American Yachting by William Picard StephensAmerican Yachting by William Picard Stephens

American Yachting

byWilliam Picard Stephens

Paperback | January 6, 2012

Pricing and Purchase Info

$27.95

Earn 140 plum® points

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

about

This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1904. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... INDEX Ackers, George, 60, 61. Ackers' Scale, 65. Adams, Charles Francis, 3d, 202, 203, 207-208, 233. Adams, George G, 202, 203, 207- 208, 233. Adda, 28, 30. Ailsa, 306. Alarm, British cutter, 61, 62, 64, 65, 69. Alarm, schooner, 89. Albertson Brothers, builders, 74, 79, 88. Aluminum, first used in canoes, 326. Use of, in Defender, 239. Use of, abandoned in Cup de- fenders, 307. America, merchant ship and priva- teer, 4. America, schooner, contract for, 43. Design of, 40, 45-49- History of, subsequent to win- ning Royal Yacht Squad- ron Cup, 66, 69-71. Interior arrangement of, 50. Laverock's race with, 53, 58-59. Lines of, 40. Masts of, 50-51. Queen Victoria visits, 65-66. Race for America Cup in 1870, 110. Race for Royal Yacht Squadron Cup, 59-65. Race with Titania, 66. Rig of, 57, 63. Sails of, 51, 62-63. Syndicate which built, 42-43. America, steam yacht, 342. America Cup, America wins (Royal Yacht Squadron Cup), 60- 65. Arrival of, in New York, 67-68, 105-106. Custody of, given to New York Yacht Club, 106-107. Defended by-- Columbia, schooner, 112-113. Columbia, cutter, 309-315. Defender, 240-244. Fleet of seventeen American yachts, 110-111. Four American schooners, 112-114. Madeline, 116-117. Mayflower, 185. Mischief, 118-119. Puritan, 180-182. Reliance, 318-319. Vigilant, 234-236. Volunteer, 194. Raced for by-- Atalanta, 117-119, 137. Cambria, 97, 110-114. Countess of Dufferin, 115-- 117. Galatea, 182, 184-185. Genesta, 165-166, 180-182. Livonia, 99,112-114. Shamrock I, 309-310. Shamrock II, 312-315. Shamrock III, 318-319. Thistle, 188-194. Valkyrie II, 234-236. Valkyrie III, 240-244. America Cup [continued] -- Table showing matches for, 360- 36S- Amy, steam yacht, 346. Anaconda, 200, 202. Ann Maria, 31, 32. Arrow, British cutter, 61, 62, 64, 65. A...
Title:American YachtingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:72 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.15 inPublished:January 6, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217167381

ISBN - 13:9780217167383

Reviews