Products in Other Sports, Outdoor Activities
|Nadi on Fencing |
by Aldo Nadi, Paul Gallico
In this comprehensive guide to foil technique, a fencing master and Olympic gold medalist offers an unsurpassed wealth of technical and tactical advice. Covers every facet of the game, from attack, defense, and deceit.
|Scouting for Boys: The Original 1908 Edition |
by Robert Baden-Powell
This blueprint for the Boy Scout movement not only provides energetic tips on camping, tracking, and woodcraft, but offers proper Victorian-era advice on manners, self-discipline, and good citizenship. Includes the original illustrations.
|Sports Science for Young People |
by George Barr
Does a curve ball really curve? Why does a golf ball have dimples? Find answers to these and hundreds of other questions in this entertaining discussion of the scientific principles underlying sports.
|Survival Handbook: The Official U.S. Army Guide |
by Department of the Army
This special edition of the Army field manual is geared toward civilians. An essential companion for campers and all lovers of the outdoors, it constitutes the most authoritative wilderness guide.
|Tennis: Origins and Mysteries |
by Malcolm D. Whitman
This compilation of tennis lore and legend was written by an undefeated Davis Cup champion. Blending fact with humor and philosophy, it recounts the origins of the game, uses of the terms and equipment, more.
|Woodcraft and Camping |
by George W. Sears Nessmuk
A famous woodsman provides classic instructions for roughing it, camping, hiking, firemaking, cookout, shelters, and more. "Useful, specific information and suggestions on all aspects of woodcraft." — Moor and Mountain.