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Canyon Dreams: A Basketball Season on the Navajo Nation

Powell, Michael · Blue Rider Press
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

The moving story of a Navajo high school basketball team, its members struggling with the everyday challenges of high school, adolescence, and family, and the great and unique obstacles facing Native Americans living on reservations. Deep in the heart of northern Arizona, in a small and isolated...
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Accessible Yoga: Poses and Practices for Every Body

Jivana Heyman · Shambhala
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

This daring, visionary book revolutionizes yoga practice--and makes it truly accessible to everyone, in every body, at any age, and in any state of health.Yoga practice has so much to offer us physically, emotionally, mentally, and spiritually. But many of us feel discouraged to practice...
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The Knee Injury Bible: Everything You Need to Know about Knee Injuries, How to Treat Them, and How They Affect Your Life

Robert F. LaPrade · Da Capo Lifelong Books
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

From prominent experts in orthopedics and sports medicine, a comprehensive guide for anyone with knee injury or chronic knee pain: how injuries occur, how to treat problems, and how to return to the life and sports you love Knee pain and knee injury happen to people at any age and across...
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A Team of Their Own: How an International Sisterhood Made Olympic History

Berkman, Seth · Hanover Square Press
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

The inspiring, unlikely story of the American, Canadian, South Korean and even North Korean women who joined together to form Korea's first Olympic ice hockey team.Two weeks before the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics, South Korea's women's hockey team was forced...
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The Winter Army: The World War II Odyssey of the 10th Mountain Division, America's Elite Alpine Warriors

Isserman, Maurice · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

The epic story of the U.S. Army's 10th Mountain Division, whose elite soldiers broke the last line of German defenses in Italy's mountains in 1945, spearheading the Allied advance to the Alps and final victory.At the start of World War II, the US Army had two cavalry divisions - and no mountain...
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All Blood Runs Red: The Legendary Life of Eugene Bullard-Boxer, Pilot, Soldier, Spy

Phil Keith · Hanover Square Press
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

"A whale of a tale, told clearly and quickly. I read the entire book in almost one sitting." - Thomas E. Ricks, New York Times Book ReviewThe incredible story of the first African American military pilot, who went on to become a Paris nightclub impresario, a spy in the French...
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Overtime: Jim Harbaugh and the Michigan Wolverines at the Crossroads of College Football

John U. Bacon · William Morrow
Pages: 432
Format: Hardcover

"One of the best insider-football books ever written." - Douglas BrinkleyA riveting chronicle of Michigan's Jim Harbaugh era, and "an unprecedented look at the inner workings" (Sporting News) of a big-time college football program For the past...
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Running to Glory: An Unlikely Team, a Challenging Season, and Chasing the American Dream

Sam McManis · Lyons Press
Pages: 280
Format: Hardcover

The runners from Eisenhower High School have every justification to fail. They're from low income families, many of whom are migrant workers. With little time to devote to their passion, they give everything they have to their quest for the Washington State High School Cross Country...
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The City Game: Triumph, Scandal, and a Legendary Basketball Team

Goodman, Matthew · Ballantine Books
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

The powerful story of a college basketball team who carried an era's brightest hopes - racial harmony, social mobility, and the triumph of the underdog - but whose success was soon followed by a shocking downfall The unlikeliest of champions, the 1949-50 City College Beavers were extraordinary...
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Unbreakable: The Woman Who Defied the Nazis in the World's Most Dangerous Horse Race

Askwith, Richard · Pegasus Books
Pages: 432
Format: Hardcover

The courageous and heartbreaking story of a Czech countess who defied the Nazis in a legendary horse race.Czechoslovakia, October 1937. Europe's youngest democracy is on its knees. Millions are mourning the death of the nation's founding father, the saintly Tomáš Masaryk. Across...
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