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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 speeding and enigmatic darkish prince of California browsing ruled the Malibu waves and his friends' imaginations, blazing a path that will encourage generations to return. but if the game exploded into the mainstream and browsing replaced for ever, Dora's paradise was once lost.

Outraged at gridlocked swells and a scene that had grown ever extra commodified, Dora ultimately fled Malibu, looking empty waves - and anonymity - past the United States. He'd additionally run afoul of the legislations, and he led the specialists on a seven-year chase all over the world. but, Dora might by no means hand over 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 middle of browsing and have become a legend in his personal time.

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

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