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MCNAMARA, John J. "Don" Jr. White Sails, Black Clouds. Boston, Mass.: Burdette & Company, (1967). Pp 192, double column. Illustrated. Large 8vo, pict.cloth. Toy 1650, Morris & Howland p.92. A famous yachtsman's candid reflec tions on the designing, building, and sailing of elite racing yachts. Includes accounts of the 1956 American Olympic trials, the author's victory in the 1961 Marblehead-Halifax Race in the schooner Lord Jim (defeating the venerable Nina), his America's Cup challenge in the Twelve Metre Nefertiti, his narrow loss in the 1964 Olympics, among other accomplishments. Vg in chipped dj. 50.00
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Publisher: Burdette & Company, 1967,:
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