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Yachting in America

a bibliography embracing the history, practice, and equipment of American yachting and pleasure boating from earliest beginnings to circa 1988

by Gerald E. Morris

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Published by Mystic Seaport Museum in Mystic, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Yachting -- United States -- Bibliography,
    • Boats and boating -- United States -- Bibliography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statementby Gerald E. Morris and Llewellyn Howland III.
      ContributionsHowland, Llewellyn, III., Mystic Seaport Museum.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ7514.B6 M67 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 398 p. ;
      Number of Pages398
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1194749M
      ISBN 100913372498
      LC Control Number94186723
      OCLC/WorldCa24059633

      Yacht Club Reciprocity is defined as “A network of Yacht Clubs in agreement for the mutual exchange of privileges within that specific group of clubs.” The Yachting Club of America has reciprocal privilege agreements with nearly Yacht Clubs throughout the United States. It is the best place in South America for independent travelers to travel to with the intention of hopping on a boat for a day, fortnight or multi-day adventure. For a list of sailboats and organized trips, click here. Resources for Planning a Sailing Trip to South America. Books.

        On 20 April the debut issue of Yachting World was published. It was a year of firsts, among them: The first sports movie was shown, entitled Boxing in America; After much debate, the public Author: Yachting World. Sailing to America By Gregory Djanikian. Alexandria, The rugs had been rolled up and islands of them. Floated in the centers of every room, And now, on the bare wood floors, My sister and I were skimming among them. In the boats we’d made from newspaper, Sheets of them pinned to each other.

      About the America's Cup Bibliography. Spanning the year history of the Cup, across multiple languages and topics, this bibliography attempts to be the most comprehensive of its kind. It includes genres such as histories, biographies, memoirs, official yacht club publications, event programs, poems, and fiction. In , the schooner America, sailing for the New York Yacht Club, beat the Royal Yacht Squadron and laid claim to its Guinea the America’s Cup was born – what is now the oldest trophy in international sport – earning its name from that first winning yacht rather than the country, though the US did go on to hold the trophy for years.


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The reason is simple: The original America put yachting on the map. It is why the most famous trophy in sailing is called The America’s Cup. Ina boat named ‘AMERICA’ won the ‘Royal Yacht Squadrons’ Guinea Cup given to the winner of a race around the Isle of Wight.

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