Boathandling & Seamanship

PDB011
$18.36 $22.95  
Paperback, Lin & Larry Pardey, 256pages, 9 x 6, ISBN: 9781929214471
In a storm at sea, luck is highly biased toward the sailor who has a plan. So write Lin and Larry Pardey in this, the third edition of their highly regarded Storm Tactics Handbook . As in the first two editions of this book, they describe their concerns about the tendency of modern sailors to...
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PAR047
$19.95  
Paperback, Ed Mapes, 300pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780939837878
No skipper should ever take a vessel or crew onto the open ocean without the means to cope with the unthinkable, because in an uncontrolled environment we can't know what will go wrong. . Disasters occur because of a cascade of untoward events; the best seamen are able to interrupt this sequence...
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PAR035
$14.95  
Paperback, Suzanne Giesemann, 240pages, 9 x 6, ISBN: 9780939837694
It's Your Boat Too.Commander Suzanne Giesemann draws on her twenty years in the Navy as a commanding officer and leadership instructor to write this empowering guide for women boaters. . Power or sail, if you're just going along for the ride, you are limiting your enjoyment on the water. Suzanne...
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INT002
$11.00  
Paperback, Bob Sweet, 16pages, 4 x 9, ISBN: 9780071423717
Publisher Out of Stock - Due 9/14/1214 panels of concisely ordered information folding into a compact size. Covers position finding, entering and using waypoints, more. Good for use with any GPS. Waterproof.
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CMP277
$7.95  
Paperback, David Owen Bell, 98pages, 4.5 x 7, ISBN: 9780870334252
Provides the needed information to turn any skipper into a master of docking. Covers every aspect of close-quarter maneuvering for all size pleasure and smaller work vessels. Good Illustrations, clear text.
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INT184
 
Paperback, John Rousmaniere, 16pages, 4 x 9, ISBN: 9780071452205
On the water, when questions arise, there's no time to search through an exhaustive manual. The Captain's Quick Guides provide all the answers--fast. Drawn from the world's largest boating library, each laminated Quick Guide presents 14 color panels of authoritative, concise information on a...

INT221
$11.00  
Paperback, Peter Nielsen, 16pages, 4 x 9, ISBN: 9780071487719
A concise guide that de-mystifies anchoring in 16 colorful fold-out panels. Instructions for safe and efficient setting the hook have never been so clear. Waterproof, too!
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SKY014
$14.95  
Paperback, Frank Rosenow, 128pages, 8.6 x 5 x 0.5, ISBN: 9781616081874
No sailor should leave the dock without this book! Sailors have used ditty bags to carry sewing equipment, toiletries, and other small items for centuries, and now The Ditty Bag Book teaches modern-day sailors the art form of hand-making ditty bags to use on their own seaward travels. Master...
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USS038
$17.95  
Paperback, U.S. Sailing Association, 112pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 1882502302
Leads readers through vital information and concepts aimed at developing safe and competent bareboat charterers. Covers chartering, larger sailboat handling and seamanship, navigation, health and safety, essential cruising skills.
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INT185
$11.00  
Paperback, John Rousmaniere, 8pages, 4 x 9, ISBN: 9780071452212
Read clouds and winds, understand fronts and storms, make accurate forecasts at sea, handle heavy weather decision-making to keep clear of trouble. Waterproof.
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USS001
$24.95  
Paperback, US Sailing, 160pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 1882502868
A concise, up-to-date instruction manual for both coastal and offshore passage making. Includes seamanship, weather, equipment, coping with heavy weather, life aboard while under way, much more. Excellent photos, clear illustrations.
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INT222
$27.00  
Paperback, Nigel Calder, et al, 224pages, 6 x 10, ISBN: 9780071499101
A quick reference guide for sail and power. Offers concise instruction in every vital facet of safely operating power and sailboats. Covers navigation, boat handling, anchoring, weather, emergencies, troubleshooting, more.
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CMP258
$26.95  
Paperback, Earl Hinz, 334pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780870335396
The Complete Book of Anchoring and Mooring addresses anchoring systems, techniques, and permanent moorings for boats from twelve feet to eighty feet in length. It covers monohulls, multihulls, light displacement sailboats, cruisers, sport fishers, passage makers, and workboats. In short, it is...
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PDB101
$29.95  
Hardcover, Lin & Larry Pardey, 320pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9781929214877
SIGNED COPIES AVAILABLE UNTIL SEPT 30TH Lin and Larry Pardey’s hugely popular and encouraging book, the Self Sufficient Sailor, has been revitalized and expanded by more than 40%. “This has been an exciting project for me,” said Lin, “especially as I have spent much of the past two years...

