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The Great Cave Rescue: The Extraordinary Story of the Thai Boy Soccer Team Trapped in a Cave for 18 Days

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The Great Cave Rescue: The Extraordinary Story of the Thai Boy Soccer Team...

James Massola

Biography; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Caving & potholing

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Keen to go exploring after soccer practice, the boys of the Wild Boars soccer team ignored the sign at the cave entrance warning... [more]

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Olympia: The Story of the Ancient Olympic Games

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Olympia: The Story of the Ancient Olympic Games

Robin Waterfield

History; European history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Olympic games

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The remarkable story of the Ancient Olympic Games, narrated in invigorating style by a leading classical scholar and translator.... [more]

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Marxism, Colonialism, and Cricket: C. L. R. James's Beyond a Boundary

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Marxism, Colonialism, and Cricket: C. L. R. James's Beyond a Boundary

David Featherstone, Christopher Gair, Christian Hogsbjerg, Andrew Smith

Literary theory; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Philosophy; Politics & government; Cricket

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More than fifty years after the publication of C. L. R. James's classic Beyond a Boundary, the contributors to Marxism, Colonialism,... [more]

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My Life in Football: The Autobiography

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My Life in Football: The Autobiography

Kevin Keegan

Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Football (Soccer, Association football)

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The autobiography of the iconic, hugely influential and well-loved former English football player and manager. [more]

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The Sports Rules Book

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The Sports Rules Book

Myles Human Kinetics, Schrag

Reference works; Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

The Sports Rules Book is updated and expanded to cover 64 sports, including information on each sport's origin and history,... [more]

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Ralph Doubell: Do Not Worry, it is Only Pain

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Ralph Doubell: Do Not Worry, it is Only Pain

Michael Sharp

Biography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation

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Ralph Doubell should be one of Australia's best known Olympic heroes. In the 800 metres at Mexico City in 1968, he produced... [more]

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Road to Redemption: A Championship Journey

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Road to Redemption: A Championship Journey

Scott McLaughlin, Tim Hodges

Sports & outdoor recreation; Motor sports

Hardback

Scott McLaughlin is the new young gun of Australian and New Zealand motorsport. He is a star on the rise, and was recently... [more]

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Driven: A Pioneer for Women in Motorsport - an Autobiography

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Driven: A Pioneer for Women in Motorsport - an Autobiography

Rosemary Smith

Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Motor sports

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The inspirational story of the female motorsport pioneer who broke through the gender barrier to compete in and win some of... [more]

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Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking

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Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking

Rachel Love Nuwer

Animals & society; Criminal investigation & detection; Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Hunting or shooting animals & game

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An intrepid investigation of the criminal world of wildlife trafficking - the poachers, the traders, and the customers - and... [more]

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Power of the Pedal: The Story of Australian Cycling

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Power of the Pedal: The Story of Australian Cycling

Rupert Guinness

Sports & outdoor recreation; Cycling

Paperback

Bicycles changed our lives! They meant a new and faster way to get around, in both the country and the city, and gave rise... [more]

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My Story: A Life in Basketball and Beyond

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My Story: A Life in Basketball and Beyond

Lauren Jackson

Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Basketball

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'I've realised my dreams, been there for my teams, experienced so many highs and lows. The game of basketball, the game that... [more]

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Unconquerable: The Invictus Spirit

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Unconquerable: The Invictus Spirit

Boris Starling

Military veterans; Sports & outdoor recreation; Sporting events, tours & organisations

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`You are all Invictus, you are now ambassadors for the spirit of these games. Never stop fighting and do all you can to lift... [more]

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Australian Cricket Scandals: Ball Tampering, Bets, Bribes, Blow-Ups

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Australian Cricket Scandals: Ball Tampering, Bets, Bribes, Blow-Ups

Ken Piesse

Sports & outdoor recreation; Cricket

Paperback

Australian Cricket Scandals is a crafted collection of Ken Piesse's previously published writings on the ball tampering, bets,... [more]

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Death Of The Territories: Expansion, Betrayal and the War That Changed Pro Wrestling Forever

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Death Of The Territories: Expansion, Betrayal and the War That Changed Pro...

Tim Hornbaker

Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

How Vince McMahon raided the NWA, created WrestleMania, and redefined professional wrestling for good. [more]

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Fishing for the Past: Casting nets and lines into  Australia's early colonial history

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Fishing for the Past: Casting nets and lines into Australia's early colonial...

Julian Pepperell

History; Fishing, angling

Paperback

After long voyages, hungry crews needed to be fed. On board every ship were the keen fishermen, , catching fish to eat,... [more]

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Ghost Riders: Operation Cowboy, the World War Two Mission to Save the World's Finest Horses

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Ghost Riders: Operation Cowboy, the World War Two Mission to Save the World's...

Mark Felton

True war & combat stories; History; Second World War; Riding, showjumping & horsemanship

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GIs and Germans join forces in a thrilling true adventure story from the last days of the Second World War. [more]

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Blood Ties

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Blood Ties

Ben Crane

Biography; Memoirs; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Hunting or shooting animals & game

Hardback

An evocation of the falconer's art and a moving story of a man's discovery of how to be a father. [more]

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Lighthouses of Europe

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Lighthouses of Europe

Thomas Ebelt

Photography & photographs; Navigation & seamanship; Boating; Travel & holiday; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Hardback

Europe has over 40,000 miles of coastline, stretching from the icy black waters of the Baltic to the deceptively serene Mediterranean.... [more]

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How Football Began: A Global History of How the World's Football Codes Were Born

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How Football Began: A Global History of How the World's Football Codes Were...

Tony Collins (De Montfort University, UK)

Social & cultural history; Sports & outdoor recreation; Football (Soccer, Association football)

Paperback

This ambitious and fascinating history considers why, in the space of sixty years between 1850 and 1910, football grew from... [more]

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A Thoroughly Unhelpful History of Australian Sport

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A Thoroughly Unhelpful History of Australian Sport

Titus O'Reily

Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

When it comes to sport, Australians are mad. It's the closest thing we have to a culture [more]

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Here It Is

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Here It Is

Paul Roos

Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

Paul Roos is a leader, a legend, an AFL icon. As a first-rate player, premiership-winning coach and in-demand commentator,... [more]

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Crippled Immortals

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Crippled Immortals

Chris Murray

Memoirs; Fiction & Literature; Combat sports & self-defence

Paperback

A martial-arts master escapes from a prison camp in wartime China and flees to Malaya. His hopes for a quiet life are dashed... [more]

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Complete Book of Fishing Knots: Your complete guide to fishing knots

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Complete Book of Fishing Knots: Your complete guide to fishing knots

Bill Classon

Sports & outdoor recreation; Fishing, angling

Paperback

Fishing is the most popular activity in Australia with an estimated 7 million active anglers enjoying the thrill of simply... [more]

$16.99

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Retro Cricket

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Retro Cricket

Ian Collis

Sports & outdoor recreation; Cricket

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Retro Cricket is a celebration of the halcyon days of world cricket. From the retirement of Sir Don Bradman in 1948 to the... [more]

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Senna

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Senna

Bruce Hales-Dutton

Biography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Formula 1 & Grand Prix

Hardback

Ayrton Senna da Silva was a Brazilian racing driver who won three Formula One world championships for McLaren in 1988, 1990... [more]

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