eBook Surfing: The Ultimate Guide, 1st Edition

  • Douglas G. Booth
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  • ISBN-10: 0313380430
  • ISBN-13: 9780313380433
  • DDC: 797.3
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 155 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released January 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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Overview

Surfing legend Greg Noll likens wiping out on a 35-foot wall of water to "going off Niagara Falls without the barrel" and estimates the chances of drowning at "about 80 percent." Could part of the appeal of surfing be that in a sport rife with danger and risk, the only protective gear surfers wear is sunscreen?

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
Series Foreword.
Preface.
Chronology.
1: Explanations.
2: Origins.
3: Science.
4: Breaks.
5: Heroes.
6: Technicalities.
7: Futures.
Glossary.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.