Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life Audiobook

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by William Finnegan
A deeply rendered self-portrait of a lifelong surfer by the acclaimed New Yorker writerBarbarian Times is William Finnegan s memoir of an obsession, a complicated enchantment. Browsing only seems to be like a activity. To initiates, it is anything else totally: a lovely addiction, a demanding system of research, a morally unsafe pastime, a way of life. Elevated in California and Hawaii, Finnegan started out browsing as a child. He has chased waves all more than the globe, wandering for years by means of the South Pacific, Australia, Asia, Africa. A bookish boy, and then an excessively adventurous young gentleman, he went on to grow to be a distinguished author and war reporter. Barbarian Days will take us deep into unfamiliar worlds, some of them right below our noses off the coasts of New York and San Francisco. It immerses the reader in the edgy camaraderie of close male friendships annealed in tough waves.Finnegan shares stories of daily life in a whitesonly gang in a toug…

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