The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks, and Giants of the Ocean

The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks, and Giants of the Ocean

Susan Casey


A New York occasions Notable booklet
A San Francisco Chronicle Best booklet of the 12 months

In her mind-blowing new ebook Susan Casey captures tremendous, ship-swallowing waves, and the surfers and scientists who search them out.
 
For mythical surfer Laird Hamilton, hundred foot waves characterize the final word problem. As Susan Casey travels the globe, looking those monsters of the sea with Hamilton’s group, she witnesses first-hand the existence or loss of life stakes, the dignity, and the secret of impossibly titanic waves. but for the scientists who examine them, those waves symbolize anything really frightening brewing within the planet’s waters. With inexorable verve, The Wave brilliantly portrays humans confronting nature at its so much ferocious.

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