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Bibliography for The Sport of Rowing


Manuscripts, Pamphlets & Books

Adam, Karl, Ratzeburg Rowing Clinic, University of Alabama in Huntsville, 1970
Adam, Karl, Rudertraining, DRV, 1966
Alama, Malcolm R., Mark of the Oarsman, Syracuse Alumni Rowing Assn., Syracuse, 1963
Alexander, F.H., The Propulsive Efficiency of Rowing (reprint), Richard Way Booksellers, Henley-on-Thames, 1927
Altenburg, Problems in Rowing, Rudersport der DDR, East Berlin, June, 1975
Australian Amateur Rowing Council, Rowing Report, XVIth Olympiad 1956, 1957
Bateman, J.S. (attributed), Aquatic Notes: Sketches of the rise and progress of rowing at Cambridge by a member of the C.U.B.C., with a letter containing Hints on Rowing and Training by Robert Coombes, Deighton Bell, Cambridge, 1852
Beck, Broussais C., Rowing at Washington, unpublished manuscript, 1923, University of Washington Archives, Accession No. 0155-002
Bennett, Scott, The Clarence Comet, The Career of Henry Searle 1866-89, Sydney University Press, 1973
Berton, Pierre, Ned Hanlan and the Golden Age of Sculling, My Country, the Remarkable Past, McLelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1976
Bidwell, Peter, Reflections of Gold, A celebration of New Zealand rowing, HarperCollins, Auckland, 2010
Bourne, Gilbert C., A Textbook of Oarsmanship, H. Milford, London 1925
Bourne, Gilbert C., Memories of an Eton Wet-Bob of the Seventies, Oxford University Press, 1933
Boyne, Daniel J., Essential Sculling, Lyons Press, Guilford, CT, 2000
Boyne, Daniel J., Kelly, a Father, a Son, an American Quest, Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT., 2007
Boyne, Daniel J., The Red Rose Crew, A True Story of Women, Winning and the Water, Hyperion, New York, 2000
Brickwood, Edward D. (using the pseudonym "Argonaut"), The Arts of Rowing and Training, Horace Cox, London, 1866
British Olympic Association, Official Report on the Xth Olympiad 1932, B.O.A., London, 1932
British Olympic Association, Olympic Games 1956 Official Report, World Sports, London, 1957
Brittain, Frederick & Humphrey Playford, The Jesus College Boat Club, Cambridge, W. Heffer & Sons, Cambridge, 1928
Brittain, Frederick, Oar, Scull and Rudder, A Bibliography of Rowing, Oxford University Press, 1930
Burnell, Richard, Henley Royal Regatta, A Celebration of 150 Years, William Heinemann, London, 1989
Burnell, Richard, One Hundred and Fifty Years of the Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race, Precision Press, Marlow, 1979
Burnell, Richard, Sculling for Rowing, H.E. Simpson, Marlow, 1968
Burnell, Richard, Swing Together, Thoughts on Rowing, Oxford University Press, London, 1952
Burnell, Richard, The Complete Sculler, SBP, Toronto, 1989
Burnell, Richard, The Oxford & Cambridge Boat Race 1829-1953, Oxford University Press, London, 1954
Byrne, L.S.R. & Churchill, E.L., The Eton Book of the River, Alden & Blackwell, Eton, Second Edition, 1952
Byrne, L.S.R., Editor, The Eton Boating Book, Spottiswoode, Ballantyne & Co., Eton, Third Edition, 1933
Callow, Gordon, The Great Eight, unpublished manuscript, 1995
Carr, Gerald Anthony, The National Socialist Programme of Sport, Physical Education and Recreation, and that of the German Democratic Republic, unpublished thesis, University of Stellenbach, 1972
Clark, Emory, Remembering the Rath, unpublished manuscript, 1992
Cleaver, Hylton, A History of Rowing, Herbert Jenkins, London, 1957
Concept 2, Owners Manual, Morrisville, VT, 2000
