The book is well organised into periods and families of designs with a fine discussion of the origins of the design, how Rhodes came to be involved, how successful the boats were, and lots of information about their sailing characteristics. Interspersed is a detailed biography of the man and his career. It is also […]
The Alden Design Office was founded by John G. Alden in 1909 and this is an excellent overview of the designs of John G. Alden – highly recommended to anyone interested in his work. The quality of the images are not that great but they are of better quality in the hardback version.