This platinum tome is the most comprehensive visual history of surfing to date, marking a major cultural event as much as a publication. Following three and a half years of meticulous research, it brings together more than 900 images to chart the evolution of surfing as a sport, a lifestyle, and a philosophy. An unrivalled tribute to the breadth, complexity, and richness of surfing, this book is a must have for any serious player on the surfing scene. As one surfing scribe once declared, “There has never been a book like this, and there will never be another one again.”
• Arranged into 5 chronological chapters
• Utilises institutions, collections and photographic archives.
• Essays by the worlds top surf journalists
• 592 page hardcover book
• Book measures (in cm) 39.5H x 29W