Conway, David W., A Centennial History of the West End Rowing Club (Inc.), published by the club, Auckland, New Zealand, 1984
Cooper, Helen A., Thomas Eakins, the Rowing Pictures, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, 1996
Cosentino, Frank, Ned Hanlan, Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Don Mills, Ont., 1978
Cross, Martin, Olympic Obsession, The Inside Story of Britain’s Most Successful Sport, Breeden Books, Derby, 2001
Crouch, R.G., The Coat, Trafford Publishing, Crewe, UK, 2005
Crowther, Samuel, Jr. and Arthur Ruhl, Rowing and Track Athletics, Macmillan, New York, 1905
Cunningham, Frank, w. Leslie Stillwell Strom, The Sculler at Ease, Revised Edition, University Printing, 1999
Demyanov, Igor, All About Rowing, 2 volumes, Lymbus Press, St. Petersburg, 2000
Demyanov, Igor, Rowing Technique, Physical Culture and Sport, Moscow, 1969
de Rond, Mark, The Last Amateurs, Icon Books, London, 2008
Dodd, Christopher and John Marks, Battle of the Blues, P to M, London, 2004
Dodd, Christopher, Boating, Oxford University Press, 1983
Dodd, Christopher, Henley Royal Regatta, Stanley Paul, London, 1981 (new edition 1989)
Dodd, Christopher, Pieces of Eight, Bob Janousek and his Olympians, River & Rowing Museum, Henley, 2012
Dodd, Christopher, The Oxford & Cambridge Boat Race, Stanley Paul, London, 1983
Dodd, Christopher, The Story of World Rowing, Stanley Paul, London, 1992
Dodd, Christopher, Water Boiling Aft, London Rowing Club, The First 150 Years, 1856-2006, London Rowing Club, 2006
Dow, G. Wayne, Stanford Crew History 1893-1956, gdow.net
Drinkwater, G.C., and Sanders, T.R.B., The University Boat Race Official Centenary History, Cassel & Company, London, 1929
Durack, John et al, The Bumps, George Gilbert, Cambridge, 2000
Edwards, H.R.A.("Jumbo"), The Way of a Man with a Blade, Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1963
Egan, T.S. (attributed), A Treatise on the Art of Rowing as Practiced at Cambridge, by a Boating Man, J. Hall, Cambridge, 1842 (now lost)
Egan, T.S. and A.T.W. Shadwell (attributed), Principles of Rowing, by Oarsmen, Westley, London, Johnson, Cambridge, Slatter, Oxford, 1846 (reprinted by Deighton Bell, Cambridge, 1937)
Egan, T.S. and A.T.W. Shadwell (attributed), The Principles of Rowing and Steering, Slatter & Rose, Oxford, 1857 (expansion of 1844 pamphlet, A Treatise on Steering)
Egan, T.S. and A.T.W. Shadwell (attributed), A Treatise on Steering, 1844 (now lost)
Fabricus, Ed, Recollections and Records, A Tribute to Joe Burk, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 2005
Fairbairn, Ian, editor, Steve Fairbairn on Rowing [a compendium of virtually all of Fairbairn’s books except Fairbairn of Jesus], Nicholas Kaye, London, 1951, reprinted in 1990
Fairbairn, Steve, Chats on Rowing, Nicholas Kaye, London, 1934
Fairbairn, Steve, Fairbairn of Jesus, being the personal reminiscences of Steve Fairbairn in Australia, Cambridge and elsewhere, John Lane The Bodley Head, Ltd., London, 1931
Fairbairn, Steve, Jesus College Boat Club Rowing Notes, Palmer, Cambridge, 1904
Fairbairn, Steve, Rowing Notes of Steve Fairbairn of the Cambridge University Boat Club, Edited by Arthur Eggar of First Trinity, Mills & Boon, London, 1926
Fairbairn, Steve, Slowly Forward, Daily Points for Oarsmen, Selected and Arranged by F. Britain, W. Heffer, Cambridge, 1929
Fairbairn, Steve, Some Secrets of Successful Rowing, including a system for training of a boat club and a exposure of the errors of ‘orthodoxy,’ Sporting Handbooks, 1930
