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John G.Alden and His Yacht Designs - Robert Carrick

John G.Alden and His Yacht Designs

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Published: 19th March 1995
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This book is a tribute to Alden's yachts, which were designed between 1908 and 1954. With hundreds of photographs and plans, it also pays tribute to a vanished era of yachting.

Forewordp. xi
Prefacep. xiii
Introductionp. xv
John Alden: A Biography
The Great Bermuda Race Sweepp. 3
Alden's Sakonnetp. 8
Alden Becomes a Designerp. 12
The Golden Age of John Aldenp. 21
100 Designs of John Alden
The Malabarsp. 31
Early Sailing Cruisersp. 72
An Early Sloopp. 74
A Fast Yawlp. 76
Wendameenp. 78
Solitap. 81
A Centerboard Schoonerp. 84
Priscilla Aldenp. 86
A Slim Offshore Ketchp. 89
Norsemanp. 91
The Catboat Foamp. 94
Primrose IVp. 96
A Small Centerboard Yawlp. 99
Seawardp. 100
A Knockabout Schooner Yachtp. 105
Saracen (Kinkajou)p. 107
Svaapp. 109
Queridap. 113
Little Warriorp. 117
Golden Hindp. 128
Nicanor (Pinta)p. 131
Twilight and the 43-Foot Schoonersp. 134
La Galleasp. 141
Thumbcapp. 144
Sachemp. 146
A Three-Masted Yachtp. 150
Traditionp. 152
Mohawkp. 155
Kelpiep. 160
The 390 Seriesp. 163
Later Sailing Cruisersp. 170
Puritanp. 172
Lelantap. 176
High Tidep. 181
Lord Jimp. 184
Freedomp. 187
The Catboat Molly IIp. 190
Grenadierp. 193
Cock Robinp. 196
Lady Ruth and Roustaboutp. 200
Pilgrimp. 202
Cassiopeia (Fiddler's Green)p. 205
Carles (Fair Tide)p. 208
Fayawayp. 210
Siroccop. 213
Meridian (Lord Jim)p. 216
Mandoo II (Royono)p. 219
Lord Jim (Romahajo II, Greetings)p. 223
Staghoundp. 225
The Off Soundings Classesp. 228
The Coastwise Cruiserp. 236
White Wingsp. 241
Tioga Toop. 245
Dirigo IIp. 249
Capt'n Billyp. 253
The 744 Seriesp. 255
Hinckley 28p. 258
A Small Double-Enderp. 261
Eleuthera IIp. 264
Racing Classes and Daysailersp. 267
Corinthian One-Designp. 267
The Q Boat Shirleyp. 269
Two Early Class R Sloopsp. 271
Stamford One-Designp. 273
Indian Harbor One-Design (Arrow Class)p. 275
The San Francisco Bird Classp. 277
Alden O Boatsp. 283
The Pequot-Black Rock One-Designp. 286
The Nantucket One-Design (Indians)p. 288
The Q Boat Hopep. 291
Miladyp. 293
The Bermuda One-Designp. 295
A Frostbite Dinghyp. 297
The Sakonnet One-Designp. 300
U.S. One-Designp. 302
Powerboats and Motorsailersp. 306
Pioneerp. 306
Grosbeakp. 308
Faithp. 310
Panchara IIp. 312
Mildred IVp. 315
Gypsyp. 316
Mallardp. 319
Hard Tackp. 320
A Pair of Motorsailer Designsp. 322
Gosling IIIp. 324
Mobjackp. 326
Yuma Pearlp. 328
A Seagoing Motorsailerp. 330
Rolling Stone IVp. 332
Albump. 335
John Alden's Yacht Design Indexp. 418
Indexp. 438
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ISBN: 9780070282544
ISBN-10: 0070282544
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 464
Published: 19th March 1995
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 28.0 x 21.0  x 2.3
Weight (kg): 1.07
Edition Type: New edition