This is a complete handbook for merchant seamen, covering every phase of good seamanship and all navigation necessary to prepare for the third mate's license. In addition, of course, it is a first-rate reference work. qFor Seamen By Seamen, q this classic manual was first published in 1938 and has gone through a number of revisions. New for the 2001 reprint is the addition of an extensive glossary of nautical terms.CHAPTER XII HANDLING SMALL BOATS UNDER SAIL Few seamen are boatmen and few boatmen are seamen. a Fifth Officer Harold G. Lowe, R.M.S. Titanic, 1912 SAILING IS ALMOST A LOST ART in the United States Merchant Marineanbsp;...
|Title||:||American Merchant Seaman's Manual|
|Author||:||William B. Hayler, Felix M. Cornell|
|Publisher||:||Cornell Maritime Pr/Tidewater Pub - 1981-01-01|