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  • First Descentsby Richard Bangs; John Yost; Yvon Chounard; Royal Robbins; Tao Berman; Brad Ludden; Trip Jennings

    Menasha Ridge Press 2010; US$ 18.99

    Dropping into the unknown on a rubber raft, hurled against rocks and cliff walls, only to round a blind bend, go vertical on a 10-foot standing wave, and flip over backwards into a deafening vat of near-freezing whitewater. Such is life for the brave souls who commit themselves to exploring the world’s untried rivers. First Descents collects the... more...

  • Paddling Partnersby Bruce W. Hodgins; Carol Hodgins

    Dundurn 2008; US$ 8.99

    Carol and Bruce Hodgins began leading canoe trips in 1957 in northern Ontario. Paddling Partners tells the story of their shared canoe travel over the past 50 years. more...

  • Swimming for Total Fitnessby Jane Katz

    Crown/Archetype 2011; US$ 21.00

    Swimming is one of the best, most enjoyable, and most effective forms of exercise available, and this is the classic guide for beginners and expert swimmers alike, completely revised and updated for the '90s. B & W line drawings throughout. From the Trade Paperback edition. more...

  • Populäre Eventsby Andreas Hepp; Marco Höhn; Waldemar Vogelgesang

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2010; US$ 37.13

    Ob Fernsehen, Computerspiele, jugendkulturelle Aktivitäten oder einfach Feiern: ,Events‘ sind umfassender Bestandteil der heutigen Populär- und Alltagskulturen geworden. Anhand der Untersuchung konkreter und in der zweiten Auflage erweiterter Beispiele arbeiten die Artikel des Buchs heraus, wie unsere Gegenwart mehr und mehr mit ,populären Events‘... more...

  • Fighting the Currentby Lisa Bier

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2011; US$ 40.00

    In 1926, Gertrude Ederle became the first female to swim the English Channel--and broke the existing record time in doing so. Although today she is considered a pioneer in women's swimming, women were swimming competitively 50 years earlier. This historical book details the early period of women's competitive swimming in the United States,... more...

  • Taking on the Worldby Ellen MacArthur

    Penguin Books Ltd 2003; US$ 14.09

    When Ellen finished the Vendee Globe, yachting's toughest race aged just 24 the nation took her to it's heart. The depth of the affection for Ellen is extraordinary - she makes people feel like they can do anything! This is her story, written intrue Ellen style, in her own words, without the help of a ghost writer. Passionate, dramatic and and... more...

  • The Kayak Companionby Joe Glickman

    Storey Publishing, LLC 2003; US$ 10.95

    Get paddling! Joe Glickman, a two-time member of the US National Marathon Kayak Team, fills this kayaking primer with expert advice and plenty of encouragement. Beginners will benefit from Glickman’s clear descriptions of the basic techniques of sea, touring, and recreational kayaking, while experienced kayakers will find insightful tips on navigation,... more...

  • Alaska River Guideby Karen Jettmar

    Menasha Ridge Press 2008; US$ 17.99

    The rich tapestry of Alaska is threaded together by 365,000 miles of waterways, from cascading mountain streams to meandering valley rivers, from the meltwaters of glaciers to broad rivers that empty into the sea. This guide profiles a wide variety of rivers from all over Alaska, concentrating on trips for intermediate boaters, and including a few... more...

  • Sailing - Philosophy For Everyoneby Fritz Allhoff; Patrick Goold; John Rousmaniere

    Wiley 2012; US$ 21.95 US$ 19.50

    This volume reveals the wisdom we can learn from sailing, a sport that pits human skills against the elements, tests the mettle and is a rich source of valuable lessons in life. Unravels the philosophical mysteries behind one of the oldest organized human activities Features contributions from philosophers and academics as well as from sailors... more...

  • Kayak Routes of the Pacific Northwest Coastby Peter McGee; John Dowd

    Greystone Books 2004; US$ 17.99

    This newly updated and expanded guidebook contains everything readers need to know to plan a short or long paddling trip. It features detailed information on more than 30 kayak routes and covers the skill levels required, trip duration, hazards, and which charts and tide tables to purchase. Eighteen regions from Oregon to British Columbia, including... more...