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WAVES AND BEACHES: THE DYNAMICS OF THE OCEAN SURFACE (1964)

This 1964 title by Willard Bascom covers the characteristics and causes of ocean waves as well as the effects of waves. Interesting reading with many illustrations and photos. This was acquired from a high school book sale several years ago and was at one time an indispensable staple in the surfer's library. This copy is in fair condition overall, about 70 to 75 percent of mint. Some creasing and tearing to cover and spine. No torn or missing pages and no cutouts. Packaged in an archival-quality clear plastic sleeve with an acid-free mat backing board. Copyright 1964 by Educational Services Incorporated. 267 pages. Paperbound. Measures approximately 7 inches by 4 1/4 inches. Click Here for a closer look.