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Wind and Tide in Yacht Racing

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Wind and Tide in Yacht Racing

by Calahan, Harold Augustin, A.B., A.M., L.L.B. & Trevor, John B. A.B., B.S., E.E

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Washington, DC.: Gabriella Placht - Shipshape Books. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1947. Second Edition. Cloth Hard Cover. Illustrated w/photos,charts and diagrams, and containing new instruments for the navigation of a yacht in a race. The True Distance Finder and Course Selector are to be found in the pocket in the back cover. The Eight Ball Chart is on the ep. XVIII + 145pp. Frontis. Foreword by H.A. Calahan. Preface to the 2d edition by the 2 authors. Contents: 18 Chapters. Appendix. Previous owner's name and address on ep. Navy blue cloth hc., gilt lettering on spine and front board. The left upper corner on the back board is slightly bumped.; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall .


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Wind and Tide in Yacht Racing
Calahan, Harold Augustin, A.B., A.M., L.L.B. & Trevor, John B. A.B., B.S., E.E
Cloth Hard Cover
Book condition
Used - Very Good with no dust jacket
Second Edition
Gabriella Placht - Shipshape Books
Place of Publication
Washington, DC.
Date published
Nautical, Maritime, Yacht, Sports.
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