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The Wave: In Pursuit of the Oceans' Greatest Furies Kindle Edition

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"An enthralling story of... pursuit of the most mesmerizing- and terrifying- freaks of nature ever seen" (Sunday Times)

"Arguably the best book yet written about big-wave surfing" (Times Literary Supplement)

"Fascinating, heroic, dazzling, terrifying, amazing, mesmerizing, instructive, enlightening, superb. This is the Dragon Tattoo, Moby-Dick, Into Thin Air for our time" (Globe and Mail)

"Examines big waves from every angle, and goes in deep with... mariners, wave scientists and extreme surfers... [A] wonderfully vivid, kinetic narrative" (New York Times Book Review)

"Immensely powerful, beautiful, addictive and, yes, incredibly thrilling... Like a surfer who is happily hooked, the reader simply won't be able to get enough of it" (San Francisco Chronicle)

Book Description

Colossal rogue waves are nature's most deadly new phenomena - meet the obsessed super surfers and sceintists who dare to cross their path.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 2956 KB
  • Print Length: 434 pages
  • Publisher: Vintage Digital (16 September 2010)
  • Sold by: PRH UK
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B0043D2DKU
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #353,424 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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Fernando Hoyos
4.0 out of 5 stars Reads like magazine article
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 18 May 2017
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5.0 out of 5 stars Simply amazing - don't think, just buy it!
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5.0 out of 5 stars Designed to scare surfers!
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 27 September 2016
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3.0 out of 5 stars Very scary reading on ocean waves.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Fascinating! Learning and entertainment all rolled into one.
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4.0 out of 5 stars a great deal of it is about big wave surfing in ...
Reviewed in Canada on 22 February 2015
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3.0 out of 5 stars It was "OK"
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 2 January 2011
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4.0 out of 5 stars super bouquin
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