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Published: September 2020
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BIC Subject: Sports & outdoor recreation
Published By: Chronicle Books
 
Published: 01-Sep-2020
Format: Hardback, 360 pages, 229x7.52in
ISBN: 9781452158662
Stock Code: 2158662
Product Description
 
This handsomely packaged volume is a treasure trove of information and inspiration for anyone with an abiding love for and curiosity about the ocean. Rich with how-to advice and instruction, miscellany and delight, short-subject deep-dives cover topics including science, sailing, kayaking, surfing, diving, survival, and much more. Expert consultation, entertaining asides, more than 200 informative and evocative illustrations, and a sense of respect and wonder for the ocean all come together under a foil-stamped and textured cover. From experienced seafarers to ocean novices, for those about to ride their first wave, stand-up paddle on a dive, find a simple 'one pan' galley recipe, or identify a bird that landed on the bow, here is the go-to guide for anyone captivated by the wonder, power, and mystery of the sea.This handsomely packaged volume is a treasure trove of information and inspiration for anyone with an abiding love for and curiosity about the ocean. Rich with how-to advice and instruction, miscellany and delight, short-subject deep-dives cover topics including science, sailing, kayaking, surfing, diving, survival, and much more. Expert consultation, entertaining asides, more than 200 informative and evocative illustrations, and a sense of respect and wonder for the ocean all come together under a foil-stamped and textured cover. From experienced seafarers to ocean novices, for those about to ride their first wave, stand-up paddle on a dive, find a simple 'one pan' galley recipe, or identify a bird that landed on the bow, here is the go-to guide for anyone captivated by the wonder, power, and mystery of the sea.
An entertaining, authoritative, and captivating guide to all activities above, below, and beside the sea, The Ocean is the ultimate gift book – that is then used – by sailors, fishers, surfers, beachcombers, and ocean lovers everywhere.
 
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