Bold and exciting; an all-color record of modern surfboard building -a valuable guide to world-class surfers' school of thought, social contribution and lifestyle as expressed through the medium of work. The book is graced with several oil paintings by Yuan Shaw, a popular modern impressionist. There are many high quality color photos of surfboard building by top photographers Tex Wilson and Skip Wright. Stephen Shaw and Steve Seebold lay out the construction techniques for modern surfboards. Respected and leading surfboard designers provide articles and guidance--Gordon Clark, Carl Ekstrom, Sann and Topper Driggs, Dave Dominy and Brad Nadell. In additon, Mark Dowd and Kent Layton provide beginners with lessons on how to surf. A short piece on panning gold by John Ramsey introduces surfers to yet another entertaining activity when the surf is flat.
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The first edition was published in 1963, by a surfer and surfboard builder, Stephen M. Shaw. Over the decades the book has changed dramatically; numerous new editions have been produced to keep up with changes in materials and techniques. The books have reached dozens of nations and have been translated into French, Spanish and Japanese.
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Book Description Go Surf Ltd., 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Yuan Shaw; Craig Hirasaki (illustrator). book. Bookseller Inventory # M0912750081
Book Description Go Surf Ltd., 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Most Recent- 2003. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0912750081
Book Description Go Surf Ltd., 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110912750081