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Surfing

Surfing( )
Author: Schiffer, Nancy N.
Contribution by: San Francisco Airport Museum Staff,
ISBN:978-0-7643-0655-6
Publication Date:Sep 1998
Publisher:Schiffer Publishing, Limited
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $39.95
Book Description:

Over 400 dynamic color photos and a concise text rich in facts show important developments in surfing over the last century. The ancient Polynesian heritage of surfing is presented through its introduction to the modern world by Hawaiians such as Duke Kahanamoku in the early 1900s. Emphasis is given to a later period when surfing's popularity grew steadily in southern California during the 1950s and 1960s and surf culture was assimilated into a west-coast lifestyle. The music,...
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Book Details
Pages:176
Detailed Subjects: Sports & Recreation / Surfing
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):11 x 8.5 Inches
Book Weight:2.72 Pounds



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