Top Yacht Races of the World

3 valoración promedio
( 2 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9781845379070: Top Yacht Races of the World
Ver todas las copias de esta edición ISBN.
 
 
Reseña del editor:

Now fully updated, "Top Yacht Races of the World" is a beautifully photographed, exhilarating title featuring the most celebrated yachting events around the globe. Twenty-two events are recreated in all their drama - ranging from the technically challenging to the most physically demanding, including the extraordinary America's Cup and the Admiral's Cup, the great ocean and offshore classics, and the awesome round-the-world races. The book is divided into four sections - Offshore Classics, Ocean Classics, Round-the-World Races and Inshore Races - each covering several events. Stylish maps of the race routes, profiles of amazing feats achieved by memorable sailors and a compendium of the highlights of specific race years ensure that this book serves both as a factual record and visual showcase of the glamour and sheer physical challenge associated with this most demanding of sports.

Biografía del autor:

Husband and wife team Sue and Anthony Steward are eminently qualified to write about the world's most prestigious yachting events. Sue has sailed over 10,000 nautical miles while Anthony achieved worldwide fame in 1990 when, at the age of 27, he became the first person to circumnavigate the world in an open craft, the 5.8m (19ft) NCS Challenger. Steward has crewed in the Vasco da Gama race and competed in Australia's Maxi series. In all, he has crossed the Atlantic and Indian oceans seven times each, and the Pacific twice. The Stewards live in Cape Town, South Africa. Foreword by the celebrated and innovative sailor Pete Goss.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Otras ediciones populares con el mismo título

9780809293216: Top Yacht Races of the World

Edición Destacada

ISBN 10:  0809293218 ISBN 13:  9780809293216
Editorial: McGraw-Hill Contemporary, 2001
Tapa dura

9781845375089: Top Yacht Races of the World

New Ho..., 2006
Tapa dura

9781859743942: Top Yacht Races of the World

New Ho..., 2000
Tapa dura

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Steward, Sue, Steward, Anthony
Publicado por New Holland Publishers Ltd (2007)
ISBN 10: 1845379071 ISBN 13: 9781845379070
Nuevo Tapa dura Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción New Holland Publishers Ltd, 2007. Hardcover. Condición: New. Never used!. Nº de ref. del artículo: P111845379071

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 46,69
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Sue Steward; Anthony Steward
Publicado por New Holland Publishers Ltd (2007)
ISBN 10: 1845379071 ISBN 13: 9781845379070
Nuevo Tapa dura Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción New Holland Publishers Ltd, 2007. Condición: New. book. Nº de ref. del artículo: M1845379071

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 199,43
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío