Worthy of the Sea

Item #: 300-699
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That's probably what most folks will think of if they recognize the Aage Nielsen name. You'll find plenty of double-enders as well as quite a few others including power boats and lobsterboats. You'll read about the history of this designer, and find out about his time served with John Alden as well as Sparkman & Stephens.

The book is pack with photos as well as expertly scanned lines drawings and plans pages.

Table of Contents:

  • A Life in Yacht Design
  • Double Enders
  • Small Boats
  • Stock Designs and Their Desendants
  • Keel Centerboard Yawls
  • Brad Noyes and His Four TIOGA's
  • A Parallel Evolution: The Racing Sloops
  • Large Sailing Yachts
  • A Handful of Powerboats
  • A Wonderful Training: Designs for Alden and Sparkman & Stephens
  • An Eye for Detail
  • The Nielsen Design List
  • Index

    By Maynard Bray & Tom Jackson
    302 pp., hardcover

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