The Wave

Author: Susan Casey
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 140708707X
Size: 67.80 MB
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This is a white-knuckle ride with the men who live to catch rogue waves. It zips from Lloyds of London to rusty oil rigs, tropical Tahitian surf shacks to super-computer data labs.

The Wave

Author: Susan Casey
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0767928857
Size: 18.84 MB
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Traces the recent discovery of physics-defying ocean waves at heights previously thought impossible, describing the efforts of the scientific community to understand the phenomenon, the pursuits of extreme surfers to ride these waves, and ...

The Wave

Author: Susan Casey
Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.
ISBN: 0385666683
Size: 47.74 MB
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Susan Casey explores the phenomenon of monster waves and how they have become an obsession for extreme surfers like Laird Hamilton — who serves as the author's guide as she takes the reader into the intense, white-knuckle world of 100 ...

Voices In The Ocean

Author: Susan Casey
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 038553731X
Size: 12.93 MB
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In Voices in the Ocean, she has written a thrilling book about the other intelligent life on the planet. From the Hardcover edition.

The Wave

Author: Susan Casey
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0307715833
Size: 67.74 MB
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As scientists scramble to understand this phenomenon, others view the giant waves as the ultimate challenge. These are extreme surfers who fly around the world trying to ride the ocean’s most destructive monsters.

Ghost Wave

Author: Chris Dixon
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 1452110093
Size: 54.66 MB
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In this dramatic work of narrative non-fiction, journalist Chris Dixon unlocks the secrets of Cortes Bank and pulls readers into the harrowing world of big wave surfing and high seas adventure above the most enigmatic and dangerous rock in ...

Wave

Author: Sonali Deraniyagala
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307962709
Size: 52.71 MB
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From the Hardcover edition.

The Devil S Teeth

Author: Susan Casey
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780805080117
Size: 18.75 MB
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A journalist describes how her fascination with great white sharks led her to Southeast Farallon Island, a remote island off the California coast, and to a group of biologists who study these fearsome, frequently misunderstood predators of ...

The Billionaire And The Mechanic

Author: Julian Guthrie
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
ISBN: 0802193315
Size: 14.10 MB
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The Billionaire and the Mechanic is a must-read for anyone interested in the race or this remarkable story.

Force Of Nature

Author: Laird Hamilton
Publisher: Rodale
ISBN: 1605297968
Size: 71.86 MB
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After all, this is a man whose biological father abandoned him shortly after he was born; whose first job was working on a pig farm; who dropped out of school in eleventh grade. And then the career decision: surfer.