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Summary:

Describes the author's experiences as a lifelong surfer, from his early years in Honolulu through his culturally sophisticated pursuits of perfect waves in some of the world's most exotic locales.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 797.32092 FIN 2015 (Text) 33892100300673 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 07/21/2015 Checked out 06/29/2021

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  • ISBN: 9781594203473
  • ISBN: 1594203474
  • Physical Description: 447 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2015.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Off Diamond Head (Honolulu, 1966-67) -- Smell the ocean (California, ca. 1956-65) -- The shock of the new (California, 1968) -- 'Scuse me while I kiss the sky (Maui, 1971) -- The search (The South Pacific, 1978) -- The lucky country (Australia, 1978-79) -- Choosing Ethiopia (Asia, Africa, 1979-81) -- Against dereliction (San Francisco, 1983-86) -- Basso profundo (Madeira, 1994-2003) -- The mountains fall into the heart of the sea (New York City, 2002-15).
Summary, etc.:
Describes the author's experiences as a lifelong surfer, from his early years in Honolulu through his culturally sophisticated pursuits of perfect waves in some of the world's most exotic locales.
Subject: Finnegan, William.
Surfers > United States > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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