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Why We Swim

by Bonnie Tsui

Paperback £9.99
Published 5th August 2021, 288 pages
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‘A jewel of a book, a paean to the wonders of water and our place within it’ James Nestor, bestselling of author of Breath

Glorious’ The New York Times

Take a dive into the deep and discover what it is about water that seduces us, heals us and brings us together.


Join writer and swimming Bonnie Tsui as she explores the unique skill of swimming from the five angles of survival, wellbeing, community, competition and flow. Propelled by stories of polar swim champions, a Baghdad swim club, Olympian athletes and modern-day samurai swimmers, Why We Swim takes us around the globe in a remarkable, all-encompassing account of the world of swimming. This is a joyous meditation on our innate connection to water and a true celebration of the wonders of swimming.

Details

Why We Swim
by Bonnie Tsui

ISBN
9781846046605

Publisher
Ebury Publishing

Binding
Paperback

Publication date
Aug. 5, 2021

Dimensions
19.8cm x 12.7cm x 1.8cm

Page count
288 pages