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NHRA Drag Racing Photo Greats Volume 1: Wild Rides By NHRA Publications
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Straight from the legendary photo files of NHRA and National DRAGSTER, the National Hot Rod Association presents NHRA Drag Racing Photo Greats Volume 1: Wild Rides, a mind-blowing collection of... More > you’ve-gotta-see-it-to-believe-it drag racing moments caught by National DRAGSTER’s photographers from the 1960s to date. Despite the extreme nature of the images, no racers were seriously injured in any of the incidents pictured. 70 pages. 81 historic photos in color and black-and-white. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to NHRA in the Community Charities. "Wild rides...that's an understatement. These are jaw-dropping photos." — Paul Kaminski, Motor Sports Radio Network< Less
UNDERSTANDING WATER POLO By Dante Dettamanti
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A complete book about understanding the sport of water polo for players, parents and fans of the game.
Thor and More By Jay Reed
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Over 100 of the best-loved columns by Jay Reed, legendary outdoor writer of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Hunting, fishing and outdoor humor stories are here, along with Reed's reflections as a war... More > correspondent in Vietnam, which twice made him a finalist in voting for the Pulitzer Prize. Reed's tenure at Wisconsin's largest newspaper spanned four decades. During that time, he set aside the columns he felt were his very best, in the hope they'd be made into a book someday. Cancer took his life in 2002, but Reed's wife, Christine, has seen to the publication of this book, celebrating the life of this beloved storyteller and Thor, his yellow Labrador retriever. Hardcover, 312 pages, 70 photos, foil-stamped spine, color dust jacket. Proceeds from the sale of this book will be donated to further the Jay Reed Conservation Scholarship at the University of Wisconsin--Stevens Point.< Less
The History of NHRA Pro Stock (hardcover) By NHRA Publications
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No collection of a true student of the sport will be complete without The History of NHRA Pro Stock. From the achievements of pioneers such as Bill “Grumpy” Jenkins and the famed Sox... More > & Martin through season after season of utter domination by Bob Glidden to today’s six-second, 210-mph factory hot rods, The History of NHRA Pro Stock guides readers through the years of milestones, groundbreaking technology, and career turning points in this fascinating segment of NHRA competition. 240 historical photographs. 86 pages. Also available in softcover. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to NHRA in the Community Charities.< Less