The History of Surfing

Author: Matt Warshaw


SKU: 9780811856003 Category: Tag:
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Product ID: 367612


Matt Warshaw knows more about surfing than any other person on the planet. After five years of research and writing, Warshaw has crafted an unprecedented history of the sport and the culture it has spawned. At nearly 500 pages, with 250,000 words and more than 250 rare photographs, The History of Surfing reveals and defines this sport with a voice that is authoritative, funny, and wholly original. The obsessive nature of this endeavor is matched only by the obsessive nature of surfers, who will pore through these pages with passion and opinion. A true category killer, here is the definitive history of surfing.

ISBN: 9780811856003
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Pub Date: 09/2010
Format: Hardcover
Weight: 5.20lbs
Size: 10.90h x 9.20w x 1.60d

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Weight5.20 lbs
Dimensions10.90 × 9.20 × 1.60 in