Hinckley celebrates more than 85 years of one the most important and prestigious yacht companies today. A ubiquitous and highly respected name in the yachting world, Hinckley sets the standard for high-quality, performance, and lasting beauty. The book showcases the rich history, classic design, and the legendary work of the handcrafted Hinckley yachts from 1928 to today. With beautiful historic photographs and drawings from Hinckley's extensive archive - showcasing the incredible craftsmanship and technical innovations of both its sailing yachts and jet boats - the book is the first to celebrate Hinckley's rich history. Chronicling the company's early years, which includes boats used for World War II, to its integral role in the fiber glass revolution into the evolution of today's modern yacht - owned by Jimmy Buffet, Martha Stewart, and David Rockefeller, to name a few - this title offers an in-depth look at some of the most legendary and renowned boats in the world. Hinckley Yachts: An American Original is a must for any boating, yachting, or sailing enthusiast as well as those interested in classic design and craftsmanship.