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ROLLER DERBY
Scars & Stripes: The Culture of
Modern Roller Derby.
Andréanna
Seymore, Foreword by Suzy Hotrod.
Through photographs on and off the
track, as well as commentary from
nearly 100 skaters, coaches, fans, and
referees, this book captures the entre-
preneurial spirit of the participants, the
extraordinary bonds that form, and the
invigorating and infectious fanaticism
that characterizes every bout.
Size:11"x81/2"•160colorphotos•176pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4689-7•hardcover•$34.99
No Mercy: Roller Derby Life on the
Track.
Jules Doyle. This visual record
gives a comprehensive view of modern
roller derby, through 353 images captur-
ing all the crushing hits, stifling blocking,
and nimble jamming.
Size:113/4"x9"•353 images•208pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3836-6 • hard cover
$39.99
RollerDerbyArt:Women,Wheels,&Wicked
Fun.
SherrieCullisonPfouts.Today’srollerderby isa
wildlypopularwoman’scontactsport, international
inscope.Thisgrassrootssport isbuiltonfun.Fliers,
handbills, logos, and posters promoting bouts for
more than 50 leagues around the world convey
the thrill of roller derby’s glamour, grit, and glory.
Collect the artwork and be inspired to join the fun,
oneithersideof the railing.
Size:9"x12"•240color images• Index•192pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-3063-6•softcover•$29.99
SURFING
Flying Through the Clouds: Surf
Photography of Jim Russi.
Jim Russi.
Enter the surfing world through the lens
and prose of Jim Russi. He captures the
action inover180photos inHawaii,Tahiti,
California, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Fiji, Bali,
Indonesia,andislandsoffSouthAfrica,with
stories from his global travels, including
encounters with celebrities in and out of
the surfing world.
Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 185 color photos • 176 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3861-8 • hard cover • $45.00
PuertoRico’sSurfCulture:ThePho-
tography of Steve Fitzpatrick.
Steve
Fitzpatrick.The1968WorldAmateurSurfing
Championships put Puerto Rico on map
of surfing destinations, but it wasn’t until
photographerSteveFitzpatrickrelocatedto
San Juan that the island’s surf culture had
a dedicated documentarian. Pulled from
anarchiveofmorethan50,000captures,
these160+dramatic imagespresentsthe
bestsurfPuertoRicohas tooffer.
Size:11"x81/2"•285colorphotos•176pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4195-3•hardcover•$45.00
Surfing.
Nancy N. Schiffer in coopera-
tion with San Francisco Airport Museums.
PhotographybyDouglasCongdon-Martin.
Over400colorphotosandatextrichinfacts
show important developments in surfing.
From itsPolynesianandHawaiianheritage,
surfing’spopularitygrewinCaliforniaduring
the1960sandthewetsuitwasanadaptation
tocoldwaterconditions.
Size:11"x81/2"•407colorphotos
Index•176pp.• ISBN:0-7643-0655-3•hardcover•$39.95
Surf’sUp:CollectingtheLongboardEra.
Mark
Blackburn. The first book to combine a history of
surfing,agradingguideforsurfboards,andsurfing
itemswithanaccuratepriceguide.Itgivesacomplete
overviewofsportsurfingfromitsancientbeginnings
in Polynesia and Hawaii until 1969, the end of the
longboard era. The great icons of the sport all put
in appearances making this the book all surf fans
willcovet.•Size:81/2"x11"•777colorphotos
PriceGuide/Index•272pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1355-X•hardcover•$59.95
Today’sTopSurfboards.
RodSumpter.
Hand-crafted custom surfboards from all
over the world, many featuring amazing
artwork.Manufacturersandartists include
RobbHavassy,ToddProctor,ChuckBassett,
Hobie, Kimo Greene, and Stewart (U.S.),
JoshDowling,LenDibben,andSteveFried-
man (Australia), RodSumpter (U.K.),plus
many more. Measurements and current
values included.
Size:11"x81/2"•over500colorphotos•PriceGuide•160pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-2764-3•softcover•$29.95
Surf Art! Graphics and Memora-
bilia.
Rod Sumpter. Fantastic, visually
exciting surf movie posters, striking
magazine covers, decals, patches, vin-
tage photographs, advertising, trophies,
record albums, and more, from around
the world. Current values included in the
captions.Surfingenthusiastseverywhere
will crave this nostalgic look at one of
the world’s most exhilarating sports.
Size:11"x81/2"•300color&40b/wphotos•PriceGuide•128pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2495-0•softcover•$24.95
Surfboard Wax: A History.
Jefferson “Zuma
Jay” Wagner. The story of surfboard wax, from
theearlyuseofhouseholdcandlewaxthroughthe
adventofawhole industrydevotedtoachievingthe
best traction. Meet the colorful individuals behind
waxcompaniesSurfResearch,Mr.Zog’s,andMrs.
Palmers and read about their early manufacturing
and marketing ventures. This unique book is filled
with amusing stories and over 300 pictures of the
waxand itspackaging.
Size:81/2"x11"•330color&29b/wphotos160pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2569-8•softcover•$29.95
The Ultimate Collectors Guide to Surfing
Postcards.
