Understanding Ballistics – Complete Guide To Bullet Selection

There have never been more bullet choices for today's shooters and hunters, and in this indispensable guide to modern bullets, ballistician Philip P. Massaro expertly breaks down every facet of proper bullet selection for hunting, competition, target shooting, and self-defense. Understanding Ballistics: Complete Guide to Bullet Selection gives you: Detailed overviews of almost all available bullets in factory-loaded and component for...

Gun Digest Shooter’s Guide To The 1911

An informative book on the given subject. The author has clearly done a significant amount of research into the various available models. The book gives good advice on affordable quality models for anyone looking for another purchase. The legendary 1911 is America’s gun, and a century after this iconic pistol first appeared, it is more popular than ever. Now is the Golden Age of the 1911. Never before have there been more choices for...

Das Reboot: How German Soccer Reinvented Itself And Conquered The World

There is no question that Raphael Honigstein is the world's top expert on German soccer. It's no accident that his most recent offering, Das Reboot: How German Soccer Reinvented Itself and Conquered the World, is one of the most promising books of the year. It is a definitive text on the modern German game, much like David Winner's Brilliant Orange was for Dutch football. We had the pleasure of reading this one during a bit of talk (...

Bowling 2nd Edition: Steps to Success

See your average rise and the pins fall with the second edition of "Bowling: Steps to Success." Inside you'll find progressive, detailed instruction on all aspects of the game. You'll learn these essential skills and strategies: - Grip - Stance - Footwork - Arm swing - Approach - Timing - Release You'll also learn the best strategies for targeting and picking up spares as well as correcting common errors and adjusting to various lane...

Money Pitcher: Chief Bender And The Tragedy Of Indian Assimilation

Charles Albert Bender was one of baseball’s most talented pitchers. By the end of his major league career in 1925, he had accrued 212 wins and more than 1,700 strikeouts, and in 1953, he became the first American Indian elected to baseball’s Hall of Fame. But as a high-profile Chippewa Indian in a bigoted society, Bender knew firsthand the trauma of racism. In Money Pitcher: Chief Bender and the Tragedy of Indian Assimilation, Willia...

Drills And Skills For Youth Basketball

This book is a must for all coaches and kids. It really helped my planning of practices for my 8th grade team. Coach Grawer's practice ideas are not only effective teaching methods that helped improve my players' skills, but also were fun drills that made the kids look forward to coming to practice. Many of my players now use his techniques on their own at home...away from the official practice time.

Sex & Drugs & Rebel Tours: The England Cricket Team In The 1980s

Throughout the 1980s, England lurched between the highs of Ashes victories and the lows of on-field humiliation and a series of controversies involving tabloid scandals, South African rebel tours and Pakistani umpires. The Ashes were won dramatically in 1981, regained by David Gower's team in 1985 and retained by Mike Gatting in 1986/87. There was even a World Cup Final appearance in India. Yet twice the West Indies inflicted 5-0 ser...

Glock Reference Guide

YOUR GUIDE TO THE WORLD OF GLOCK Gaston Glock’s revolutionary pistol is recognized as one of the most important and innovative firearms designs of the last 50 years. Since its introduction in 1983, the Glock has become the preferred autoloading pistol for countless law enforcementand government agencies, military units, competitive and recreational shooters, and private citizens. Gun Digest’s Glock Reference Guide is the definitive r...