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Bustin' down the door : the surf revolution of '75

Author: Shaun Tomson
Publisher: New York : Abrams, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the winter of 1975, South African and Australian upstarts Shaun Tomson, Rabbit Bartholomew, and Mark Richards arrived in Hawaii with little else than their surfboards and their love of surfing. With courage, skill, and raw ambition, they not only set a new standard for wave riding, but also succeeded in transforming surfing from a casual lifestyle into a professional sport.
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Genre/Form: History
Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shaun Tomson
ISBN: 9780810995680 0810995689
OCLC Number: 221961322
Description: 173 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 34 cm
Other Titles: Busting down the door
Responsibility: Shaun Tomson ; photography by Dan Merkel ; with essays by Wayne "Rabbit" Bartholomew [and others].

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In 1975, South African and Australian upstarts Shaun Tomson, Rabbit Bartholomew and Mark Richards went to Hawaii with their surfboards and their love of surfing. They not only set a standard for wave  Read more...

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"'You have to bust down the door before they hear you knocking'. - Wayne "Rabbit" Bartholomew."

 
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