This book has been a bestseller since first publication and has established itself as the classic book on yacht designA comprehensive textbook suitable for all yacht design coursesEssential reading for all those studying yacht design as well as professional and amateur yacht designers and yachtsmenNow revised for the third edition, it succeeds in making a complex subject easily understandableNew 2-colour diagrams and presentation for a more user-friendly
Lars Larsson is a naval architect and Professor of Hydrodynamics at Chalmers University in Gothenberg, Sweden. Rolf Eliasson is a yacht design/construction engineer who runs his own yacht design and production company.
'The standard book on he subject for practising designers, naval architecture students, discerning boat owners and the boatbuilding industry as a whole.' Yachting Life (May 2007) "ideal for budding designers and mathematically-minded yachtsmen." Yachting Monthly (September 2007)