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Contents Foreword Acknowledgements Introduction Chapter 1. Divining the Herreshoff Name Chapter 2. Nineteenth-century Connections Chapter 3. John Brown Herreshoff (1841-1915) Chapter 4. Nathanael Greene Herreshoff (1848-1938) Chapter 5. Twentieth-century Connections Chapter 6. Shipshape 'n' Bristol Fash'n Chapter 7. Genealogy of the Gloriana Chapter 8. The Gloriana's Victory is Captain Nat's Triumph Chapter 9. Herreshoff's Swift Sailors Chapter 10. The J Boats (1930-1937) Chapter 11. The Herreshoffs and the Motor Car Chapter 12. The Reliance Winner of the Twelfth America's Cup in 1903 Chapter 13. The Coil Boiler Chapter 14. Torpedo Boats Chapter 15. Foreign Government Craft Chapter 16. The NC-4 Chapter 17. Transitions Chapter 18. Gleanings Chapter 19. Herreshoff Marine Museum and America's Cup Hall of Fame Appendix Notes Bibliography About the Author
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Naval architects -- United States -- Biography.
Yacht designers -- United States -- Biography.
Boatbuilders -- Rhode Island -- Bristol (Town) -- Biography.
Boatbuilding -- Rhode Island -- Bristol (Town) -- History.
Yacht building -- Rhode Island -- Bristol (Town) -- History.