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This book tells the story of the enigmatic John Hacker, who started Hacker Boat Company in Detroit in 1914 and drafted some of the most successful and popular boat designs of all time. This book is organized chronologically, concentrating on the boats, the drivetrains, and the evolution of powerboat design. It highlights the life and times of John Hacker as well as the key designers that worked behind the scenes.

About the Author

James P. Barry is a prolific historian and author of more than a dozen books and myriad magazine articles. A veteran of World War II, he is also a member of several maritime and classic boat historical societies.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780760336328
Author:
Barry, James P
Publisher:
Voyageur Press
Author:
Barry, James P.
Subject:
Water Sports
Subject:
History
Subject:
Boatbuilding
Subject:
Infrastructure
Subject:
Boating - General
Subject:
Boating
Subject:
Motorboats - History - 20th century
Subject:
Hacker Boat Co
Subject:
Nautical-Boating General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
First
Publication Date:
20091003
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
31 color and 80 b/w photos
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
10.63 x 8.25 in 1.13 lb

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Sports and Outdoors » Sports and Fitness » Water Sports » General
Transportation » Automotive » General
Transportation » Nautical » Boats » Boating
Transportation » Nautical » General
Transportation » Nautical » Powerboats

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