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The Resource America's victory : the heroic story of a team of ordinary Americans, and how they won the greatest yacht race ever, David W. Shaw

America's victory : the heroic story of a team of ordinary Americans, and how they won the greatest yacht race ever, David W. Shaw

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America's victory : the heroic story of a team of ordinary Americans, and how they won the greatest yacht race ever
Title
America's victory
Title remainder
the heroic story of a team of ordinary Americans, and how they won the greatest yacht race ever
Statement of responsibility
David W. Shaw
Title variation
Americas victory
Title variation remainder
the heroic story of a team of ordinary Americans, and how they won the greatest yacht race ever
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1850 a brilliant young boat designer and an unlikely team of men faced the might and arrogance of the British empire in a yacht race for the Great Exhibition. The schooner America set sail against the world's greatest maritime power at a turning point in the growth of a young nation's confidence that is also the story of the American spirit that lives on today
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222959
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shaw, David W.
Dewey number
797.14
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • America (Yacht)
  • America's Cup
  • Yacht racing
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the heroic story of a team of ordinary Americans, and how they won the greatest yacht race ever
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America's victory : the heroic story of a team of ordinary Americans, and how they won the greatest yacht race ever, David W. Shaw
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [251]-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
438311
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 263 pages
Isbn
9780743235167
Isbn Type
(hard)
Lccn
2002075702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743235167
  • (Sirsi) ADH-7433
Label
America's victory : the heroic story of a team of ordinary Americans, and how they won the greatest yacht race ever, David W. Shaw
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [251]-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
438311
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 263 pages
Isbn
9780743235167
Isbn Type
(hard)
Lccn
2002075702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743235167
  • (Sirsi) ADH-7433

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