The America's Cup: Trials and Triumphs
America's Cup: Trials & Triumphs is a concise history of some of the most interesting of the international struggles for possession of the acclaimed Cup. But more than that, Simpson writes about the ingenuity and technical advancements made over the years in hull and sail design for swift oceangoing sailing yachts. Also included in this volume are sailing techniques, maneuvers, and useful nautical terminology
By Richard V. Simpson, Published by History Press, 2010, 160 pages, softcover.