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Enhance Your Love of Sports

A guide by Peter Poblano

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Watching sports on TV, or seeing them live is one thing - reading about them is quite another. Too often men and women sit down in front of their TV sets to watch a sporting event and don't understand the history behind the game, or the team that is playing right in front of them. Some of the best sporting moments have happened outside of our childhoods, or even our lifetimes, but are still recorded in sports literature. Below is a list of my favorite sports moments - I hope you enjoy them too!

The Blind Side (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Heart of a Student Athlete: All-Pro Advice for Competitors and Their Families
The Student Athlete's Guide to Getting Recruited: How to Win Scholarships, Attract Colleges and Excel as an Athlete
The Quality of Effort: Integrity in Sport and Life for Student - Athletes, Parents, and Coaches
The Greatest Moments in Sports
The Greatest Moments in Sports
It's How You Play the Game: The Powerful Sports Moments That Taught Lasting Values to America's Finest
And The Fans Roared with 2 CDs: Recapture the Excitement of Great Moments in Sports
Ten Moments that Shook the Sports World
Winning is the Only Thing: Sports in America since 1945 (The American Moment)
All the Good in Sports: True Stories That Go Beyond the Headlines
The Greatest Moments in Sports
Baseball: Four Decades of Sports Illustrated's Finest Writing on America's Favorite Pastime (Sports Illustrated Collector's Library)
Baseball: Four Decades of Sports Illustrated's Finest Writing on America's Favorite Pastime
Then Ditka Said to Payton: The Best Chicago Bears Stories Ever Told with CD (Best Sports Stories Ever Told)
The 50 Greatest Plays in Chicago Bears Football History (50 Greatest Plays the 50 Greatest Plays)
Sports Illustrated Texas Longhorns Football
Longhorn Football: An Illustrated History
People's History of Sports in the United States: 250 Years of Politics, Protest, People, and Play (New Press People's History)
Sports in World History (Themes in World History)
1941--The Greatest Year In Sports: Two Baseball Legends, Two Boxing Champs, and the Unstoppable Thoroughbred Who Made History in the Shadow of War
The Mad Dog 100: The Greatest Sports Arguments of All Time
Dark Horses & Underdogs: The Greatest Sports Upsets of All Time
Roller Derby: The History and All-Girl Revival of the Greatest Sport on Wheels
The World's Greatest Soccer Players (The World's Greatest Sports Stars (Sports Illustrated for Kids))

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