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The Story of the America"s Cup 1851-2007

Ranulf Rayner

The Story of the America"s Cup 1851-2007

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Published by Warwick Publishing .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Sailing,
  • Sporting events & tours,
  • 20th century,
  • 21st century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Self-Help,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • History,
  • Sailing - General,
  • General,
  • Yoga

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTed Turner (Foreword), Tim Thompson (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12221252M
    ISBN 101894622871
    ISBN 109781894622875

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The Story of the America"s Cup 1851-2007 by Ranulf Rayner Download PDF EPUB FB2

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The Story of the America's Cup tells the chronological history of years of the most exciting and exhilarating yacht race, open the pages and you can almost feel the wind in the sails and the salt spray.

Full page color illustrations bring the yachts alive, set as they are in their natural element, at sea, Brand: Antique Collectors Club Dist. The America's Cup presents a history of the race as told by photographs of the boats that sailed for the cup--from the America to New Zealand's Black Magic (the winner).

Featuring over classic images from the Beken of Cowes archives and an introductory essay by designer Olin Stephens about the changes in yacht design over the decades /5(2).

Story of America's Cup, Hardcover – October 1, by Ranulf Rayner (Author), Tim Thompson (Painter), Ted Turner (Foreword) & out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from 5/5(1).

In Levitt published a history of the America's Cup since its inception insubtitling it "the official record." But this collaboration with three-time Cup winner Conner is a livelier look at this international race, concentrating on the competition from to the present/5(5).

Story of the America's Cup: Hardcover – Nov. 15 by Ranulf Rayner (Author), Tim Thompson (Illustrator)Author: Ranulf Rayner.

The Guineas Cup or Hundred Guinea Cup (£ Cup) regatta of was the first competition for the America's Cup trophy. The trophy was valued at pounds-sterling which led to its various names, all variations on Pound Cup.

The race was won by the yacht America, leading to the trophy being renamed "America's Cup". The official event known as "The America's Cup" was founded in Challenger club: New York Yacht Club.

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A Forbes Best Book of the Year The America's Cup, first awarded inis the oldest trophy in international sports, and one of the most hotly contested. InLarry Ellison, co-founder and billionaire CEO of Oracle Corporation, decided to run for the coveted prize and found an unlikely The Story of the Americas Cup 1851-2007 book in Norbert Bajurin, a car radiator mechanic who had recently been named/5.

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.

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Volume 1 covers the Founding Fathers and the events of early colonial America through the Gold Rush. The story of the America's Cup Ranulf’s beautiful coffee-table book ‘The Story of the Americas Cup ', brims with anecdotes and accurate acounts of all the races that have taken place since the yacht America defeated the British Fleet around the Isle of Wight in An insightful, informative, and entertaining volume with contributions by Pulitzer Prize winning authors.

The Story of America presents the history of the United States not as a parade of facts and dates but as a story with twists and turns, heroes and villains, lovers, saints -- and even some comic relief/5. The America's Cup, affectionately known as the Auld Mug, is a trophy awarded to the winner of the America's Cup match races between two sailing yacht, known as the defender, represents the yacht club that currently holds the America's Cup and the second yacht, known as the challenger, represents the yacht club that is challenging for the recent champion(s): Royal New Zealand Yacht.

This sumptuous book, now in its 7th edition, tells the story of the Cup from the very first race between America and Great Britain into the Oracle win over Alinghi, which took the Cup back to San Francisco, culminating with the fierce battle between Oracle Team USA and Emirates Team New Zealand three years later in The "America's Cup" has been the world's most prestigious race for ocean-going yachts since the first contest was held between America and Great Britain in Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews.

Rayner, Ranulf () The story of the America's Cup – Sydney. University of New South Wales Press. ISBN ; Stars & Stripes. The Official Record. Bruce Stannard, ; Taylor, Keith (editor)() The Complete book of the America's Cup defence: history and contenders North Sydney: Advertiser Magazines.

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The story of the America's Cup, by Ranulf Rayner 2 editions - first published in Bob Fisher is a world-renowned sailing journalist, correspondent for the Guardian and Observer, and author of several books, including a two-volume history of the America's Cup, An Absorbing Interest.

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The competition for the oldest trophy in international sport and dates back to   Awe-inspiring and breathtaking, this volume takes sailing beyond its competitive limits; throwing caution to the winds, it is exciting and terrifying at turns, as it highlights some of the world s most technical yachts and the skills of the men who sailed them The Story of the America's Cup tells the chronological history of years of the most exciting and exhilarating yacht race Pages: This year's th anniversary of the America's Cup provides a unique, never again to be repeated opportunity to purchase a copy of the most famous book on the Cup, one that is considered the official and most detailed history of the first 50 years.

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Really this should have just been a book about Conners involvement in the Americas cup. More than two thirds of the book is dedicated to the americas cup from to /5. The America's Cup was the 35th staging of the America's Cup yacht race.

The challenger, Emirates Team New Zealand, won by a score of 7 to 1 over the defender, Oracle Team was held on the Great Sound in Bermuda from June 17 to June The races were conducted using hydrofoiling AC50 America's Cup Class yachts, which are slightly larger than the AC45F yachts used in the Challenger club: Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron.

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