Van Nostrand, 1966,: 1966
OGILVY, C. Stanley. Thoughts on Small Boat Racing
. Second Edition. Princeton, New Jersey : D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc., (1966). Pp (6),v-ix,(1),1-161,(3) + frontispiece + 5 pages of b&w photos. Some diagrams in the text. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine.
Toy 4115, Morris & Howland p.104.
Charles Stanley Ogilvy (b. 1913– d. June 21, 2000, Mamaroneck, New York) was an American mathematician, sailor, and author.
Based on analysis of twenty years of race diaries, the author demonstrates his conviction that "it's the skipper who wins, not the boat"... View More...