Ready All! George Yeoman Pocock and Crew Racing

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In the 1920s, an upstart West Coast college began to challenge the Eastern universities in the ancient sport of crew racing. Sportswriters scoffed at the "crude western boats" and their crews. But for the next forty years, the University of Washington dominated rowing around the world. The secret of the Huskies' success was George Pocock, a soft-spoken English immigrant raised on the banks of the Thames. Pocock combined perfectionism with innovation to make the lightest, best-balanced, fastest shells the world had ever seen ...

Ready All! George Yeoman Pocock and Crew Racing 2015, University of Washington Press, Seattle

ISBN-13: 9780295994840

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Ready All! George Yeoman Pocock and Crew Racing 2015, University of Washington Press, Seattle

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Ready All! George Yeoman Pocock and Crew Racing 1987, University of Washington Press, Seattle

ISBN-13: 9780295964737

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