MEDEA & the Classic Steam Yachts
Edited by Mark Allen
Medea is one of a handful of steam yachts still in existence. This magazine issue celebrates her centennial.
Learn all about the famed Trumpy Company, yacht designers and builders. This book is available from the publisher.
YACHTING'S GOLDEN AGE
While this book mostly details sailing yachts, there is a chapter on steam vessels. It is recommended due to its superior, beautifully presented images which will take your breath away.
This is a hard-to-access book on a lovely steam yacht in Australia. The author found a copy on abebooks.com. A copy can also be obtained through: http://www.enasteamyacht.com.au
CLASSIC WOODEN YACHTS OF THE NORTHWEST
A delightful volume with excellent images on classic motor yachts. A lively read.
CLASSIC WOODEN MOTOR YACHTS
Another delightful volume by Ron McClure
This vessel has been magnificently reborn. Learn about her in this lavishly illustrated volume.
OUT OF PRINT
Finding out-of-print books once took years of patience. Now, with the Internet, a search takes just seconds. There are numerous used book search engines. I like:
THE STEAM YACHTS
A perfect compliment to THE GOLDEN CENTURY.
YACHTS IN A HURRY
C. Philip Moore
Learn everything about commuter yachts.
THE STEAM YACHT DELPHINE AND OTHER STORIES
Mr. Ottinger once crewed aboard this fabled yacht and has written a rare, first hand account of what it took to maintain and operate these splendid creations.
TO BE PRINTED
THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF YACHT DESIGNERS
Edited by Lucia del Sol Knight and Daniel B. MacNaughton