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Author Knecht, G. Bruce.

Title Grand ambition : an extraordinary yacht, the people who built it, and the millionaire who can't really afford It / G. Bruce Knecht.

Imprint New York : Simon & Schuster, 2013.


Edition 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Description x, 244 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Making plans -- I want to be an accountant -- The sky is the limit -- Grinding it out -- Flying above the clouds -- Gilded barges -- Free fall -- Righting the ship -- Never enough space -- Cash crunch -- Blinded by thirst -- Pulling the trigger -- Too many boats -- Disaster -- I'd rather be surfing -- Sell everything -- Another fall -- Bring on the sun beds -- Smooth but unlawful -- Forget the green -- A box within a box -- It's not my fault -- We're going home! -- It's not just copying -- An extreme hardship -- Let's roll! -- Chasing dreams.
Subject Von Allmen, Doug.
Lady Linda (Yacht)
Trinity Yachts (Firm)
Yachting -- United States -- Biography.
Yacht building -- United States -- History.
Capitalists and financiers -- Florida -- Biography.
Venture capital -- United States -- Biography.
Boatbuilding -- Mississippi.
Boatbuilders -- Mississippi -- Biography.
Boating industry -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9781416576006 (hardcover)

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