FCP003
$9.98 $19.95  
Paperback, John Kelsey, 160pages, 7.4 x 9, ISBN: 9781565235540
This is the beginners guide to boating. A how-to manual that gets you started. Seamanship provides in-depth coverage of boat handling and navigation, reading the weather, winds, and water, and dealing with, and preventing, extreme situations such as capsized boats.
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MSP007
$10.95  
Hardcover, James Dodds, 40pages, 4.75 x 6.75, ISBN: 939510731
Mini alphabetical reference to all the bits of gear and parts of a small traditional sailing dinghy, the Winkle Brig, and the terminology for sailing her. Illustrated with linocuts. A reprint of the 1930 original extracted by Arthur Ransome.
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INT461
$14.00 $28.00  
Paperback, U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, ISBN: 9780071829328
The textbook used by the U. S. Coast Guard Auxiliary to educate America's boaters updated to meet the needs of current and future mariners. . Before you take to the waters, know the basics from America's largest boating educator. . Learn the fundamentals of boating from the U. S. C. G....
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SIM284
$29.00  
Flex, Kevin Falvey & Boating Magazine, 224pages, 7.5 x 9.5, ISBN: 9781681880457
If you spend some serious time (or want to start spending serious time) on the water, this is the book you need. Whether you’re actively chasing trophies in a bass boat, or prefer a lazy afternoon in a pontoon, the  Total Boating Manual  has everything for the active, passive,...
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USS034
$17.95  
Paperback, 64pages, 0.2 x 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780982167687
Learning to sail is part dream, part great instruction, and part hands-on experience. At US Sailing, all of these come together. Learn Sailing Right! Intermediate Sailing is about sailing faster and smarter with greater confidence. As an intermediate sailor, you no longer need to think about how...
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FFB122
$29.95  
Paperback, Jeremy Evans, Pat Manley, Barrie Smith, 400pages, 7.5 x 1 x 9.5, ISBN: 9781770850316
"Sailing is a popular sport and this book is a very comprehensive treatment of the subject.... This reviewer was impressed by the constant stress the authors place on safety at sea. Photographs always show sailors in appropriate yachting safety gear and almost every paragraph mentions some...
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WIL044
$21.99  
Paperback, Randy Vance, 368pages, 7 x 9, ISBN: 9780470409565
Power Boating For Dummies is a guide to power boating for both new and experienced boaters. It advises readers of necessary boating supplies, safety concerns and equipment, accessories, and includes locations of boating facilities, and how to safely pilot the ship.
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PAR028
$19.95  
Paperback, Earl Hinz, 164pages, 9 x 6, ISBN: 9780939837601
Just as self-steering systems and autopilots have given the offshore seaman another pair of hands to steer the boat, so sea anchors and drogues have provided another means of handling threatening seas. Heavy Weather Tactics: Using Sea Anchors & Drogues is a classic; the last word on a...
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SIM134
$55.00  
Hardcover, John Rousmaniere, ISBN: 9781451650198
Completely revised and updated to address changes in technology and safety standards, this new edition is the definitive guide to the art and science of sailing. Since the publication of the first edition in 1983, The Annapolis Book of Seamanship has set the standard by which other books on...
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FER122
$18.70  
Paperback, Tim Davison and Steve Kibble, 48pages, 6.7 x 0.2 x 9.4, ISBN: 9781909911260
Sailing for Kids is aimed at children aged 8-15 who are taking their first steps into the fantastic world of sailing. Packed full of colour photographs and diagrams, this straightforward and easy-to-understand guide is the perfect introduction to the sport. It is based on the Optimist dinghy,...
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