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By Ivar Dedekam
Modern yachts brim with equipment allowing them to be used without much knowledge of seamanship. Yet increasingly yachts require outside assistance. This book shows the techniques all boat users should be familiar with about rope handling, manoeuvring and anchoring. Illustrated with many drawings, it is an easy-to-follow and straightforward guide.
Having skippered and delivered in excess of 750 Motor Cruisers over the past 40 years, totalling a distance equivalent to 29 times around the world, has provided me with a number of adventurous and sometimes hair-raising stories to tell. Thankfully, I have lived to tell the tales!
By Dag Pike
First built in the 1960s for rescue work, the Rigid Inflatable Boat has revolutionised the marine market. The Complete RIB Manual, published to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the first RIB, is the ultimate reference catering all aspects of a RIB's design, handling and maintenance, aimed at all owners...
A guide that addresses the history, lifeforms, and lifestyles of the Chesapeake written by a lifelong sailor and resident of the bay. It updates this version to ensure you stay safe and have fun exploring this vast region.
A biography of Donald Campbell
From docking to surviving storm waves, this title provides what you need to know before you hit the water. Using hundreds of illustrations and photos, it shows you how to do tasks such as docking, trimming, wave handling, and close-quarters maneuvering.
Shows readers how to get the most for their money and time in travel and personal finance - no matter what their budget level. This book provides tips and useful advice on topics such as airline travel, booking hotels, best times to visit attractions, negotiating with auto dealers, selecting a...