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- McGraw-Hill Education 2013; US$ 20.00
A journalist who has worked for major daily newspapers in Great Britain, South Africa, and the United States, John Vigor is a former managing editor of California-based Sea magazine. A certified sailing instructor and a former national dinghy-racing champion in South Africa, he has raced, cruised, and written about boats for decades. He lives... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2013; US$ 22.00
David Burch is the director of the Starpath School of Navigation and a recipient of the Institute of Navigation's Superior Achievement Award for outstanding performance as a practicing navigator. He has logged more than 70,000 sea miles including twelve transoceanic races. He is the author of nine books on marine navigation, including Emergency... more...
- Neil Wilson Publishing 2012; US$ 14.57
In the spring and summer of 2007, off the coast of Valencia, the 32nd challenge for the America's Cup was sailed; possibly yachting's oldest continuously contested trophy, and often referred to in the purple press as 'Yachting's Holy Grail'. It attracted yachts from all over the world with the 12 syndicates involved spending millions of dollars on... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2014; US$ 18.00
Daniel Spurr is the editor at large for Professional Boatbuilder . He was previously the associate editor at Cruising World and the editor of Practical Sailor . Daniel is also author of Upgrading Your Cruising Sailboat and has owned and upgraded eight sailboats. more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2013; US$ 14.00
COLIN JARMAN has been a professional marine photojournalist for over 40 years and an avid sailor for well over 50 years. His interest in knots and ropework began when he started sailing and has resulted in a number of bestselling books on the subject. Colin sails his twenty-one-foot bilge keeled cruiser along England's East Coast and the Thames... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2014; US$ 60.00
Lars Larsson is a naval architect and professor of hydrodynamics at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden. Larsson is president of Flowtech International, a company specializing in hydrodynamic software for ship design. Visit www.flowtech.se for more information. Rolf Eliasson is a yacht design/construction engineer who has... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2013; US$ 18.00
Barbara Merry , an internationally acclaimed marlinspike artist, is THE sailor?s artist. Her booth is popular at wooden boat shows, and she has done much in recent years to encourage the use of earth-friendly materials in today?s ropework. Barbara is the author of The Splicing Handbook , now in its third edition. Barbara is founder and owner of... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2006; US$ 29.95
Part One: How to Work a Sight?An Overview How To Work a Sight?An Overview 1 Introduction 2 Scope and Contents 3 Equipment 3.1 Sextant Perpendicularity Error Side Error Index Error 3.2 Clocks 4 Almanac Data 4.1 Stars and Aries 4.2 Sun and Planets 4.3 Moon 4.4 Summary 4.5 Alternative Interpolation Method ... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2004; US$ 14.99
An invigorating behind-the-scenes look at the world of extreme sailing, The Race is also a taut, engrossing account of the first running of the competition called The Race, which began on December 31, 2000, in Barcelona and ended sixty-two days later in Marseilles. The most intense event of its kind -- a nonstop circumnavigation of the globe in the... more...