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Crazy for the storm: A Memoir of Survival

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Eleven-year-old Norman had been coached by his father for competitive sports from a very young age. But when their private plane crashed in the mountains, killing his father, Norman's skills were put to the ultimate test.
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Grouping Title crazy for the storm a memoir of survival
Grouping Author ollestad norman
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display_description Set amid the spontaneous, uninhibited surf culture of Malibu and Mexico in the late 1970s, this riveting memoir, written in crisp Hemingwayesque prose, recalls Ollestad's childhood and the magnetic man whose determination and love infuriated and inspired him--and ultimately saved his life.
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subject_facet Aircraft accident victims -- California -- Biography, Aircraft accidents -- California -- San Bernardino Mountains, Child surfers -- California -- Biography, Competition (Psychology), Downhill ski racing -- United States -- Biography, Fathers -- Death, Fathers and sons -- United States, Ollestad, Norman -- Childhood and youth, Ollestad, Norman -- Family, Ollestad, Norman, -- 1935-1979
title_display Crazy for the storm : a memoir of survival
title_full Crazy for the Storm A Memoir of Survival, Crazy for the storm : a memoir of survival / Norman Ollestad
title_short Crazy for the storm :
title_sub A Memoir of Survival
topic_facet Aircraft accident victims, Aircraft accidents, Biography & Autobiography, Child surfers, Childhood and youth, Competition (Psychology), Death, Downhill ski racing, Family, Fathers, Fathers and sons, Nonfiction, Ollestad, Norman