The hidden history of surfing: Sam Willis meets Pete Robinson

As part of a new video series produced for History Extra, Dr Sam Willis interviews surf historian Pete Robinson. At the Museum of British Surfing, which Robinson founded in 2003, the pair discuss Captain Cook, Hawaiian princes and their love of the waves, and Edward VIII's surf board.    

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As part of a new video series produced for History Extra, Dr Sam Willis interviews surf historian Pete Robinson.

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At the Museum of British Surfing, which Robinson founded in 2003, the pair discuss Captain Cook, Hawaiian princes and their love of the waves, and Edward VIII’s surf board.