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Saltwater Buddha: A Surfer's Quest to Find Zen on the Sea
Saltwater Buddha: A Surfer's Quest to Find Zen on the Sea
by Jaimal Yogis
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Fed up with teenage life in the suburbs, Jaimal Yogis ran off to Hawaii with little more than a copy of Hermann Hesse's Siddhartha and enough cash for a surfboard. His journey is a coming-of-age saga that takes him from communes to monasteries, from the... (read more)

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Welcome to Paradise, Now Go to Hell: A True Story of Violence, Corruption, and the Soul of Surfing
Welcome to Paradise, Now Go to Hell: A True Story of Violence, Corruption, and the Soul of Surfing
by Chas Smith
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For two months every winter, when Pacific storms make landfall, Oahu's paradisical North Shore turns into a fiery hell. Its normal population of sixteen thousand more than triples and this explosion of mainlanders, Brazilians, Australians, and... (read more)

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The Kook's Guide to Surfing: The Ultimate Instruction Manual: How to Ride Waves with Skill, Style, and Etiquette
The Kook's Guide to Surfing: The Ultimate Instruction Manual: How to Ride Waves with Skill, Style, and Etiquette
by Jason Borte
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Move over, dude! The Kooks Guide to Surfing shows what it means to be a real surfer. This clever, often hilarious guide shares with kooks (those guys on surfboards who just dont get it yet) the truths and know-how of a lifelong wave-lover. The secret... (read more)

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Taschen 365, Day-By-Day. Surfing
Taschen 365, Day-By-Day. Surfing
by Jim Heimann
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Surfs up! TASCHEN's perpetual calendars   For those of you whose datebooks have been replaced by smartphones, TASCHEN has created the new 365 Day-By-Day series so that you can still enjoy the warm analog feeling of marking every day with the... (read more)

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Today's Top Surfboards
Today's Top Surfboards
by Rod Sumpter
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A surfboard is a surfer's best friend, writes author and surf legend Rod Sumpter. "It's the apple of one's eye and a window to the surfer's future skill and achievements -- a ticket to the best show on earth!" Now Rod's passion for surfboard shaping has... (read more)

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All for a Few Perfect Waves: The Audacious Life and Legend of Rebel Surfer Miki Dora
All for a Few Perfect Waves: The Audacious Life and Legend of Rebel Surfer Miki Dora
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There will never be another surfer like Miki "Da Cat" Dora. All for a Few Perfect Waves is the story of Miki "Da Cat" Dora, the dashing and enigmatic rebel who, for twenty years, was the king of Malibu surfers. He dominated the waves, ruled his peers... (read more)

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Surf's Up: The Girl's Guide to Surfing
Surf's Up: The Girl's Guide to Surfing
by Louise Southerden
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A girlfriend's guide to surfing is penned by one of Australia's leading surfing journalists and a surfer girl herself. Photos throughout.... (read more)

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Ghost Wave: The Discovery of Cortes Bank and the Biggest Wave on Earth
Ghost Wave: The Discovery of Cortes Bank and the Biggest Wave on Earth
by Chris Dixon
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Rising from the depths of the North Pacific lies a fabled island, now submerged just 15 feet below the surface of the ocean. Rumors and warnings about Cortes Bank abound, but among big wave surfers, this legendary rock is famous for one simple (and... (read more)

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The Surfin'ary: A Dictionary of Surfing Terms and Surfspeak
The Surfin'ary: A Dictionary of Surfing Terms and Surfspeak
by Trevor Cralle
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Back by popular demand, this is the definitive reference for surf bums everywhere—or at least any gremmie who's ever pondered the semantic subtleties between bitchin', rad, and killer. Informative and often hilarious, this bible... (read more)

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The Ultimate Guide to Windsurfing
The Ultimate Guide to Windsurfing
by Nik Baker
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The Ultimate Guide to Windsurfing is essential reading for all windsurfers, from the relative neophyte to the seasoned veteran. Combining breathtaking, full-color photography with authoritative content, it's as entertaining as it is informative.World... (read more)

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Wavescape: Portraits of the Planet's Best Surf Spots
Wavescape: Portraits of the Planet's Best Surf Spots
by Chris Towery
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Every surfer's dream book, this beautifully illustrated volume describes the world's best surfing sites. Divided into five sections covering Asia, Africa, Australia, Europe, and the Americas, this volume follows surfers in their search for that perfect... (read more)

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Caught Inside : a Surfer's Year on the California Coast (96 Edition)
Caught Inside : a Surfer's Year on the California Coast (96 Edition)
by Daniel Duane
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A wondrous, uproarious, and surprisingly informative account of a year spend surfing, Caught Inside marks the arrival of an exuberant new voice of the outdoors. This remarkable narrative of Daniel Duanes life on the water is enhanced by good-humored... (read more)

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The World in the Curl: An Unconventional History of Surfing
The World in the Curl: An Unconventional History of Surfing
by Peter Westwick
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A definitive and highly readable history of surfing and the cultural, political, economic, and environmental consequences of its evolution from a sport of Hawaiian kings and queens to a billion-dollar worldwide industry   Despite its rebellious... (read more)

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Surfing
Surfing
by Gregory Maube
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A book in the 'Extreme Sport' collection that treats surfing like a way of life, a way of being in the world.... (read more)

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Girl in the Curl: A Century of Women's Surfing
Girl in the Curl: A Century of Women's Surfing
by Andrea Gabbard
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In this illustrated history, the co-author of "Mountaineering: A Woman's Guide" explores 100 years of women in surfing, offering portraits of famous wave-riders and anecdotes of surf culture. 75 full-color photos.... (read more)

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Surfing in San Diego (Images of America)
Surfing in San Diego (Images of America)
by John C Elwell
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San Diego County has nearly 75 miles of picturesque coastline on the mighty Pacific Ocean, and for decades, San Diego has boasted of producing some of the world"s finest surfers. But here surfing is more than a sport'"it is a Southern California... (read more)

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The Art of Surfing: A Training Manual for the Developing and Competitive Surfer (Falcon Guide)
The Art of Surfing: A Training Manual for the Developing and Competitive Surfer (Falcon Guide)
by Raul Guisado
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Surfing is one of the fastest growing sports in America. Coach Raul Guisado presents a complete course for beginners and for more experienced surfers ways to improve their technique or expand their repertoire. He covers boards and other equipment, the... (read more)

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Soul Surfer: A True Story of Faith, Family, and Fighting to Get Back on the Board
Soul Surfer: A True Story of Faith, Family, and Fighting to Get Back on the Board
by Bethany Hamilton
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She lost her arm in a shark attack and nearly died, but she never lost her faith. Now a major motion picture, Soul Surfer is the moving story of Bethany Hamiltons triumphant return to competitive surfing and has continued to be a beacon of inspiration to... (read more)

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Surf Life 32 to 02
Surf Life 32 to 02
by Sam George
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From sepia-toned shots of old Hawaii to sharp focused close-ups of Kelly Slater, Surf Life juxtaposes, pastes, and cuts together a scrapbook of the surfer lifestyle throughout the 20th century. But as even the greatest surfer riding the biggest waves... (read more)

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Slow Is Fast: On the Road at Home
Slow Is Fast: On the Road at Home
by Dan Malloy
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Slow is Fast chronicles what Dan Malloy has called "a mini-adventure in our own backyard." In September 2012, Dan Malloy, Kanoa Zimmerman and Kellen Keene jumped on a train headed north – along with bicycles, a surfboard, wetsuits, flippers, a... (read more)

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