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Why we swim, Bonnie Tsui

Label
Why we swim
Title
Why we swim
Statement of responsibility
Bonnie Tsui
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Bonnie Tsui looks at our love affair with the water, from evolution to mythology, from survival and well-being, from community swim clubs to competitive races, and she goes around the world to explore its significance in many cultures"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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Tsui, Bonnie
Dewey number
797.2/1
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swimming
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / General
  • Swimming
Label
Why we swim, Bonnie Tsui
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
SURVIVAL -- Stone Age swimming -- You're a land animal -- Lessons from a sea nomad -- The human seal -- WELL-BEING -- The water cure -- Seawater in our veins -- Open water, meet awe -- COMMUNITY -- Who gets to swim? -- A mini United Nations -- Chaos and order -- COMPETITION -- The splash and dash -- How to swim like an assassin -- Sharks and minnows -- Ways of the samurai -- FLOW -- A religious exercise -- The Liquid State -- From one swimmer to another
Control code
on1105314123
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
277 pages
Isbn
9781616207861
Lccn
2019042645
System control number
(OCoLC)1105314123
Label
Why we swim, Bonnie Tsui
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
SURVIVAL -- Stone Age swimming -- You're a land animal -- Lessons from a sea nomad -- The human seal -- WELL-BEING -- The water cure -- Seawater in our veins -- Open water, meet awe -- COMMUNITY -- Who gets to swim? -- A mini United Nations -- Chaos and order -- COMPETITION -- The splash and dash -- How to swim like an assassin -- Sharks and minnows -- Ways of the samurai -- FLOW -- A religious exercise -- The Liquid State -- From one swimmer to another
Control code
on1105314123
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
277 pages
Isbn
9781616207861
Lccn
2019042645
System control number
(OCoLC)1105314123

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