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The World in the Curl - a book by Westwick, Peter

The World in the Curl

An Unconventional History of Surfing

The World in the Curl( )
Author: Westwick, Peter
Neushul, Peter
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.00
Book Description:

A definitive and highly readable history of surfing and the cultural, political, economic, and environmental consequences of its evolution from a sport of Hawaiian kings and queens to a billion-dollar worldwide industry   Despite its rebellious, outlaw reputation, or perhaps because of it, surfing occupies a central place in the American - and global - imagination, embodying the tension between romantic counterculture ideals and middle-class values, between...
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Detailed Subjects: Sports & Recreation / Surfing
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.6 x 9.5 x 1.3 Inches
Book Weight:1.45 Pounds

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