orellfuessli.ch

Barbarian Days

A Surfing Life

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE FOR BIOGRAPHY 2016WINNER OF THE 2016 WILLIAM HILL SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEAR PRIZESurfing only looks like a sport. To devotees, it is something else entirely: a beautiful addiction, a mental and physical study, a passionate way of life. William Finnegan first started surfing as a young boy in California and Hawaii. Barbarian Days is his immersive memoir of a life spent travelling the world chasing waves through the South Pacific, Australia, Asia, Africa and beyond. Finnegan describes the edgy yet enduring brotherhood forged among the swell of the surf; and recalling his own apprenticeship to the world's most famous and challenging waves, he considers the intense relationship formed between man, board and water.Barbarian Days is an old-school adventure story, a social history, an extraordinary exploration of one man's gradual mastering of an exacting and little-understood art. It is a memoir of dangerous obsession and enchantment.
… weiterlesen
Beschreibung

Produktdetails


Format ePUB i
Kopierschutz Kopiergeschützt (Adobe ID erforderlich) i
Seitenzahl 464, (Printausgabe)
Erscheinungsdatum 06.08.2015
Sprache Englisch
EAN 9781472151407
Verlag Little Brown & Co Inc
eBook (ePUB)
Fr. 6.90
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Sofort per Download lieferbar
Premium Card
Fr. 6.90 Umsatz sammeln
Weitere Informationen

Kundenbewertungen


Es wurden noch keine Bewertungen geschrieben.

Wird oft zusammen gekauft

Barbarian Days

Barbarian Days

von William Finnegan

eBook
Fr. 6.90
+
=
Nullzeit

Nullzeit

von Juli Zeh

(5)
eBook
Fr. 12.50
+
=

für

Fr. 19.40

inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.

Alle kaufen