Farson, Negley, The Way of a Transgressor, Literary Guild of America, New York, 1936
Federazione Italiana Canottaggio, Centovent’anni in Voga, edit Vallardi, Cassina di Pecchi, 2008
Ferris, John A., Editor, 1982 Technical Supplement, USRA, Jacksonville, 1982
Ferris, John A., Rowing Fundamentals, USRA, Indianapolis 1987
Fletcher, C.R.L., Edmond Warre, D.D., C,B., C.V.O., Sometime Headmaster and Provost of Eton College, John Murray, London, 1922
Fremantle, J.W.H., Notes on First Class Rowing, Fab & Tyler, Cambridge, 1921
Fritsch, Wolfgang, Rowing, Training - Fitness Leisure, Meyer & Meyer Sport (UK), Oxford, 2000
Gilbert, Doug, The Miracle Machine, Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, Inc., New York, 1980
Gill, Alison, The Yanks at Oxford: the 1987 Boat Race Controversy, Book Guild Publishing, Brighton, 1991
Glendon, Richard A. & Richard J., Rowing, Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1923
Grahame, Kenneth, The Wind in the Willows, Methuen, London, 1908
Gud, Vassily, Manual of Rowing and Sailing with Application to Swimming, Moscow River Yacht Club, Moscow, 1889
Haig-Thomas, Peter and Nicholson, M.A., The English Style of Rowing, Faber and Faber, London, 1958
Halberstam, David, The Amateurs, the Story of Four Young Men and Their Quest for an Olympic Gold Medal, William Morrow, New York, 1985
Harding, William E., Editor, Edward Hanlan, America’s Champion Oarsman, With History and Portrait, The Police Gazette, New York, 1880
(republished as Edward Hanlan, America’s Champion Oarsman, With History and Portrait, Albert S. Manders & Co., Melbourne, 1884)
Herberger, Dr. Ernst, et al, Rudern, the GDR Text of Oarsmanship, Sports Book Publisher, Toronto, 1977
Holmes, Peter (with Andy Holmes MBE), Rowing Technique, Springback Books, 2001 (First edition), 2003 (Second edition, revised)
Hunter, Robert S., Rowing in Canada, Davis-Lisson, Ltd., Hamilton, Ont., 1933
Husky Crew, Washington Rowing - 100 Year History, www.huskycrew.com
Intercollegiate Record Book of Yale-Harvard-Cornell Boat Races, Souvenir Program, 1897
Ivry, Benjamin, Regatta, A Celebration of Rowing, Simon & Schuster, London, 1988
Jacobsen, Alan N., Australia in World Rowing, The Bow-Waves and Strokes, Hill of Content, Melbourne, 1984
Joy, James, Hanlan’s Spirit, Mental Training for Flow, unpublished, 2004
Kane, Bob, Good Sports: A History of Cornell Athletics, Cornell University Press, Ithaca, 1992
Kelley, Robert F., American Rowing, Putnam, New York, 1932
Kerr, W.H.C., Edward Hanlan, A Lay of Young Canada, Belfords, Clark & Co., Toronto, 1879
Kiesling, Stephen, The Shell Game, Reflections on Rowing and the Pursuit of Excellence, William Morrow, New York, 1982
King, Peter, Rowing, Stoddart Publishing, Toronto, 1994
Klavora, Peter, Rowing 1, Canadian Amateur Rowing Assn., Ottowa, 1982
Klavora, Peter & Alan Roaf, Rowing 2, Canadian Amateur Rowing Assn., Ottowa, 1982
Klavora, Peter, Rowing 3, Canadian Amateur Rowing Assn., Ottowa, 1982
Langfield, John, Better Rowing, Kaye & Ward, London, 1974
Latham, Robert, The Illustrated Pepys, Extracts from the Diary, University of California Press, Berkeley, 1978
Laumann, Silken with Calvin Wharton & Peter King, Rowing, Stoddart Publishing, Toronto, 1994
Lehmann, R.C. et al, Rowing, The Isthmian Library, No. 4, Innes, London, 1897
Lehmann, R.C., The Complete Oarsman, Methuen & Co., London, 1908
Lemmon, Jim, The Log of Rowing at the University of California Berkeley 1870-1987, Western Heritage Press, Berkeley, 1989
