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Surfing 1778-2015

Author: Jim Heimann
Publisher: Köln : Taschen, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book traces the visual history of surfing from its first description by Captain Cook in 1778 to today's global phenomenon. It examines the evolution of surfing both on and off the water, as a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Heimann
ISBN: 9783836547505 3836547503
OCLC Number: 913057647
Description: 589 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 41 cm
Contents: A view from the beach / Jim Heimann --
1778-1945 The emergence of a sport / Matt Warshaw --
1946-1961 Picking up speed / Steve Barilotti --
1962-1969 Surfin' is the only life / Chris Dixon --
The surfboard 1900-2015 --
1970-1986/ Contesting Eden / Drew Kampion --
1987-2015 Surfing takes off / Peter Westwick and Peter Neushul.
Responsibility: Jim Heimann.

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a gorgeous and massive clothbound book that could easily become the new bible for the sport. "

 
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