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West of Jesus: Surfing, Science, and the Origins of Belief (edition 2007)

by Steven Kotler

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Title:West of Jesus: Surfing, Science, and the Origins of Belief
Authors:Steven Kotler
Info:Bloomsbury USA (2007), Paperback, 261 pages
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Tags:fiction, spirituality, surfing

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West of Jesus: Surfing, Science, and the Origins of Belief by Steven Kotler



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West of Jesus is a book about surfing in the same way that Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance is a book about motorcycles. If you liked the latter, I'd highly recommend the former for the way Steven Kotler explores questions of belief from a nontraditional stance and provides the reader with plenty of source material for further investigation...read more ( )
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