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Author Newell, Gordon R., author.

Title Ready all! : George Yeoman Pocock and crew racing / Gordon Newell ; foreword by Dick Erickson
Published Seattle : University of Washington Press, 1987
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Description 1 online resource (x, 176 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. Apprentice watermen on the Thames -- 2. Making do on the Pacific Northwest frontier -- 3. Building shells in the Tokyo Tea Room -- 4. Building airplanes at the Red Barn -- 5. "Clumsily built western boats" -- 6. "Eight hearts must beat as one" -- 7. "There are no fast boats, only fast crews" -- 8. Olympic gold -- 9. Races 'round the world -- 10. Remembered crews and coaches -- 11. The later years -- Appendixes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Pocock, George Yeoman.
Pocock, George Yeoman.
University of Washington -- Rowing -- History
University of Washington.
Racing shell builders -- United States -- Biography
HISTORY -- United States -- State & Local -- West (AK, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, UT, WY)
Racing shell builders.
SPORTS & RECREATION -- Water Sports.
United States.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
Author Erickson, Dick, writer of foreword.
ISBN 0295997982
Other Titles George Yeoman Pocock and crew racing