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A Brief History of Surfing

A Brief History of Surfing

Author: Matt Warshaw
$45.00(AUD)  inc GST
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Description

Matt Warshaw knows more about surfing that any other person on the planet, and his The History of Surfing offers the definitive take on the sport. Now, he has honed that book into an abridged and excerpted edition for surfers everywhere. Each spread features a micro essay and image capturing a slice of surf history, whether it's Kelly Slater, the invention of the thruster, shark attacks, or localism. Packaged in an irresistible small and chunky hardcover, A Brief History of Surfing deftly defines surf culture in an entertaining and irresistible book with wide appeal.

Reviews

"Meticulously researched, smartly written, beautifully laid out . . . required reading." -Outside Magazine

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781452151946
  • : Chronicle Books
  • : Chronicle Books
  • : December 2016
  • : 203mm X 152mm
  • : March 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Matt Warshaw
  • : 272