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Meet Bailey, the cool cat making waves with his devilish good looks, onboard escapades and feline philosophies of life aboard…
This practical handbook empowers the reader to carry out a survey on their own boat, or one they are thinking of buying, before calling in the expensive professionals.
Heather Lyn Mann was a battle-weary environmental advocate in Madison, Wisconsin, struggling over what to do about climate change when she and her husband decided to explore the Atlantic on a small sloop. This memoir of six years living afloat is a chronological unfolding of disasters and discoverie
The definitive book on the principles of yacht design examining every aspect of aerodynamics and hydrodynamics of a yacht or motorboat.
Arguably the original and best sailing classic, this beautifully-produced edition includes new maps and a Foreword by Dame Ellen MacArthur
Sail with the experts! The Sailing Bible is the complete, user-friendly, hands-on manual packed with detailed step-by-step diagrams, lively action photos, and helpful advice on getting the most out of your sailing at whatever level. Whether you are a dinghy or yacht sailor just learning the basics o
All you need to know when you`re at sea. Whether you`re setting sail for the first time or have been sailing for years, "Sailing Essentials" is the perfect companion. Full of practical advice on every aspect of sailing, from basic manoeuvres to dealing with difficult weather conditions, it also incl
This indispensable guide takes the stress out of sailing with step by step photographic instructions on how to perform essential sailing techniques, regardless of how much help you have to hand.
Southern California, 1960. John Severson founded SURFER, the first magazine to celebrate and revolutionize the art and sport of surfing, establishing it as a phenomenon in Pop culture. This volume explores Severson`s surf odyssey through painting, photography, film, publishing, and dropping out to l
The bark canoes of the North American Indians, particularly those of birchbark, were among the most highly developed manually propelled primitive watercraft. They could be used to carry heavy loads in shallow streams but were light enough to be hauled long distances over land. Built with Stone Age t
A treasure trove of valuable information for designers, surveyors, builders, chandlers and anyone maintaining their own boat. This seventh edition contains a vast range of data on lengths, widths, strengths, anchors, cleat sizes and much more.
The Boat Electrics Bible is the complete up to date, practical guide to installing, maintaining and replacing electrical systems on a sailboat or motorboat.
An incredibly detailed, all-encompassing illustrated manual on how to improve all aspects of a yacht or motorboat, including many projects that will improve a boat`s safety, comfort, facilities, storage, performance on the water and value.
An international bestseller, now in its third edition, this is the ultimate illustrated guide for all sailors, whether you`re a novice or an experienced skipper. Fully updated with the latest advice and information on all aspects of sailing and owning a boat, from dinghies to large cruisers. Writt
Established as the standard reference for Yachtmaster students. Includes: an analysis of a good skipper; the theory and practice of sailing; seamanship; navigation, including plotters and PCs; meteorology; heavy weather and stability; and coping with emer
An invaluable visual reference when sailing in foreign waters, this highly illustrated boat dictionary in nine languages (English, French, German, Dutch, Spanish, Italian, Danish, Portuguese and Greek) focuses on all the topics and terms boaters will need