Books by Publisher: HUMAN KINETICS

    Armoured Warfare: A Military, Political and Global History

    By Alaric Searle

    Paperback Save £3.04 = £18.95

    This book charts the history of armoured warfare from the first use of the tank in 1916 right through to the 21st century, adopting military, political and global perspectives. Alaric Searle explores the origins of the tank, the part it played in the First World War and its contribution to...

    Psychology of Sport Injury

    By Britton Brewer

    Hardback Save £5.19 = £45.80

    Written by a sport psychology consultant and an athletic trainer, Psychology of Sport Injury provides a thorough explanation of the elements and effects of sport injuries along with up-to-date research and insights for practical application.

    Coaching Better Every Season

    By Wade Gilbert

    Paperback Save £5.94 = £15.05

    Presents the best coaching methods and practices for each season on the sport calendar - pre-season, in-season, post-season, and off-season - and offers specific actions, tools, and guidelines for coaches to create a cycle of continuous improvement for themselves, their athletes, and their teams.

    History and Philosophy of Sport and Physical Activity

    By John Gleaves

    Hardback Save £13.94 = £68.05

    "This text blends the historical and philosophical disciplines more thoroughly and creatively than any text in the kinesiology subject area. The authors have taken historical events as jumping-off points to help readers see how our philosophical underpinnings of sport and physical activity have been shaped in modern society." --

    Yoga for Athletes

    By Ryanne Cunningham

    Paperback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    The ultimate yoga resource for athletes offers instruction on improving strength, flexibility, and balance in any sport or activity. Packed with full-color photos, the book demonstrates poses, breathing, and guided visualization to elevate sport performance.

    Curling

    By Sean Turriff

    Paperback Save £4.74 = £13.25

    This step-by-step guide for beginning and intermediate curlers covers throws, brushing, delivery, basic shots, and ice reading. The book includes 40 drills featuring a self-scoring component that allows curlers to chart progress and accelerate improvement in their skill development.

    Political Metaphor Analysis: Discourse and Scenarios

    By Andreas Musolff

    Paperback Save £4.54 = £23.45

    Political metaphors and related figurative discourse tools are characterised by their variability and contentiousness. Using them, discourse participants try to gain competitive advantage over others by offering their audiences new meaning nuances, challenging each other and announcing political initiatives. It is here that metaphor as a means to change meanings...

    Fundamentals of Sociology of Sport and Physical Activity

    By Katherine M Jamieson

    Paperback Save £2.04 = £27.95

    Fundamentals of Sociology of Sport and Physical Activity presents information on sociology of sport to prepare readers for advanced study or practice in the field. This text explores the impact of sport in society and examines careers in sport and physical activity.

    Hockey Drill Book

    By Dave Chambers

    Paperback Save £4.74 = £13.25

    With over 40 years of coaching experience, author Dave Chambers presents 500 drills that have been put to the test and used for developing players at all levels of competition in North America and internationally. Drills improve players' shooting, passing, goaltending, and skating skills and in-game strategy and decision making...

    Brian Eno

    Paperback Save £3.29 = £19.70

    Examines Eno's work as a musician, theoretician, and collaborator.

    Latest from the blog

    Fantastic new recipe book from Sabrina Ghayour 'Sirocco'

    Sabrina Ghayour's long awaited second recipe book Sirocco is out this month and is a great follow up to Persianna. Read article

    Ten Great Bedtime Reads from The Great British Bookshop and Aspace

    We have teamed up with Aspace (www.aspace.co.uk) who create beautiful room for Children to bring you 10 great bedtime reads for your little ones. Read article

    Latest from Twitter

    • @TheGBBookshop - 3 years ago

      Lottery funding for dementia reading project £2m pledged for Reading Agency scheme to pair readers with dementia sufferers

      @TheGBBookshop - 3 years ago

      Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has held on to the number one spot for a sixth week #HarryPotter #CursedChild @littlebrown @pottermore

    • @TheGBBookshop - 3 years ago

      @thebookseller @MartinaCole @Jeffrey_Archer @Foyles

      @TheGBBookshop - 3 years ago

      Frith wins inaugural Klaus Flugge Prize for illustration t.co/U9P08h4XMG

    • @TheGBBookshop - 3 years ago

      RT @Gue_de_Bost: #Dordogneholidaycottage available Sept tweet to book for more info

      @TheGBBookshop - 3 years ago

      The editor is just back from france @HomeAwayUK! t.co/IWutTER1x7