Sports Illustrated 2005 Almanac


Author: Sports Illustrated
Publisher: Time Home Entertainment Incorporated
ISBN: 9781932273342
Category: Reference
Page: 895
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Providing a complete review of the year in sports, this authoritative reference provides statistical reports, photographs, histories, previews, and special features on the world's major sports

Sports Illustrated 2005 Almanac


Author: Sports Illustrated
Publisher: Time Home Entertainment Incorporated
ISBN: 9781932273342
Category: Reference
Page: 895
View: 5955

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Providing a complete review of the year in sports, this authoritative reference provides statistical reports, photographs, histories, previews, and special features on the world's major sports

Almanac 2006


Author: Sports Illustrated
Publisher: Time Books
ISBN: 9781932994759
Category: Reference
Page: 863
View: 9213

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Providing a complete review of the year in sports, this reference includes statistical reports, photographs, histories, previews, and special features on the world's major sports.

Sports Illustrated Almanac 2012


Author: Editors of Sports Illustrated
Publisher: Sports Illustrated
ISBN: 9781603209038
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 560
View: 9461

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America's favorite sports almanac since its introduction 21 years ago, the Sports Illustrated Almanac now has 2011 covered, from football to fencing, hockey to handball, and everything in between. The Sports Illustrated Almanac features essays by top Sports Illustrated writers; all-time stats and records; and ticketing and venue information for pro baseball, basketball, football and hockey. It's the ultimate argument-ender.

Sports Illustrated

Almanac 2004
Author: Sports Illustrated
Publisher: Time Home Entertainment Incorporated
ISBN: 9781931933797
Category: Reference
Page: 895
View: 4173

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Providing a complete review of the year in sports, this authoritative reference provides statistical reports, photographs, histories, previews, and special features on the world's major sports

Their Greatest Victory

24 Athletes Who Overcame Disease, Disability and Injury
Author: David L. Porter
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476602476
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 304
View: 7187

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This book profiles 24 athletes who overcame seemingly insurmountable medical odds to attain athletic success. Each profile describes the athlete’s problem, the medical issues he or she faced, how success was achieved despite the setback, and the personal qualities that helped the athlete to prevail. Part I features 15 athletes who dealt with diseases and physical disabilities, including Babe Didrikson Zaharias (cancer), Ron Santo (diabetes), Gail Devers (Graves’ disease), Alonzo Mourning (kidney disease), Wilma Rudolph (polio), Scott Hamilton (a pancreatic disorder in childhood) and Jimmy Abbott (born with one hand). Part II highlights nine athletes who dealt with near-fatal or life-changing accidents and injuries, including Bill Toomey, Three-Finger Brown, Greg LeMond, Lou Brissie and Tommy John.

Sports Illustrated: Almanac 2009


Author: Editors of Sports Illustrated
Publisher: Sports Illustrated
ISBN: 9781603207928
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 576
View: 2097

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Providing a complete review of the year in sports, this reference includes statistical reports, photographs, histories, previews, and special features on the world's major sports.

Plunkett's Sports Industry Almanac 2007


Author: Jack W. Plunkett
Publisher: Plunkett Research, Ltd.
ISBN: 1593920733
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 462
View: 6553

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A market research guide to the business side of sports, teams, marketing and equipment. It acts as a tool for strategic planning, employment searches or financial research. It includes profiles of sports industry firms, such as addresses, phone numbers, and executive names. It also contains trends, statistical tables, and an industry glossary.

Plunkett's Sports Industry Almanac 2008


Author: Jack W. Plunkett
Publisher: Plunkett Research, Ltd.
ISBN: 159392089X
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 490
View: 7146

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The sports business is a dynamic and growing industry in the U.S., Europe, Asia Pacific and elsewhere. In addition to major sporting leagues and teams, related sectors include sporting goods manufacturing, sports apparel, sporting events broadcasting and retailing. Sports and professional athletes attract companies interested in endorsements, advertising, merchandising and marketing opportunities. Plunkett's Sports Industry Almanac 2008 covers such sectors, providing competitive intelligence, market research and business analysis. Our coverage includes sports business trends analysis and sports industry statistics. We also include a sports business glossary and a listing of sports industry contacts, such as industry associations. Next, we profile over 350 leading teams, leagues and sports sector companies. Profiles include business descriptions and up to 27 executives by name and title. Price includes a CD-ROM, which enables you to search, filter, view and export selected contact data, including executive names for mail merge and contact management. You'll find industry analysis, an overview and market research report of sports, sporting goods, sports marketing, stadiums, teams, and leagues business in one value-priced package.

