The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Fighting sports: Bullfighting, boxing, fencing, etc.

Most popular at the top

  • Kendoby Alexander C. Bennett

    University of California Press 2015; US$ 32.95

    Kendo is the first in-depth historical, cultural, and political account in English of the Japanese martial art of swordsmanship, from its beginnings in military training and arcane medieval schools to its widespread practice as a global sport today. Alexander Bennett shows how kendo evolved through a recurring process of "inventing tradition," which... more...

  • Kampfkunst zwischen Gesetz und Willkür: Gedanken zu legaler Gewalt und illegalem Selbstschutzby Till S. Olshausen

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 23.34

    Hauptbeschreibung Was ist Gewaltkompetenz? Die Fähigkeit, körperliche und psychische Gewalt ausüben zu können wird negativ gesehen, während die Fähigkeit, ihr zu widerstehen als eine Tugend gilt. Eine solche Bewertung ist tatsächlich nichts weiter als eine Frage der Perspektive. Individuum und Staat sind nicht identisch. Auch in demokratischen Staaten... more...

  • Fencingby Andrew Sowerby

    Crowood 2014; US$ 11.65

    Crowood Sports Guides provide sound, practical advice that will make you a better sportsperson, whether you are learning the basic skills, discovering more advanced techniques or reviewing the fundamentals of your sport. This book is illustrated in full colour throughout with photographs showing technique sequences, correct positions and competition... more...

  • The Complete Muhammad Aliby Ishmael Reed

    Baraka Books 2015; US$ 22.99

    Including material and photographs not included in most of the 100 other books about the champion, Ishmael Reed?s The Complete Muhammad Ali is more than just a biography?it is a fascinating portrait of the 20th century and the beginning of the 21st. An honest, balanced portrayal of Ali, the book includes voices that have been omitted from other... more...

  • Fencer's Start-Upby Doug Werner

    Tracks Publishing 2010; US$ 9.99

    Debunking the sport?s rumored reputation of being outdated, this newly revised edition explores the ancient yet powerfully rich and entertaining art of fencing. Covering Olympic-style foil, epee, and saber methods, this comprehensive guide also features tips on safety, etiquette, and technique. With a brief history on the sport and an updated resource... more...

  • Chuvaloby George Chuvalo; Murray Greig

    HarperCollins Canada 2013; US$ 15.99

    The inspirational memoir of the Canadian boxer who fought some of the greatest heavyweights in history, including Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier, but lost everything outside the ring. From a tough Toronto childhood as the only son of immigrant parents, through a twenty-three-year career that earned him induction into the World Boxing Hall of Fame,... more...

  • Chuvaloby George Chuvalo; Murray Greig

    HarperCollins Canada 2013; Not Available

    The inspirational memoir of the Canadian boxer who fought some of the greatest heavyweights in history, including Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier, but lost everything outside the ring. From a tough Toronto childhood as the only son of immigrant parents, through a twenty-three-year career that earned him induction into the World Boxing Hall of Fame,... more...

  • Tysonby Ellis Cashmore

    Wiley 2013; US$ 69.95

    Beast. Monster. Savage. Psycho. The glowering menace of Mike Tyson has spooked us for almost two decades. And still we remain fascinated. Why? Ellis Cashmore's answer is disturbing: white society has created Tyson as vengeance for the loss of privilege produced by civil rights. Cashmore's eviscerating analysis of Tyson's life and the culture in... more...

  • Ring of Hate: Joe Louis Vs. Max Schmelingby Patrick Myler

    Arcade Publishing 2011; US$ 3.99

    The definitive book (The Ring) on one of the greatest sports events of the twentieth century, the heavyweight championship bout between Germany's Max Schmeling and America's "Brown Bomber," Joe Louis. More than the world heavyweight championship was at stake when Joe Louis fought Max Schmeling on June 22, 1938. In a world on the brink of war, the... more...

  • Wenn alles in Scherben fälltby Luis Seebacher; Thomas Hanifle; Leopold Steurer

    Edition Raetia 2014; US$ 7.56

    Luis Seebacher erzählt facettenreich sein Aufwachsen als Laubengassler im Bozen der Zwanziger- und Dreißigerjahre: von Lausbubengeschichten, der faschistischen Schule und seiner Leidenschaft für den Boxsport. Hautnah erlebte er als junger Bub den Besuch des italienischen Königs auf dem Waltherplatz oder den Brand des Vogelweider-Verlages unter den... more...