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CAUGHT INSIDE : A SURFER'S YEAR ON THE C

By: DANIEL DUANE

Price: $6.00

Publisher: FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX INC.:

Seller ID: IM295989


A wondrous, uproarious, and surprisingly informative account of a year spend surfing, "Caught Inside" marks the arrival of an exuberant new voice of the outdoors. This remarkable narrative of Daniel Duane's life on the water is enhanced by good-humored explanations of the physics of wave dynamics, the intricate art of surfboard design, and lyrical, sharp-eyed descriptions of the flora and fauna of the Pacific wilderness. From Captain Cook and Mark Twain to Robinson Jeffe... View more info

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ALL FOR A FEW PERFECT WAVES : THE AUDACI

By: DAVID RENSIN

Price: $8.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM11003


For twenty years, Miki "Da Cat" Dora was the king of Malibu surfers--a dashing, enigmatic rebel who dominated the waves, ruled his peers' imaginations, and who still inspires the fantasies of wannabes to this day. And yet, Dora railed against surfing's sudden post-Gidget popularity and the overcrowding of his once empty waves, even after this avid sportsman, iconoclast, and scammer of wide repute ran afoul of the law and led the FBI on a remarkable seven-year chase ar... View more info

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SURF DIVA : A GIRL'S GUIDE TO GETTING GO

By: ISABELLE TIHANYI

Price: $7.00

Publisher: HARCOURT BRACE & CO TRADE DEPT:

Seller ID: IM51027


From the founders of the original surf school for women, Surf Diva is both a witty, irreverently written lifestyle book and an informative how-to guide. Written with the Surf Diva School motto firmly in mind--"The best surfer in the water is the one having the most fun"--"Surf Diva" inspires women to suit up in neoprene and claim their share of male-dominated waves. Whether it's finding a welcoming beach or selecting the perfect surfboard, recovering from a wipeout or si... View more info

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SISTER SURFER : A WOMAN'S GUIDE TO SURFI

By: KIA AFCARI

Price: $10.00

Publisher: LYONS PRESS:

Seller ID: IM386601


When Mary Osborne won the longboard contest in MTV's "Surf Girls," she immediately became the strong and beautiful figurehead for a nation of surfing women. Now, here's Osborne's introduction to the sport, the only guide for women who surf, and, more importantly, for those women who have always dreamed of paddling out beyond the breakers and catching the ideal wave. Osborne is a master of the slickest sport. Here she shares her wisdom with readers, on everything from... View more info

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SWEETNESS AND BLOOD : HOW SURFING SPREAD

By: MICHAEL SCOTT MOORE

Price: $8.50

Publisher: RODALE:

Seller ID: IM396513


An elegant and surprising history of surfing that examines its cultural influence in some of the most unexpected placesHow did an obscure tribal sport from precolonial Hawaii--one that was nearly eliminated on its home islands by Christian missionaries--jump oceans to California and Australia? And how did it become such a worldwide passion, influencing lives around the globe?In this brilliantly written travel adventure, journalist and surfer Moore visits unlikely... View more info

PERFORMANCE WINDSURFING WITH MIKE WALTZE

By: MIKE WALTZE

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NORTON, W.W. & COMPANY, INC.:

Seller ID: IM117264


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