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Surfer of the century

Ellie Crowe

Surfer of the century

the life of Duke Kahanamoku

by Ellie Crowe

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Published by Lee & Low Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swimmers,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Biography,
  • Surfers

  • About the Edition

    A brief biography of Hawaiian Duke Kahanamoku, five-time Olympic swimming champion from the early 1900s who is also considered worldwide as the "father of modern surfing".

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (t.p. verso).

    Other titlesLife of Duke Kahanamoku
    Statementby Ellie Crowe ; illustrations by Richard Waldrep
    ContributionsWaldrep, Richard, ill
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV838.K35 C76 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24960737M
    ISBN 101584302763
    ISBN 109781584302766
    LC Control Number2006036562
    OCLC/WorldCa76261704

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