FIRST IN ITS CLASS: THE STORY OF THE ROYAL NOVA SCOTIA YACHT SQUADRON.

By: Erhard, Nancie.

Price: $37.50 USD

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Book Condition: Very Good


156 pp, oblong 8vo (8 1/2" H x 10 3/4" D). Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs and reproductions. "From the formation of the Halifax Yacht Club in 1837 to the challenge for the 1987 America's Cup, the history of the Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron is filled with tradition, controversy, humour, and tragedy. Above all, it is a story about people - influential, colourful individuals - and the boats they designed, built and raced. (This book) provides an accurate and entertaining portrayal of the Squadron's fascinating history including special profiles of prominent members and legendary boats." Very slight curl to fore-edges of boards, waviness to fore-edge of textblock. Dust jacket has very minor edge wear, very light rubbing on panels, very light edge wrinkling.

Title: FIRST IN ITS CLASS: THE STORY OF THE ROYAL NOVA SCOTIA YACHT SQUADRON.

Author Name: Erhard, Nancie.

Categories: Sailing & The Sea, Sports, Canada - Sports, Canada - Maritime Provinces,

Publisher: Halifax, Nimbus: 1986

ISBN Number: 0928521521

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 16585

Keywords: Halifax Yacht Club, Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron, America's Cup, Boats, Ships, Designers, Builders, Racing, Races, RNSYS, W.J. Roue, Bluenose, Commodores, Sidney Oland, MacAskill, Highlander, MacCulloch, True North, Fairwyn, Norseman, Youla, Hayseed, ,