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The yachting record

summaries of all races sailed on New York Harbor, Long Island Sound and off Newport in 1901

by A. F. Aldridge

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Published by Thomson & Co. in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcompiled and edited by A. F. Aldridge
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV825 .A36
The Physical Object
Pagination94 p. ;
Number of Pages94
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24628517M
LC Control Number96026221

Using the yacht, her first significant record attempt in to break the west–east transatlantic crossing time failed by around one and a quarter hours, after over seven days of sailing. She began her attempt to break the solo record for sailing non-stop around the world on 28 November Born: 8 July (age 43), Whatstandwell, England.   Looking ahead to The Ferretti Group has more yachts sold or under construction — a total of 87 — than any other parent company in the yacht industry, according to the recently released global order book. That's up percent compared with 's total number of 71 yachts.


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