BoatU.S. 40th Anniversary History Book
Behind the Buoy: A History of BoatU.S. (2006)
This brief illustrated history brings together a streamlined narrative and abundant captioned images to commemorate the fortieth anniversary of the Boat Owners Association of the United States. Research in organizational records and oral history interviews form the basis for a multifaceted history touching on congressional contests, consumer regulation, licensing, education, and environmental issues. More than an organizational history, the book also documents the creation of a related marine insurance business and safety foundation. Appendices list officers and members. Hardcover and softcover, 9.25” x 9.25”, full color with appendices.