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.Camden ME: International Marine, 2001. ... The Bluejackets Manual. ... The American Practical Navigator: An Epitome of Navigation (Bowditch). ... Gates, Ernest S. Sea Navigation: A Manual for Students and Yachtsmen. London: Harrap, 1968. Gerr, Dave. The Elements of Boat Strength: For Builders, Designers, and Owners.
|Title||:||The Practical Encyclopedia of Boating|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2004|