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A Sporting Chance

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A Sporting Chance

Titus O'Reily

Sports & outdoor recreation

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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

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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; Advocate - History

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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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Church of the Open Sky

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Church of the Open Sky

Nat Young

Biography: general; Sports & outdoor recreation

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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

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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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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; Advocate - Today's World

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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; Advocate - Today's World

Paperback

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

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

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

Michelle Payne, John Harms

Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

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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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Epic Bike Rides of the World

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Epic Bike Rides of the World

Lonely Planet

Cycling; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Advocate - Travel

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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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Border's Battlers

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Border's Battlers

Michael Sexton

Biography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation

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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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The Joy of High Places

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The Joy of High Places

Patti Miller

Biography; Memoirs; Active outdoor pursuits

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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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Johnathan Thurston: The Autobiography

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Johnathan Thurston: The Autobiography

Johnathan Thurston

Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Rugby League

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Johnathan Thurston is widely regarded as rugby league's greatest player. This autobiography will follow Thurston's journey... [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

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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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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

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

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The Camino del Norte and Camino Primitivo: To Santiago de Compostela and Finisterre from Irun or Oviedo

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The Camino del Norte and Camino Primitivo: To Santiago de Compostela and...

Dave Whitson, Laura Perazzoli

Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

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Guidebook to walking the Camino del Norte and Camino Primitivo pilgrim routes to Santiago de Compostela in northwest Spain.... [more]

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No Spin

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No Spin

Shane Warne, Mark Nicholas

Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Cricket

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Everyone knows the story, or thinks they do. The leg-spinner who rewrote the record books. One of Wisden's five cricketers... [more]

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Beyond A Boundary

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Beyond A Boundary

Cyril Lionel Robert James

Biography: general; Society & Social Sciences; Sports & outdoor recreation; Cricket

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'To say the best cricket book ever written is piffingly inadequate praise' Guardian'Great claims have been made for [Beyond... [more]

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The Rise of the Ultra Runners: A Journey to the Edge of Human Endurance

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The Rise of the Ultra Runners: A Journey to the Edge of Human Endurance...

Adharanand Finn

Biography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Sports psychology; Marathon & cross-country running

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But is it an antidote to modern life, or a symptom of a modern illness?<br... [more]

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Bruce Lee: A Life

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Bruce Lee: A Life

Matthew Polly

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: sport; Oriental martial arts

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The first authoritative biography of film star Bruce Lee, who made martial arts a global phenomenon, bridged the divide between... [more]

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Carn: The Game, and the Country that Plays it

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Carn: The Game, and the Country that Plays it

Andrew Mueller

Sports & outdoor recreation; Australian Rules football

Paperback

There have been histories of Australian football before. There has not been... [more]

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Dumbbell Training

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Dumbbell Training

Allen Hedrick

Exercise & workout books; Sports & outdoor recreation; Weightlifting

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Dumbbell Training, Second Edition, will help you incorporate dumbbells into your training routines. It offers more than 110... [more]

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Soccerwomen: The Icons, Rebels, Stars, and Trailblazers Who Transformed the Beautiful Game

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Soccerwomen: The Icons, Rebels, Stars, and Trailblazers Who Transformed...

Gemma Clarke

Biography: sport; Gender studies: women; Sports & outdoor recreation; Football (Soccer, Association football)

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Bold and inspiring profiles of the pioneers, champions and future heroines of women's soccer around the world. [more]

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Kings of the Yukon: An Alaskan River Journey

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Kings of the Yukon: An Alaskan River Journey

Adam Weymouth

Fiction & Literature; Canoeing & kayaking; Travel writing

Paperback

Shortlisted for the Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award 2018 [more]

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Sydney's Best Bush Park & City Walks: The Bestselling Guide to Over 50 Fantastic Walks

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Sydney's Best Bush Park & City Walks: The Bestselling Guide to Over 50 Fantastic...

Veechi Stuart

Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

Sydney's Best Bush Park &amp; City Walks includes over 50 walks throughout the Sydney basin. [more]

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