Sports & Recreation
(by title)
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20th Century U.S. History / Gambling & Lotteries / New England History

American Sweepstakes

The dramatic story of the first-in-the-nation New Hampshire Sweepstakes
Flynn, Kevin

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Canoeing / Canadian History / Biography - Adventurers & Explorers

Barren Grounds

A journey to the Barren Lands of Arctic Canada becomes a race against time
Pessl, Skip

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Cycling / New England Travel / Portsmouth

Bicycling New Hampshire's Seacoast
Revised & updated edition

Recently revised and updated, this is the only biking guide you need to enjoy ocean views and country roads on New Hampshire’s historic, scenic Seacoast and adjacent Maine. Includes maps and directions for 28 rides
Chestney, Linda

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Cycling / New England Travel / Portsmouth

Bicycling Southern New Hampshire
Revised & expanded ed.

This updated and expanded second edition of this book offers the best cycling routes in southern New Hampshire
Chestney, Linda

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Critical Hours

A perilous history of search and rescue in a changing landscape
Stott, Sandy

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Football / New England History

Five Rings

Five rings to rule them all! A history of the modern Patriots as seen through the lens of their Super Bowl games, by the bestselling author of From Darkness to Dynasty
Thornton, Jerry

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Fishing / Fish / Fishing

Freshwater Fish of the Northeast

A vividly illustrated guide to more than 60 freshwater fish from the ponds, lakes, rivers, and streams of New England and New York
Patterson, Matt and David A. Patterson

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Sports History / Football / New England History

From Darkness to Dynasty

The wild, zany, forgotten history of the NFL’s premier franchise!

Thornton, Jerry

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Gone Fishin’

A guide to the best fishing spots in all of Massachusetts
Luftglass, Manny, Bowles, Ian A., fwd

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Sports & Recreation

Hot Hands, Draft Hype, and DiMaggio's Streak

Proof that everything you thought you knew about sports is wrong
Hirsch, Sheldon

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Ice Hockey / Sports History / Sport Biography

Jack Parker's Wiseguys

The story of one of the most outrageous national championship teams of the swashbuckling ’70s
Rappleye, Tim

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Football / Sport Biography / Memoir

Meeting Tom Brady

An everyman’s tale of longing for greatness and love of the game
King, Richard J.

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The New Hiking the Monadnock Region

Expanded and updated hiking guide to the Monadnock region featuring all new maps for each hike!
Adamowicz, Joe; Virginia Dickinson, maps

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Sociology of Sports

No Boston Olympics

A play-by-play account of how No Boston Olympics rallied Massachusetts residents to reject an Olympic bid
Dempsey, Chris and Zimbalist, Andrew

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New England History / White Mountains Mountaineering

Passaconaway’s Realm

A compelling narrative of the journeys of early American explorers into the White Mountain wilderness
Lawson, Russell M.

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Sports & Recreation

Peak Experiences

An anthology of adventure and life-threatening dangers atop the peaks of the Northeast
White, Carol Stone, Editor

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Fish / Conservation / Fishing

The Quest for the Golden Trout

A river advocate and environmentalist questions some of the unsound methods of conservation and restoration imposed on North American rivers and streams

Thompson, Douglas M.

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Sports & Recreation / Education / Ecology & Environmental Studies


A guide to creating treasure hunts that teach and share the special places in your community
Clark, Delia; Glazer, Steven

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Basketball / Sports History


A game-by-game chronicle of one of the most unlikely comebacks in all of sports
Borges, David

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Philosophy of Science / Nature Essays / Fishing

The Simple Beauty of the Unexpected

A preeminent scientist and writer ponders existence while learning to fly-fish
Gleiser, Marcelo

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Skiing / History

The Story of Modern Skiing

The ultimate history of skiing from a renowned insider
Fry, John

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Running & Jogging / New England Travel

Trail Running Western Massachusetts

An up-to-date guide to the 51 best trail running sites in western Massachusetts
Kimball, Ben

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Sociology of Sports / Women's Studies

Women and Sports in the United States
2nd edition.

A thoroughly revised and expanded edition of the classic reader about women and sports in the United States
Schultz, Jaime, Jean O'Reilly, and Susan K. Cahn, eds

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Skiing / Olympics

World Class

The importance of teamwork in the success of U.S. women at the world cross-country ski championships
Shinn, Peggy

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