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Perfect Waves: The Endless Allure of the Ocean

Nouqueret, Pierre

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ISBN 10: 0810957434 / ISBN 13: 9780810957435
Published by Harry N. Abrams
Used Condition: Good Hardcover
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Title: Perfect Waves: The Endless Allure of the ...

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams

Binding: Hardcover

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The search for the perfect wave is eternal and limitless; a surfer may find it in any of the far-flung corners of the world. This book is a guide and a paean to these evanescent oceanic apparitions. It combines breathtaking photographs of these liquid wonders of the world with insights on the science of oceans and the movement of water in nature. From Hawaii to Tahiti, to Australia to Morocco and beyond, Perfect Waves takes the reader on a fascinating tour of the powerful swells that inspire surfers and astound nature lovers, making this the perfect gift for anyone who loves the ocean.

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Pierre Nouqueret has been a contributor and founder of several surfing publications. He has also served as executive director of Surfrider Foundation Europe (1994-2002), as editor-in-chief of Vagues magazine (éditions Surf Session), and as an environmental communication and education advisor. He lives in Biarritz, France.

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