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by Francois Chevalier,Gilles Martin-Raget,Gary Jobson

  • Author: Francois Chevalier,Gilles Martin-Raget,Gary Jobson
  • ISBN: 0789209950
  • ISBN13: 978-0789209955
  • ePub: 1238 kb | FB2: 1797 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Transportation
  • Publisher: Abbeville Press; First American Edition edition (September 23, 2008)
  • Pages: 208
  • Rating: 4.9/5
  • Votes: 883
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Classic Yachts ePub download

Gilles Martin-Raget is a journalist and professional photographer who has raced in international sailing competitions. He has written several books on the history of sailing.

Gilles Martin-Raget is a journalist and professional photographer who has raced in international sailing competitions. He is a regular contributor to numerous sailing magazines and the author/photographer of Abbeville's Legendary Yachts and Legendary Yacht Races. François Chevalier is a naval architect, professor, and widely published journalist. Jobson won the America's Cup in 1977 and has written several books on sailing. He is a broadcaster and producer.

Francois Chevalier (author), Gilles Martin-Raget (inset photographer) .

Francois Chevalier (author), Gilles Martin-Raget (inset photographer), Gary Jobson (foreword). A testimony to maritime history, this book tells each sailing vessel's story through arresting photographs, an informative text, and architectural diagrams. Author Francois Chevalier recounts the entertaining history of these boats, covering everything from their construction and restoration to anecdotal tales of regattas won and lost. Gary Jobson, America's preeminent sailing ambassador, provides a foreword and lively captions, which underscore the contemporary significance of these traditional yachts.

Author François Chevalier recounts the entertaining history of these boats, covering everything from their .

Author François Chevalier recounts the entertaining history of these boats, covering everything from their construction and restoration to anecdotal tales of regattas won and lost. Gary Jobson, America’s preeminent sailing ambassador, provides a foreword and lively captions, which underscore the contemporary significance of these traditional yachts.

Gilles Martin-Raget’s most popular book is Classic Yachts. Gilles Martin-Raget, François Chevalier (Illustrations). Legendary Yacht Races by. Gilles Martin-Raget (Text).

Chevalier, Francois He has written several books on the history of sailing. Francois Chevalier is a naval architect, professor, and widely published journalist.

Автор: Chevalier, Francois Martin-raget, Gilles Название: Legendary classic yachts Издательство: A & C. .

Gilles Martin-Raget Photo Video, Marseille.

Gilles Martin-Raget is a yachting journalist, author and one of the world's best known yachting photographers. He is the official photographer for several sailing events and is a major name in the industry. Francois Chevalier is a naval architect and prize-winning author

Gilles Martin-Raget is a yachting journalist, author and one of the world's best known yachting photographers. Francois Chevalier is a naval architect and prize-winning author. He has contributed to many specialised magazines (such as Voiles et Voiliers) and has written several books on the history of yachting. In his free time, he restores yachts and boats. Country of Publication.

This collection gathers a selection of photos adapted for wall decoration. com/gmartinraget Twitter : twitter.

Tuiga, Mariquita, Cambria, Shamrock, Eleonora, Zaca, Moonbeam, Lulworth, Sunshine, Partridge, Altair, Nan, Marilee, and Bona Fide: these are the sailing yachts of legend. Restored in the last ten years, the original splendor of these superb boats is now profiled on the pages of Classic Yachts. A testimony to maritime history, this book tells each sailing vessel's story through arresting photographs, an informative text, and architectural diagrams. Author Francois Chevalier recounts the entertaining history of these boats, covering everything from their construction and restoration to anecdotal tales of regattas won and lost. Gary Jobson, America's preeminent sailing ambassador, provides a foreword and lively captions, which underscore the contemporary significance of these traditional yachts. Double-page spreads and a unique, oversized oblong format feature Martin-Raget's brilliant photographs. Readers feel as if they are on deck with the crew. While outdoor photography captures the excitement on board, images of the boats' interiors offer a peak at their luxurious accommodations. In addition, illustrator Francois Chevalier's detailed diagrams of each vessel provide the reader an overview of each boat's architecture.
Gavirgas
fabulous photography, many dimensions are improperly converted from metric to standard
Onnell
Impossible to rave too much about this classic book!
lubov
I have the book and think it's a fantastix addition to any library. A must have for true sailors or those who just look sailing
MisterMax
Great book and a must have for anyone interested in classic boats or just boats in general.
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