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Waves: From Surfing to Tsunami

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4 out of 5
Based on 6 Ratings and 4 Reviews

Book Description
Who can resist the hypnotic rhythm of the ocean's waves? To understand why the surf and the sea capture us like they do, Waves takes a closer look at the mystery and mechanics behind waves. Author Drew Kampion examines how waves form, what moves them, and why they are important.
From rips to undertows, tsunamis to tidal bores, Waves examines at all kinds of wave action, lunar and wind influ... More
Book Information
PublisherGibbs Smith Publisher
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages80
ISBN-101586852124
ISBN-13978-1586852122
Publication Date04/06/2005
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About Drew Kampion (Author) : Drew Kampion is a published author of young adult books. Published credits of Drew Kampion include Waves, Stoked! A History of Surf Culture.
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About Jeff Petersen (Illustrator) : Jeff Petersen is a painter and an illustrator who lives in San Francisco, California. His art has appeared in books and magazines and has also been shown in galleries locally and abroad. Some example... more
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