This year marks the 50-Year Anniversary of the Swimsuit Issue of Sports Illustrated, and they are celebrating with the release of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit: 50 Years of Beautiful book. Filled with full color photographs of all the models that have appeared in the magazines swimsuit issues.
From their press release:
Every model who has graced the issue is here, including Cheryl Tiegs in her fishnet suit to Kathy Ireland and her record 12 appearances. Within its alluring pages, you’ll find star athletes in swimsuits, the magic of bodypainting, never-before-seen outtakes, and all the unforgettable covers. Sports Illustrated Swimsuit is the definitive account of this extraordinary publication illuminated by hundreds of unique and breathtaking photographs—stunning women in captivating poses in exotic locales. Beautiful.
You can see more about the book by following this link.