Lewis, Brad Alan, Assault on Lake Casitas, Broad Street Books, Philadelphia, 1990, 2002, 2005
Lewis, Brad Alan, Lido for Time: 14:39, Shark Press, 2011
Lewis, Brad Alan, Wanted: Rowing Coach, Shark Press, 1995, 2007
Lezotte, Susan, Rowing, Power and Endurance, Contemporary Books, Chicago, 1987
Livingston, David & James, Blood Over Water, Bloomsbury Publishing, London, 2009
Livingston, Michael K., Mental Discipline, The Pursuit of Peak Performance, Human Kinetics Books, Champaign, Illinois, 1989
Look, Margaret K., Courtney - Master Oarsman - Champion Coach, Empire State Books, Interlaken, NY, 1989
Lundin, John W. and Stephen J, Cornell’s Influence on Washington and West Coast Rowing, unpublished manuscript, Seattle, 2004
Macfarlane-Grieve, Capt. A.A., A History of Durham Rowing, Andrew Reid & Co., Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1922
Machán, Tibor G., Az Evezés Müvészete, Stephaneum Press, Budapest, 1943
Maclaren, Archibald, Training, in Theory and Practice, MacMillan, London, 1866
Mallory, Peter D., An Out-of-Boat Experience, 2nd Edition, SD Writers Monthly Press, San Diego, 2002
Mallory, Peter D., The Secret of the System is the System, unpublished manuscript, San Diego State University, 1980
Mayglothling, Rosie, Rowing, the Skills of the Game, The Crowood Press, Ramsbury, UK, 1990
McArthur, John, High Performance Rowing, The Crowood Press, Ramsbury, 1997
Meldrum, Roy, An English Technique, Macmillan, London, 1935
Meldrum, Roy, Coach & Eight, Country Life Limited, London, 1932
Meldrum, Roy, Rowing and Coaching, Sporting Handbooks, London, 1950
Melville, Herman, Moby Dick or The Whale, New York, 1851
Mendenhall, Thomas C., A Short History of American Rowing, Charles River Books, Boston, 1979
Mendenhall, Thomas C., Coaches and Coaching: The Art and Science of Coaching Rowing as Shown in the Lives of Fifteen Coaches, unpublished manuscript, Mystic Seaport Library, 1994
Mendenhall, Thomas C., Have Oar, Will Travel, or A Short History of the Yale Crew of 1956, Yale Crew Assn., New Haven, 1957
Mendenhall, Thomas C., The Harvard-Yale Boat Race 1822-1924 and the Coming of Sport to the American College, Mystic Seaport, 1993
Meuret, Jean-Louis, Tle Livre de la Centenaire de la FISA 1882-1982, FISA, Oberhofen, 1992
Michell, Edwin, Adelaide University Boat Club History, unpublished manuscript
Morrow, Don et al, A Concise History of Sport in Canada, Oxford University Press, Toronto, 1989
Muybridge, Earwaerd, Animal Locomotion, An Electro-Photographic Investigation of Consecutive Phases of Animal Movements, Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1887
Newell, Gordon, Ready All!, George Yeoman Pocock and Crew Racing, University of Washington Press, Seattle, 1987
Nickalls, G.O. "Gully," A Rainbow in the Sky, Chatto & Windus, London, 1974
Nickalls, G.O. & Mallam, Dr. P.C., Rowing, 2nd Edition, Pitman, London, 1952
Nickalls, Guy, Life’s a Pudding, An Autobiography, Faber and Faber, London, 1939
Nickalls, Vivian, Oars, Wars and Horses, Hurst & Blackett, London, 1932
Nilsen, Thor S. et al, Intermediate Rowing Technique, FISA, Lausanne, 1987
Nilsen, Thor S., be a coach, FISA, Lausanne, 2002
Nolte, Volker et al, Rowing Faster, Human Kinetics Publishers, Champaign, IL, 2005
Palenski, David and Terry Maddaford, The Games, the Pride and Drama of the New Zealanders at the Olympic & Commonwealth Games, MOA, 1983
