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Perfect Motion: How walking makes us wiser

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Perfect Motion: How walking makes us wiser

Jono Lineen

Memoirs; Popular science; Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday

Paperback

In Perfect Motion, Jono Lineen investigates that transformation, and why walking has made us more creative, helped us to... [more]

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Brock at Bathurst

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Brock at Bathurst

Bev Brock

Biography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation

Hardback

No driver is as connected to a track as the legendary Peter Brock is to Bathurst. October 2019 marks half a century since... [more]

$39.99

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Nancy Clark's Sports Nutrition Guidebook

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Nancy Clark's Sports Nutrition Guidebook

Nancy Clark

Fitness & diet; Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

Boost your energy, build muscle, lose fat, and improve your performance with this best-selling nutrition guide! Resolve your... [more]

$56.99

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