36 essays covering such diverse topics as historic high sea law , celestial navigation techniques, Hurricane tracking , ocean fishing, Ciguatera fish poisoning including the most up to date medical treatment including emergency numbers in the USA. Poetry, reflection, anecdotes and log extracts based upon the authors 39 years of offshore singlehanded experience including 32 years aboard an engineless wooden gaff cutter built on the island of Carriacou in the Grenadines of the Caribbean. Some folly, some humour and a lot of true life experiences sailing an old time cargo vessel.But I am very mobile and have frequently spent over 250 days a year engaged in my favorite activities of fishing or sailing. ... avocados and bananas are ripening and this morning at the government market I bought 8 avocados, 6 mangoes, 10 anbsp;...
|Title||:||Little Fish Big Pond|
|Author||:||John A. Smith|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2003-01-01|