Palmer, Harry Clay et al, Athletic Sports in America, England and Australia, Hubbard Brothers, Philadelphia, 1889
Page, Geoffrey, Hear the Boat Sing, The History of Thames Rowing Club and Tideway Rowing, The Kingwood Press, London, 1991
Parkhouse, Gerald C., Christ Church Boat Club, Crew Composition and Racing Results, Christ Church Boat Club Society, Oxford, 1993
Pinsent, Matthew, A Lifetime in a Race, Ebury Press, London, 2004
Pocock, Stanley Richard, "Way Enough!" Recollections of a Life in Rowing, Seattle, 2000
Porter, Colin, A Very Public Servant, Access Press, Bassendean, Western Australia, 2004
Porter, Colin, Rowing to Win, Stanley Paul, London, 1959
Purcer, Michael, Rigging, Burtnik Printing, St. Catharines, Ontario, 1985
Putman, J.D.R., The Rower’s Manual, and Boat Club Register, New York Herald, New York, 1858
Redgrave, Steve with Nick Townsend, A Golden Age, Steve Redgrave: The Autobiography, BBC Worldwide Limited, London, 2000
Redgrave, Steven, Steve Redgrave’s Complete Book of Rowing, Partridge Press, London, 1995
Rinehart, Rick, Men of Kent, Ten Boys, A Fast Boat and the Coach who Made Them Champions, Lyons Press, Guilford, CT, 2010
Ross, Rory, with Tim Foster, Four Men in a Boat, Weidenfeld & Nicholson, London, 2004
Rowe, R.P.P. & Pittman, C.M., Rowing, The Badminton Library, Longmans, Green, London, 1898
Royle, Marlene, Tip of the Blade: Notes on Rowing, self-published, 2008
Saint Sing, Susan, Richard Glendon, Breakthrough Kinesis, and the Impact of the 1920 Olympic Naval Academy Crew on Rowing, PhD Dissertation, Pennsylvania State University, 2004
Saint Sing, Susan, The Wonder Crew, The Untold Story of a Coach, Navy Rowing, and Olympic Immortality, St. Martin’s Press, New York, 2008
Scott, A.C. & Williams, J.G.P. Rowing, A Scientific Approach, Kaye & Ward, Ltd., London, 1967
Secher, Neils H. and Stefanos Volianitis, editors, Handbook of Sports Medicine and Science: Rowing, Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA, 2007
Sewell, Rarrel, Thomas Eakins, Artist of Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1982
Sewell, Rarrel, Thomas Eakins, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2001
Sigward, Eric H., From Harvard to Hell and Back, Scribe Publishing, Philadelphia, Second Edition, 2003
Sikes, Gordon Gowens, Synopsis of Rowing Style, self-published, 1926
Stewart, Robert, ROWING, The Experience, Boathouse Row Sports, Ltd., Philadelphia, 1988
Stowe, William A., All Together, The Formidable Journey to the Gold with the 1964 Olympic Crew, iUniverse, Lincoln, NE, 2005
Taylor, Bradley F., Wisconsin, Where They Row, The University of Wisconsin Press, Madison, 2005
Thompson, Paul, Sculling: Training, Technique & Performance, The Crowood Press, Marlborough UK, 2005
Topolski, Daniel, with Patrick Robinson, True Blue, The Oxford Boat Race Mutiny, Doubleday, New York, 1989
Treherne, G.G.T., and J.H.D. Goldie, Record of the University Boat Race 1829-1880 and the Commemoration Dinner 1881, Bickers and Son, 1883
Tunstall, Brian, Introductory Notes on the Art of Rowing, Alfred Pracock, London, 1956
Wailes, Richard "Rusty," The 1956 Yale Olympic Crew, "Press on Regardless," unpublished manuscript, 2001
Walker, Donald, Manly Exercises: In Which Rowing and Sailing are now first described . . . , T.Hurst, London, 1834 (republished in multiple editions in London and Philadelphia)
Warre, Edmond, On the Grammar of Rowing, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1909
Wilkins, Nicholas, Rowing Rules and Gigs Management, Navy Ministry Ptinting House, St. Petersburg, 1861
