A compendium for various boating situations. It covers seamanship and boat handling, navigation, routine boat maintenance, and boat design and building. It ranges from vital techniques - such as recovering overboard crew and measuring distances off - to useful concepts like reading the water and sky and evaluating a boat's seaworthiness.27 (top) Mustang Survival: 177 Mustang Survival, in Calder, Nigel Caldera#39;s Cruising Handbook: 4 (bottom), 144 Navigator ... Step: 129 Norseman, in Calder, Boatownera#39;s Mechanical and Electrical Manual: 333 Bernard Olesinksi, in Sorensen, Sorensens Guide to ... (left), 264, 306 Vanguard Sailboats: 171 (right) Viking Yachts, in Sorensen, Sorensena#39;s Guide to Powerboats: 56 (bottom) Volvo, in Sorensen, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Practical Encyclopedia of Boating|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2004|