The Quest for the America's Cup: Sailing to Victory
For over one hundred and fifty years, the America's Cup has been the premier prize as yachtsmen have been pitted against sailors from around the world in an effort to win this prestigious race. Author Richard V. Simpson sheds new light on long-forgotten stories of the early quests for the coveted Cup. This history comes to life with exciting descriptions of the yachts, the races and the colorful personalities of those who longed to capture the greatest prize in yacht racing.
By Richard V. Simpson, Published by History Press, 2012, 136 pages, softcover.