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  • sailing yacht juan baader boat racing history book

Hard covered book titled THE SAILING YACHT by Juan Baader, Translated from the German by Inge Moore, First American Edition 1979, 392 pages.

This dynamic book yields detailed discussions of:

  • aerodynamic theory
  • yachting history
  • techniques
  • hydrodynamics
  • ratings rule
  • classes
  • safety at sea
  • sails
  • navigation
  • and many other topics.

It is illustrated with 275 diagrams and line drawings, and 91 photographs. There is also information on racing and cruising boat designs.

Some of the subjects covered are:

  • Development of the Yacht
  • Development of the Rig
  • Weather helm and Lee helm
  • Speed under Sail
  • Waves
  • Sails
  • racing Technique
  • Yacht classes
  • Dinghy classes
  • Keelboats
  • Cruisers
  • Large Yachts
  • Small ocean going Yachts
  • Seamanship
  • Hulls and Rigs
  • and Engines and Propellers.

This book is in Good condition. Pages clean and intact,  binding is tight. The dust jacket is very frayed, worn, creased, scuffed and torn.

sailing yacht juan baader boat racing history book

  • Product Code: a206
  • Length: 11 inches
  • Width: 9 inches
  • Pages: 392
  • ISBN: 9780393032208
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