Wilson, Paul C., Modern Rowing, Stackpole, Harrisburg, PA, 1969
Woodgate, W.B., Boating, The Badminton Library, Longmans, Green, London, 1888
Woodgate, W.B., Oars and Sculls: And How to Use Them, Bell, London, 1875, republished by Kessinger Publishing, 2009
Woodgate, W.B., Reminiscences of an Old Sportsman, E. Nash, London, 1909
Yallop, Richard, Oarsome, Mike McKay, Nick Green, James Tomkins and Drew Ginn reveal the inside story of the Oarsome Foursome, Ironbark, Sydney, 1998
Young, Charles Van Patten, Courtney and Cornell Rowing, Cornell Publications, Ithaca, 1923
Young, Charles Van Patten, The Cornell Navy, Taylor and Carpenter, Ithaca, 1907
Zang, David W., Rowing on Troubled Waters, from The Rock, the Curse and the Hub, A Random History of Boston Sports, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 2005

Films, Videos

Armantrout, Mary, Look at . . . Badger Women’s Sports, Wisconsin Women’s Intercollegiate Sports Club, 1976
The Thames, British Television, 1988
Brown, Marcy, The Great Eight, Wisteria Pictures, 1996
Club van Broekhuizen, Varsity Magazine presenteert: Varsity in beeld 1905-2005, Wip en Broos Mediatechniek B.V., Groningen, 2006
CRC Sculling Camps, Effective Sculling Technique, On Board Filming, 2005
Derrenger, Dominique, All For One: In the Spirit of the Race, Dynamique Pictures, Los Angeles, 2001
Farifax, Ferdinand, True Blue, Channel Four Films, 1996
(released in the U.S.by Miramax as Miracle at Oxford)
Ferris, John A., Producer, Kris Korzeniowski, USRA, Ithaca, 1985
Flaum, Wolfgang, Sculls and Oars, ifage produktion, Wiesbaden, 1963
Greenspan, Bud and Cappy, The Olympiad, 22-hour television documentary, 1976-7
Hooray Henley, Channel 4, UK, 1989
Ichikawa, Kon, Tokyo Olympiad, Tokyo Organizing Committe
Isaacs, Elizabeth, The Karapiro Experience, the Official Film of the World Rowing Championships 1978 New Zealand, Dan Productions, 1979
KCTS-TV Seattle, George Pocock, Seattle Profile, July, 1966
Klavora, Peter & Miloš Janša, Learn to Scull from Olympic Champions, Sport Books Publisher, Toronto, 2001
Knoop, Walter, Karl Adam Trains the German Eight, Goethe-Institut Inter Nationes, Munchen, 1963
Lake Union Virtual Museum, Rowing on Lake Union, www.lakeunionhistory.org/museum/Rowing.html
Lewis, Brad Alan, with Eric Hamilton, A Fine Balance, The story of a team on the edge of making history, www.bradalanlewis.com, 1999
Rentmeester, Co, de perfecte haal (the perfect stroke), Stichting Documentaire150 Jaar Roeisport in Nederland, Amstelveen, 2006
Riefenstahl, Leni, Olympia, Teil II: Fest der Schönheit, Olympia-Film, Berlin, 1938
Rompani, Gianandrea & Pino Ponzini, Storia di un Mito, available on YouTube
Rooper, Alison, Secrets of the Dead: Doping for Gold, Brook Lapping & Thirteen/WNET New York, 2008, http://video.pbs.org/video/1239877248/
Scott, Bill J., University of Washington Crew, The Early Years 1907-1936, Crew Films, Seattle, 1987
Spracklen, Mike, The Fairbairn Method, Victoria, BC, 2010
Taylor, Ian, Pieces of Eight, A Quest for Gold, Television New Zealand, 1984
Thompson, Paul, Rowing and Sculling, Techniques in Action, Crowood Films, Marlborough UK, 2007
Trotter, Larry, 1973: The Most Victorious Year in Wisconsin Rowing . . ., self produced, 1997
Washburn, Ted, Making of a Champion, The Friends of Harvard Rowing, 1968
Weigall, Michael, World Cup Rowing Championships, Dan Production, Great Britain, 1975
Yarborough, Trin, Rowing, Symphony of Motion, Phoenix Films, St. Louis, 1974