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Weird Sports of the World

S. B. Watson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609736606

What kinds of competitions do other countries have? Well, how about unicycle polo? Or Finland's famous wife-carrying contest? Read about some of the strangest world sports inside!

Weird Throwing and Kicking Sports

S. B. Watson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609736613

Throwing and kicking things have long been part of competitive sports. Now read about some of the weirdest sports in this category--from caber tossing to the Alaskan high-contest.

Weird Water Sports

K. C. Kelley (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609736620

From bog snorkeling to kayaking over waterfalls, this exciting book has lots of strange water sports from around the world.

Weird Animal Sports

S. B. Watson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609736576

Animal sports can be found all around the world. But this fun,informative book takes you beyond horse- and dog-racing to the weird world of turkey bowling and ostrich racing.

Muhammad Ali

Clay Latimer (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609542146

Muhammad Ali is one of America's most well-known athletes. From the time he was a young boy, Ali has been devoted to fighting racism in and out of the boxing ring. Later in his life, Ali was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, but despite his illness he has not ceased to stand up for what he believes.

Summer Olympic Legends: Basketball

Nate LeBoutillier (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601146

A survey of the highlights and legendary athletes--such as Brazillian Oscar Schimdt--of the Olympic sport of basketball, which officially became a part of the modern Summer Games in 1936.

Summer Olympic Legends: Boxing

Shane Frederick (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601153

A survey of the highlights and legendary athletes--such as Cuban Teófilo Stevenson--of the Olympic sport of boxing, which officially became a part of the modern Summer Games in 1904.

Summer Olympic Legends: Gymnastics

Nate LeBoutillier (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601160

A survey of the highlights and legendary athletes--such as Romanian Nadia Comaneci--of the Olympic sport of gymnastic, which officially became a part of the modern Summer Games in 1896.

Summer Olympic Legends: Swimming

Nate LeBoutillier (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601177

A survey of the highlights and legendary athletes--such as American Michael Phelps--of the Olympic sport of swimming, which officially became a part of the modern Summer Games in 1896.

Summer Olympic Legends: Volleyball

Nate LeBoutillier (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601191

A survey of the highlights and legendary athletes--such as Soviet Yuri Chesnokov--of the Olympic sport of volleyball, which officially became a part of the modern Summer Games in 1964.

Baseball: The Great American Game: The Story of the Florida Marlins

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600118

The history of the Florida Marlins professional baseball team from its inaugural 1993 season to today, spotlighting the team's greatest players and most memorable moments.

Baseball: The Great American Game: The Story of the Houston Astros

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600125

The history of the Houston Astros professional baseball team from its inaugural 1962 season to today, spotlighting the team's greatest players and most memorable moments.

Baseball: The Great American Game: The Story of the Kansas City Royals

Nate LeBoutillier (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600132

The history of the Kansas City Royals professional baseball team from its inaugural 1969 season to today, spotlighting the team's greatest players and most memorable moments.

Baseball: The Great American Game: The Story of the Milwaukee Brewers

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600163

The history of the Milwaukee Brewers professional baseball team from its inaugural 1970 season to today, spotlighting the team's greatest players and most memorable moments.

Baseball: The Great American Game: The Story of the Minnesota Twins

Nate LeBoutillier (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600170

The history of the Minnesota Twins professional baseball team from its inaugural 1901 season as the Washington Senators to today, spotlighting the team's greatest players and most memorable moments.

Baseball: The Great American Game: The Story of the New York Mets

Michael E. Goodman (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600187

The history of the New York Mets professional baseball team from its inaugural 1962 season to today, spotlighting the team's greatest players and most memorable moments.

Baseball: The Great American Game: The Story of the New York Yankees

Michael E. Goodman (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600194

The history of the New York Yankees professional baseball team from its inaugural 1903 season to today, spotlighting the team's greatest players and most memorable moments.

Baseball: The Great American Game: The Story of the Oakland Athletics

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600200

The history of the Oakland Athletics professional baseball team from its inaugural 1901 season in Philadelphia to today, spotlighting the team's greatest players and most memorable moments.

Baseball: The Great American Game: The Story of the Pittsburgh Pirates

Nate LeBoutillier (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600224

The history of the Pittsburgh Pirates professional baseball team from its inaugural 1882 season to today, spotlighting the team's greatest players and most memorable moments.

Baseball: The Great American Game: The Story of the San Diego Padres

Michael E. Goodman (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600248

The history of the San Diego Padres professional baseball team from its inaugural 1969 season to today, spotlighting the team's greatest players and most memorable moments.

Baseball: The Great American Game: The Story of the Seattle Mariners

Nate LeBoutillier (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600262

The history of the Seattle Mariners professional baseball team from its inaugural 1977 season to today, spotlighting the team's greatest players and most memorable moments

Baseball: The Great American Game: The Story of the Tampa Bay Rays

Nate LeBoutillier (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600279

The history of the Tampa Bay Rays professional baseball team from its inaugural 1998 season to today, spotlighting the team's greatest players and most memorable moments.

Baseball: The Great American Game: The Story of the Texas Rangers

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600286

The history of the Texas Rangers professional baseball team from its inaugural 1961 season as the Washington Senators to today, spotlighting the team's greatest players and most memorable moments.

Baseball: The Great American Game: The Story of the Toronto Blue Jays

Nate LeBoutillier (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600293

The history of the Toronto Blue Jays professional baseball team from its inaugural 1977 season to today, spotlighting the team's greatest players and most memorable moments.

Baseball: The Great American Game: The Story of the St. Louis Cardinals

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600231

The history of the St. Louis Cardinals professional baseball team from its inaugural 1882 season to today, spotlighting the team's greatest players and most memorable moments.