David Rensin's All For A Few Perfect Waves: The Audacious Life and Legend PDF

By David Rensin

ISBN-10: 0060773316

ISBN-13: 9780060773311

ISBN-10: 1787290034

ISBN-13: 9781787290037

there'll by no means be one other surfer like Miki 'Da Cat' Dora. For two decades the rushing and enigmatic darkish prince of California browsing ruled the Malibu waves and his friends' imaginations, blazing a path that might encourage generations to return. but if the game exploded into the mainstream and browsing replaced for ever, Dora's paradise used to be lost.

Outraged at gridlocked swells and a scene that had grown ever extra commodified, Dora finally fled Malibu, looking empty waves - and anonymity - past the USA. He'd additionally run afoul of the legislation, and he led the gurus on a seven-year chase world wide. but, Dora could by no means quit looking for the spirit of the Malibu he'd misplaced. at any place he made his domestic - New Zealand, South Africa, France - he personified the insurgent center of browsing and have become a legend in his personal time.

This fantastic biography, in response to interviews with greater than 300 those that knew Dora, ultimately uncovers the reality approximately surfing's such a lot seductive and intricate icon.

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