Mary L. Martinwith Tina Skinner.
In total, 438 vintage postcards recap the last
100 years. The world’s leading postcard dealer
and expert shares her expertise on dating and
valuing these wonderful examples of ephemera,
and the images include The Duke, Jan & Dean,
and big wave action fromWaikiki to the shores
of New Jersey!
Size:81/2"x11"•438color&b/wimages•160pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-2909-8•softcover•$29.95
Graphic Surf: Decals, Patches, Stickers.
Ben
Marcus. Surfing has inspired fantastic and color-
ful graphic designs to advertise surfboards, surf
shops,wax,wetsuits,magazines...,evenskateboards
and snowboards. Here are more than 1250 from
manycollections.Thisexhibit-in-a-book isthemost
comprehensivesurfshoweverattempted.Stickers,
patches,anddecalsdocumentthehistoryofsurfing
worldwide,big-namesurfboardmakers,surfshops,
organizations,andbeaches.
Size:81/2"x11"•1261color images•160pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-2948-7•softcover•$29.95
SKATEBOARDING
FDR Skatepark: A Visual History.
A visual history of the world's largest
DIY skateboard park, this book contains
photos from over 25 contributors, from
amateurs with disposable cameras to
professional photographers, document-
ing the park's 15+ year history.
Size:11"x81/2"•138b/w&color
images•168pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4110-6
hardcover•$34.99
Skateboard Parks: Design &Development.
Scott Bradstreet. Provides a well-organized
recounting of the history of skateboarding
and its regulations, facility types and all pos-
sible components. The process for developing
and operating a skateboard park is included,
with discussion about preliminary planning,
environmental review, design, construction,
management and operations.
Size:81/2"x11"•174colorphotos&
illustrations•128pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-3274-6•hardcover•$34.99
Skateboards That Rock.
Rhyn Noll.
Amazing graphic design and artistic
imagery on skateboards made over
the last forty years. Over 500 dazzling
color photos with 100s of skateboards
chronologically arranged, including
construction details that make some
collectors items, and related stickers,
memorabilia, and racing team clothing.
Size:11"x81/2"•516colorphotos
Price Guide/Index • 192 pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1790-3•softcover•$29.95
Skateboarding: Past-Present-Fu-
ture.
Rhyn Noll. Meet the outstanding,
courageous men and women of skate-
boarding from the birth of the sport to
the present. The daring people who live
the fun and push the bounds of speed,
vertical takeoffs, and stunts are featured
here, through 100s of color photos and
first-hand accounts.
Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 100s of color photos
Index•192pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1845-4•soft•$29.95
Skateboard Retrospective: A Col-
lector’s Guide.
Rhyn Noll. Skateboard-
ing history in 693 color photos of decks,
wheels, trucks, and other gear that
illustrate the sports’s dramatic changes
in design and graphics. Famous riders in
action, a huge list of skateparks in the
USA, and a glossary of skateboard lingo.
Full pricing information is provided.
Size:11"x81/2"•693colorphotos
Price Guide • 192 pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1122-0•hardcover•$39.95
EDGED WEAPONRY
TheSword:Myth&Reality:Technology,His-
tory,Fighting,Forging,MovieSwords.
Thomas
Laible. The history, manufacture, and ancient and
modernusesofswordsinEuropefromthefifthcentury
totodaycanbefoundhereinoneconvenientsource.
Jointheauthorsandcountlessotherfeaturedsword
mastersandexpertsona fact-basedand fun-filled
adventurefromtheMiddleAgestomodernEurope.
Size:81/2"x11"•526colorphotos•240pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4877-8•hardcover•$50.00
Combat Knives and Knife Combat: Knife
Models, Carrying Systems, Combat Tech-
niques.
Dietmar Pohl & Jim Wagner. A compre-
hensive compendiumwith respect to all aspects of
self-defense knives: history and development, tech-
nology, practice, training and combat techniques.
Size:7"x10"•493color&b/wphotos•200pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4834-1•hardcover•$34.99
COIN-OPS & VIDEO GAMES
The 100 Greatest Console Video Games:
1977-1987.
Brett Weiss. This book celebrates,
in over 400 color photos and detailed text, the
best games from a crucial and fondly remembered
decade. Each game entry features production his-
tory,commentary,gameplaydetails,comparisons to
other games, and more. It covers a range of gaming
platforms, including the Atari 2600, Odyssey2,
Intellivision, Vectrex, ColecoVision, Atari 5200,
and the Nintendo NES.
Size:7"x10"•411colorphotos•PriceGuide/Index
240 pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-4618-7 • hard cover
$34.99
Collecting Classic Video Games.
Billy Galaxy.
In over 1000 color photos, video games made in
the 1970s and 1980s for the Atari, Colecovision,
andIntellivisionsystemsaredisplayed,rangingfrom
Asteroids to Zaxxon, including Donkey Kong and
Pac-Man. Games from less familiar systems such
as Bally’s Astrocade and Magnavox’s Odyssey are
featuredaswell.Examplesofeachgamesystem&
currentmarketvalues included.
Size:81/2"x11"•1072colorphotos •PriceGuide
144pp.•ISBN:0-7643-1456-4•softcover•$29.95
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