Yacht Design According to Perry:: My Boats and What Shaped ThemApr 14, 2008
Yacht Design According to Perry is conversationally written and provides in-depth insight into Bob’s boats. Perry describes why the boats work so well and why they have enjoyed popularity for so long.
The book is also an excellent reference for anyone interested in pursuing the technical aspects of yacht design. Bob demystifies stability, keel design, bow profiles, sheer lines, transoms, rigging and more.
Yacht Design According to Perry is an important book for anyone who appreciates boat design. It is also a rare opportunity to spend some time with one of the most influential yacht designers of our time.