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- Dorling Kindersley Ltd 2008; Not Available
For anyone considering setting sail " Eyewitness Companions offer an essential reference library, perfect for novices or anyone who just wants to know more about their favourite pastime." Heyday Essential reading ? whether you're dipping your toe in the water for the first time, or a seasoned sea-dog brushing up your skills. Find out how to... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 22.00 US$ 18.04
?Anyone who contemplates any onboard do-it-yourself work should have this book at his or her elbow.?-- Cruising World ?This book reduces a boat to its most rudimentary parts in simple drawings and clear explanations. Fascinating to read, it?s a perfect teaching tool.?-- Ocean Navigator Whether you?re a new mariner or a lifetime veteran, How Boat... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 1999; US$ 22.95 US$ 18.82
The Cruising Life: A Commonsense Guide for the Would-Be Voyager, Jim Trefethen. The funniest, drollest, wisest book on the shelf for the would-be cruiser. Trefethen pulls no punches—he tells you just what will be involved if you and your family decide to "let slip the surly bonds of earth" and set sail. How to get ready, how to finance the voyage,... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2005; US$ 64.00 US$ 52.48
The definitive guide from the world's best-known sailboat maintenance expert Don Casey?s Complete Illustrated Sailboat Maintenance Manual combines six core volumes into a single, utterly dependable resource that answers every frequent question, explains every major system, and helps you keep your boat and its components shipshape. More than... more...
- Dorling Kindersley Ltd 2012; Not Available
Take to the helm with the ultimate guide to sailing Whether you are a novice or an experienced skipper, The Complete Sailing Manual is the practical step-by-step guide that every sailor needs on board. From tacking and mooring to nautical etiquette and using state-of-the-art navigation systems, you'll learn about every aspect of sailing. This... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 32.00 US$ 26.24
Learn the essentials of sailing and seamanship from one of the world?s premier boating organizations Since 1978, Sailing Skills and Seamanship has been the required manual for students in the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary?s esteemed sail-training programs. Now this exclusive handbok is available for the first time to every beginning and intermediate... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2001; US$ 20.00 US$ 16.40
- McGraw-Hill Education 2012; US$ 24.00 US$ 19.68
From a racing master, all the knowledge you need to make your boat go faster and safer in any condition In Performance Sailing and Racing , Steve Colgate explains how to improve your sailing and push your boat to higher but safer speeds. He shows you how get your boat to perform as it was designed--with grace and an ease of motion--and to sail... more...
- Pan Macmillan 2012; US$ 7.78
A brave man in a small boat alone on a big sea . . . Sir Francis Chichester was a courageous explorer and gifted navigator. Six years before his epic solo voyage around the world in Gipsy Moth IV , so vividly captured in Gipsy Moth Circles the World , and at the age of 59, Chichester took part in the 1960 Singlehanded Transatlantic Race in Gipsy... more...
- Pan Macmillan 2012; US$ 7.78
In June 1962 Francis Chichester set out from Plymouth once again to cross the Atlantic single-handed in his 13-ton yacht, Gipsy Moth III, in an attempt to beat the 40-day record he set up himself in 1960. He succeeded, and knocked nearly a week off his previous time. Chichester also made history on his voyage by keeping in daily contact with Britain... more...