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Capt. Nat Herreshoff: The Wizard of Bristol

Capt. Nat Herreshoff: The Wizard of Bristol

Current price: $32.95
Publication Date: July 1st, 2009
Sheridan House
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A much anticipated reissue, in larger format, of the biography of Nathanial G. Herreshoff, who was the greatest yacht and marine designer and builder this country has ever produced. Many of the closely guarded secrets of Captain Nat, the great master, are revealed in these pages. Fully illustrated with historical photos and boat designs.

About the Author

L. Francis Herreshoff, a great designer in his own right, wrote a fascinating biography of his father. He was also the author of The Compleat Cruiser, one of the enduring classics of American sailing literature.