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Breakthrough Swimming
by Cecil Colwin
(Paperback -- March )
By a Fraction of a Second
by Lois Ruskai Melina
Paperback from Sports Publications Inc.
The Complete Book of Swimming
by Phillip, Dr. Whitten, Ethan Berry (Illustrator)
(Paperback -- June )

The Fit Swimmer : 120 Workouts & Training Tips
by Marianne Brems
Paperback: 128 pages
Contemporary Books; ISBN: 0809254549; (March 1, 1984)

Gold in the Water: The True Story of Ordinary Men and Their Extraordinary Dream of Olympic Glory
by P. H. Mullen Jr.
Hardcover: 302 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 1.13 x 9.58 x 6.44
St. Martin's Press; ISBN: 0312265956; (November 28, )

The Essential Swimmer
by Steve Tarpinian
(Paperback -- January )

First to the Wall, 100 Years of Olympic Swimming
First to the Wall, 100 Years of Olympic Swimming
by Kelly A. Gonsalves, Susan A. LA Mondia, Tim Morse, Susan Lamondia
Paperback from FreeStyle Publications, Inc.
Fitness Swimming (Fitness Spectrum Series)
Fitness Swimming (Fitness Spectrum Series)
by Emmett W. Hines
Paperback from Human Kinetics (T)
The Swim Coaching Bible
by Dick Hannula (Editor), et al
The Swim Coaching Bible sets a new high water mark for competitive swim coaching resources. Experts from around the world offer a wealth of knowledge on
• coaching principles and program administration, 
• conducting effective practice sessions, 
• teaching techniques for every stroke, and
• training programs for every event.
The contributors are the most prolific group of swimming coaches, past and present, ever assembled in a single book: Jack Bauerle, Mike Bottom, Peter Daland, Rick DeMont, Jean Freeman, Doug Frost, Don Gambril, Shane Gould, Dick Hannula, Dick Jochums, Skip Kenney, John Leonard, Bruce Mason, David Marsh, Pablo Morales, Richard Quick, Eddie Reese, Randy Reese, Bill Rose, Dick Shoulberg, Deryk Snelling, David Salo, Jill Sterkel, Bill Sweetenham, Nort Thornton, John Trembley, and Jon Urbanchek.
Paperback: 320 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.97 x 9.97 x 6.99
Human Kinetics (T); ISBN: 0736036466; (June 26, )

Swimming Even Faster
by Ernest W. Maglischo
(Hardcover -- March 26, 1993)

Swimming Fastest
by Ernest W. Maglischo
Hardcover from Human Kinetics (T)
28 February, 2003
Swimming Drills for Every Stroke
by Ruben J. Guzman
(Paperback -- March )
101 Water Polo Defensive and Conditioning Drills
by Pete Cutino, Peter J. Cutino, Pete Cutino Jr
Paperback from Coaches Choice

Open Water Swimming
by Penny Lee Dean
Book Description: Author Penny Lee Dean, a swimming legend and world-record holder in 13 events, shares her unique knowledge of racing and solo swims in Open Water Swimming. From innovative stroke techniques to navigation strategies, Dean’s insights are invaluable to long-distance swimmers, marathon swimmers, triathletes, and their coaches.
Open Water Swimming features
• 13 stretches for increased flexibility and smooth stroke technique, 
• 16 practice drills for improved form, and
• 43 different workouts for greater endurance.
Whether you’re a beginner-level open water swimmer or you’re about to brave the English Channel—which Dean swam in world-record time—Open Water Swimming provides the conditioning plans, event profiles, and mental training techniques you need to succeed.
(Paperback -- March )

Swimming: Steps to Success (Steps to Success Activity Series)
by David G. Thomas
(Paperback -- March )

Total Immersion: The Revolutionary Way to Swim Better, Faster, and Easier
by Terry Laughlin, John Delves (Contributor)
Masters swimmer and acclaimed coach Terry Laughlin has taught thousands to swim more efficiently in the workshops he has given across the United States. In his book Laughlin details simple, step-by-step drills emphasizing the importance of technique and an innovative workout regimen.
Paperback from Fireside
The Ultimate Guide to Weight Training for Swimming
by Robert Price, Maryanne Haselow-Dulin, Robert G. Price
Paperback from Price World Enterprises
Water Polo, Learning and Teaching The Basics
by Monte Nitzkowski
Listed under Water Polo
The Waterproof Coach: The Waterproof Workout Book for Fitness Swimmers and Triathletes
by Thomas A. Denes, Diana D. De Medina
Spiral-bound from Ancient Mariner Aquatics, Inc.
Wet Games : A Fun Approach to Teaching Swimming and Water Safety
by Peter Meaney, Sarie Culka, Georges McKail
Spiral-bound from Robert Andersen & Associates

Water Babies: Teach Your Baby the Joys of Water - From Newborn Floating to Toddler Swimming
by Francoise Barbira Freedman
(Hardcover -- May )
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The Complete Swimming Pool Reference
by Tom Griffiths
(Paperback -- March )
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