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The Wave : in pursuit of the rogues, freaks and giants of the ocean / by Susan Casey.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Garrett Public Library 551.463 CAS (Text) 30010170587870 Nonfiction Available -

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  • Physical Description: 326 p. : ill. (some colored) ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, c2010.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- The grand empress -- Broken skulls -- Schrodinger's Wave -- Karma, tiger sharks, and the golden carrot -- Wave good-bye -- Mavericks -- "I never say anything like it" -- Killers -- Heavy weather -- Egypt -- Out, way out, on the Cortes Bank -- The wild coast -- At the edge of the horizon -- Epilogue
Summary, etc.: An astonishing book about colossal, ship-swallowing waves, and the surfers and scientists who seek them out.
Subject: Rogue waves.

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