History of Surfing

History of Surfing

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Matt Warshaw knows more about surfing that any other person on the planet. After five years of research and writing, Warshaw has completed a totally unprecedented history of the sport and the culture it has spawned. With a voice that is definitive, funny, and wholly original, The History of Surfing delivers the ultimate book for surfers everywhere.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 496 pages
  • 240 x 282 x 38mm | 2,340.52g
  • San Francisco, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, ports.
  • 0811856003
  • 9780811856003
  • 64,881

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"Written by one of the world's leading surf historians, this ...is the definitive book on surf history and culture." - Drift Magazineshow more

About Matt Warshaw

Matt Warshaw is the former editor of SURFER magazine. A lifelong surfer, he is the author of numerous books on surfing, including Maverick's: The Story of Big Wave Surfing. He lives in San Francisco with his wife and son.show more