Launching Dreams: Percy Vos - The Boats & His Boys

Author(s): Baden Pascoe

NZ General Non Fiction

A sumptuous, large format pictorial and historical account of the life of businessman and boat builder Percy Vos, his boatyard at Westhaven, the boats he built and the people he worked with. Established in 1922, P.Vos Ltd built a wide range of boats from simple dinghies and runabouts to large luxury launches, yachts, fishing boats and the car ferry Korea. The author Baden Pascoe is a well-known writer on maritime subjects and has a long-standing family connection to the Vos family and Percy's boats.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781877378843
  • : David Ling Publishing Limited
  • : David Ling Publishing Limited
  • : September 2013
  • : 245mm X 285mm
  • : September 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Baden Pascoe
  • : Hardback
  • : 152
  • : W
  • : Colour and black & white