The Original Thoroughbred Times Racing Almanac, 2005 Edition


Author: Thoroughbred Times
Publisher: Thoroughbred Times
ISBN: 9781931993579
Category: Games
Page: 846
View: 9191

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This book is a fan's treasure trove of racing information featuring hundreds of pages of information on racetracks, trainers, owners and a directory on the sport's organizations.

Plunkett's Advertising & Branding Industry Almanac 2008: Advertising & Branding Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies


Author: Plunkett Research Ltd,Jack W. Plunkett
Publisher: Plunkett Research, Ltd.
ISBN: 1593921098
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 538
View: 5553

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Covers the fields of advertising, marketing and branding, from advertising on radio and television to direct mail, from online advertising to branding and public relations to paid search inclusion. This book also covers trends in such areas as advertising agencies, marketing consultants, online advertising, branding strategies, and more.

Basesball America Almanac 2005

A Comprehensive Review of the 2004 Season: Featuring Statistics and Commentary
Author: Baseball America (Firm),Allan Simpson
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781932391046
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 468
View: 3507

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Reviews the previous year's major and minor league baseball season and includes complete statistics and a summary of college and amateur baseball.

Encyclopedia Britannica Almanac 2005


Author: Encyclopaedia Britannica Publishers, Inc. Staff
Publisher: Encyclopedia Britannica Incorporated
ISBN: 9781593391201
Category: Reference
Page: 1150
View: 7434

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International

Ali

Ein Leben
Author: Jonathan Eig
Publisher: DVA
ISBN: 3641172179
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Page: 704
View: 2707

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Das schillernde Leben der Boxlegende ganz neu erzählt Muhammad Ali – drei Mal unumstrittener Boxweltmeister – ist eine der schillerndsten Figuren des 20. Jahrhunderts, seine Geschichte verknüpft mit den großen politischen und kulturellen Konflikten seiner Zeit. Für viele ist er ein Symbol für den Kampf für Freiheit und gegen Unterdrückung. Dem Menschen hinter dieser Heldensaga sind wir jedoch nie nahe gekommen. Der Bestsellerautor und Sportlerbiograph Jonathan Eig erzählt dieses außergewöhnliche Leben auf der Basis bisher unbekannter Quellen noch einmal neu. Der »echte Ali« war Pazifist und Boxer, Muslim und treuloser Ehemann, ein Schwarzer, der zum Symbol für den Kampf gegen Rassismus aufstieg, aber seinesgleichen demütigte – ein Leben voller Brüche und Widersprüche. Mit Bildteil

Reeds Oki Eastern Almanac 2005


Author: Neville Featherstone,Peter Lambie
Publisher: Adlard Coles
ISBN: 9780713670646
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 256
View: 9899

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The Reeds Oki Eastern Almanac is designed specifically for UK East Coast, Dutch & Belgian Sailors. This edition has been meticulously researched and rigorously checked and offers all the latest navigation and port information for the area. Spiral bound and easy to use.

The 1940 Cincinnati Reds

A World Championship and Baseball's Only In-Season Suicide
Author: Brian Mulligan
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786420901
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 230
View: 2662

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"This book addresses both the 1940 Cincinnati Reds as a collective group and, to a greater degree, the individual players who comprised that championship squad. The book begins with the story of Willard Hershberger, the 1939 reserve catcher for the Reds and the only player ever to commit suicide during a major league season"--Provided by publisher.

The New York times ... almanac


Author: John W. Wright
Publisher: Penguin Books
ISBN: 9780143112334
Category: Reference
Page: 1004
View: 6126

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Provides information about the nations of the world, every state, individual awards and achievements, sports, entertainment, politics, science, and business.

Encyclopedia Britannica Almanac


Author: Encyclopedia Britannica
Publisher: Encyclopaedia Britannica
ISBN: 9781593390730
Category: Almanac
Page: 1150
View: 7176

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Now there's a handy, one-volume almanac with the same kind of high-quality information that's made Britannica the voice of authority for more than two centuries. The Encyclopaedia Britannica ALMANAC 2004 is the essential source of information for today's world. Bursting with facts on every subject, it's the place to turn when you need information for school, work, or just for fun. Loads of special features, such as "Britannica Greats" and "Did You Know?" will delight you, entertain, you, and expand your mind. Book jacket.