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The wave : in pursuit of the rogues, freaks and giants of the ocean

Author: Susan Casey
Publisher: Toronto : Anchor Canada, 2011, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the recent discovery of physics-defying ocean waves at heights previously thought impossible, describing the efforts of the scientific community to understand the phenomenon, the pursuits of extreme surfers to ride these waves, and the destructive capabilities of tsunamis.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Casey
ISBN: 9780385666688 0385666683
OCLC Number: 738402209
Description: 408 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Susan Casey.

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Traces the recent discovery of physics-defying ocean waves at heights previously thought impossible, describing the efforts of the scientific community to understand the phenomenon, the pursuits of extreme surfers to ride these waves, and the destructive capabilities of tsunamis.

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