The successful 1983 Australian challenge for the America’s Cup. pp.xv, 385 Illustrated. First Edition. (name on prelim.) Australia II. #1020R ISBN 10: 0553051180 ISBN 13: 9780553051186 Here is the breathtaking true story of one man’s struggle to climb the only unconquered Everest in the world of sport – to capture the America’s Cup from the United States. It was a task which no one had ever come even remotely close to achieving in the 132 year history of this great international yachting contest.