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Crazy for the storm : a memoir of survival

Author: Norman Ollestad
Publisher: [New York] : Ecco, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Set amid the spontaneous, uninhibited surf culture of Malibu and Mexico in the late 1970s, this riveting memoir, written in crisp Hemingwayesque prose, recalls Ollestad's childhood and the magnetic man whose determination and love infuriated and inspired him--and ultimately saved his life.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Norman Ollestad; Norman Ollestad; Norman Ollestad
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norman Ollestad
ISBN: 0061766720 9780061766725
OCLC Number: 262884179
Description: 272 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Norman Ollestad.

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Set amid the spontaneous, uninhibited surf culture of Malibu and Mexico in the late 1970s, this riveting memoir, written in crisp Hemingwayesque prose, recalls Ollestad's childhood and the magnetic man whose determination and love infuriated and inspired him--and ultimately saved his life.

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