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Sweetness and blood

Michael Scott Moore

Sweetness and blood

how surfing spread from Hawaii and California to the rest of the world, with some unexpected results

by Michael Scott Moore

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Published by Rodale, Distributed to the trade by Macmillan in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel,
  • Surfing,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-321) and index.

    StatementMichael Scott Moore
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV840.S8 M62 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 328 p.
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27120322M
    ISBN 101605294276
    ISBN 109781605294278
    LC Control Number2010011733
    OCLC/WorldCa460059174

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