The award-winning book on the birth of modern skateboarding.
Over 1200 images and photographs illustrate this 912-page unprecedented work. A Secret History of the Ollie is the winner of six book awards, including three gold medals, and it was chosen as one of the Top 10 Photobooks of the Year by Mother Jones magazine. Regarded by many as "the bible of skateboarding," this is a book that should be in every home, school, and public library.
Volume 1: The 1970s — Available Now
Volume 2: The 1980s — No release date set
When the no-handed aerial known as the Ollie was created 40 years ago in 1978, no one had any idea how influential and ubiquitous this skateboarding maneuver would be in the years to come.
In celebration, we are offering exclusive pricing on this colorful, action-packed history of skateboarding. Now is the time to buy copies for yourself, your family, and your friends.
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Hardcover, 9"x7"x2", 912 pages, over 1200 images and photographs
List price: $59.95
Sale price: $48.00 (20% off)
Dimensions: 9.3 x 7 x 2.2 inches
Shipping Weight: 4.7 pounds
Printed in the U.S.A.
• TOP 10 PHOTOBOOKS Mother Jones
• BEST IN GENERAL TRADE ILLUSTRATED 58th Annu. New England Book Show, Boston
• GOLD MEDAL Foreword Reviews: Book of the Year Award in Sports
• BEST IN SPORTS
Independent Press Awards, New York, 2017
• BEST IN SPORTS
NYC Big Book Awards, New York, 2017
• GOLD MEDAL Independent Book Awards
• GOLD MEDAL FAPA President Book Awards