|Title:||Sailing to Win|
|Categories:||The Walter Cronkite Collection|
|Authors:||Robert M. Bavier, Jr.|
|Publisher:||Dod, Mead & Co.|
|Number of pages:||204|
Yacht racing is not only one of the most highly competitive of sports, but also one of the most fascinating, compelling and satisfying, the last-named, of course, depending on one’s degree of success. In writing a book on such a highly technical subject as how to sail a boat to win races, the most important qualification for the author is a thorough knowledge of the subject. The author, Robert N. Bavier, Jr, has these qualifications is apparent to every sailor as soon as the book is opened.