That Oceanic Feeling

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Allen & Unwin, 2003 - 288 pages
A captivating memoir that explores the lure of the sea and the author's love affair with surfing.

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User Review  - kenno82 - LibraryThing

This book has a bit of everything - nature, literature, travel and of course surfing. I loved the local landmarks. Strong on the nature writing, less so on the adventure side. Read full review

That Oceanic Feeling

User Review  - Thorpe-Bowker and Contributors - Books+Publishing

This is a raritya book about surfing which combines writing that is both personal and personable, and that will be of interest to the non-surfer as well as the waxhead. Capp has managed to capture ... Read full review


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Fiona Capp was born in Melbourne in 1963. She trained as a journalist, has a PhD in English and has worked as a freelance writer and university tutor in English, journalism and novel writing at the University of Melbourne, La Trobe University and RMIT. Her first book,

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