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.Aarons, Richard N. Small-Boat Seamanship Manual. Camden ME: ... Camden ME: International Marine, 1997, 1999. Bauer, Bruce A. The Sextant Handbook: Adjustment, Repair, Use, and History. 2nd ed. Camden ... The Arcturus Adventure : An Account of the New York Zoological Societya#39;s First Oceano- graphic Expedition.
|Title||:||The Practical Encyclopedia of Boating|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2004|