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NWN001
$19.95  
Paperback, Christine K Smith, 318pages, 5.5 x 8.5, 9780615540894
ON JUNE 16, 2006, the David B left Bellingham, Washington bound for Juneau, Alaska, on her maiden voyage as a passenger vessel. Eight years earlier, Christine and Jeffrey had found the David B tucked behind a breakwater on Lopez Island. The tired old wooden boat, built in 1929, was showing her...

PAR227
$19.95  
Paperback, Mark Nicholas, 328pages, 6 x 9, 9781951116026
The Essentials of Living Aboard a Boat  speaks to dreamers and explorers alike, presenting information about this wonderful and rewarding lifestyle. Mark Nicholas has combined his experience of life aboard with the advice of other liveaboards, marina owners, technicians, boat manufacturers,...

ACB160
$55.00  
Paperback, Frank Bethwaite, 448pages, 8 x 10, 9781408124918
The groundbreaking reference on high speed racing techniques--the bible for racing sailors of all levels and abilities from dinghies to the America's Cup. High Performance Sailing has become the standard reference work on high speed racing techniques. Groundbreaking in its thinking on boat...

MSP052
$75.00  
Hardcover, Roger C. Taylor, 644pages, 11 x 10, 9780939511440
Volume II, L.Francis Herreshoff:The Flowering of Genius, 1931-1972, covers the second half of his life and many of his most beautiful and influential designs. With 230 plans and 146 illustrations, this volume features the notable 1931 ocean racer Landfall, the supremely beautiful Tioga, the...

PDB101
$29.95  
Hardcover, Lin & Larry Pardey, 320pages, 6 x 9, 9781929214877
Special Offer for Signed Copies if ordered before Sept 15. 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...
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MDE001
$9.95  
Paperback, Amanda Neal, 20pages, 8.5 x 11, 9781937196196
If properly looked after, diesel engines can be amazingly reliable. We got 14,300 hours out of our Volvo TMD31 engine, with almost no problems. You now know that engines need clean fuel, power to start, adequate cooling and lubrication, clean air and preventative maintenance. When you meet these...

MPS207
$28.00  
Hardcover, John Kretschmer , 288pages, 6 x 9, 9781472951625
John Kretschmer is sailing’s practical philosopher--as much a doer as a thinker. And that is the overarching theme of this chronicle of a sailing life. Often amusing, sometimes poignant, occasionally terrifying but always inspiring, his deeply personal account is a welcome reminder about the...

MPS204
$28.00  
Paperback, Mel Bartlett, 96pages, 7 x 9, 9781472955401
The Adlard Coles Book of Diesel Engines  is aimed at boatowners rather than experienced mechanics. In clear, jargon-free English, it explains how a diesel engine works, and how to care for it. Melanie Bartlett explains how the engine uses simple processes to covert fuel to power, and...

NEU009
$95.00  
Hardcover, Ellie Brade & Chris Blackwell, 220pages, 11 x 13, 9783832797133
Hand-crafted yacht manufacturer SilverYachts was founded in 2003 by German entrepreneur Guido Krass and top yacht designer Espen Øino. Since then, it has garnered a host of press coverage and awards for its elegant lines and premium technical specifi cations. In our in-depth...

ACB152
$14.00  
Paperback, Dave Selby, 112pages, 5.5 x 8.5, 9781472944849
The Impractical Boat Owner  is the remedy that cures our modern overdose of writing about expensive shiny new sailboats, sailing self-improvement, the quest for the best charter, and practical boating skills. It is a book with no practical purpose whatsoever. It won't make you a better...

SKY121
$22.99  
Paperback, Thomas Larsson, 240pages, 10 x 10, 9781510704763
The Big Book of Wooden Boat Restoration  is the perfect introduction or reference guide for both novice and experienced wooden boat enthusiasts. Author Thomas Larsson, one of Sweden’s most experienced and premier wooden boat restorers, has compiled his knowledge of the craft for...

CKM009
$12.95  
Waterproof Map, Coast & Kayak Magazine, 22x32, 9780987985163
Created by veteran paddler and BC coastal explorer John Kimantas, the Sea to Sky Marine Trail/Howe Sound mapsheet is designed for both trip planning in advance of your trip and for on-water use as you travel along the coastline – thanks to the durable waterproof paper. The Sea to Sky...

MPS193
$25.00  
Hardcover, Nigel Caulder, 208pages, 6.5 x 9.5, 9781472946713
Long before he was one of America's leading yachting writers, Nigel Calder was a novice cruiser with ambitions grander than his experience, setting off for a round-world-voyage. Nigel and his partner Terrie were young and foolish, with a home-built boat that was new and untested, one child...

STL311
$29.95  
Paperback, Twain Braden, 192pages, 7.5 x 0.5 x 9.8 inches, 9781782745334
How to Sail  outlines basic sailing techniques for both the beginner and experienced sailor. Whatever your level of ability, this book is packed with useful hints and essential tips that will make sailing a safe, rewarding and enjoyable experience. Useful tip boxes and clear line...

NBN029
$16.95  
Paperback, Dave Franzel, 168pages, 6 x 9, 9781493029808
With  Sailing: The Basics , acclaimed teacher and racer Dave Franzel moves you quickly from book to boat. It is his firm conviction that the best and most effective way to learn to sail is to be out on the water. Accordingly, he treats the theory of sailing in a straightforward, no-nonsense...

NOA009
$17.95  
Note Cards, Benjamin Mendlowitz, 20pages, 5 x 7, 9780991397259
This note card collection features five each of four memorable images of wooden boats, both sailing vessels and motorboats. 20 cards, five each of four designs are included. All cards measure 5" x 7", are blank inside, and come in a portfolio style box with envelopes. Beautifully printed in...

GPT226
$26.95  
Paperback, Nigel Foster, 360pages, 9.5 x 7.5, 9781493025701
The Art of Kayaking  is the distilled essence of a lifetime of kayak instruction at all skill levels around the world, with the added insights gained from years of designing kayaks, paddles, and kayaking equipment. This comprehensive kayaking manual by one of the biggest names in kayaking...

SKY125
$16.99  
Hardcover, Wayne Canning, 160pages, 6 x 9, 9781944824266
How to select a boat, plan your project, finish the job, and actually head for the water.   Over the past thirty to forty years boat builders, large and small, have produced tens of thousands of fiberglass boats. Many now sit abandoned, waiting for some tender care to get back on the...

MOU095
$22.95  
Paperback, 399pages, 5.5 x 8.5, 9781594858703
Soggy Sneakers  has been Oregon’s primary source of information for whitewater enthusiasts for 35 years. Members of Willamette Kayak and Canoe Club―who have run all of Oregon's rivers―share their expertise and detail rapids and landmarks found on each run. There's something for...

NBN024
$39.95  
Hardcover, Tom Whidden & Michael Levitt, 182pages, 9.3 x 0.8 x 10.9, 9780997392005
This is not your parents'  Art and Science of Sails , written by Tom Whidden and Michael Levitt and published in 1990 by St. Martin's Press. The first edition sold more than 20,000 copies. The Second Revised Edition 2016 -- now in its second printing -- is published by North Sails Group,...

INT504
$21.00  
Paperback, Barry Lewis, 208pages, 7.8 x 0.6 x 9.3, 9780071830881
Sail your very first day on the water Learn to Sail Today  offers a uniquely fun and quick method for beginners to learn exactly what they need to enter the fun and rewarding world of sailing. Written specifically to engage and reassure the uninitiated, this sailing primer covers...

SKY122
$24.99  
Paperback, Grant Headifen, 256pages, 6 x 0.8 x 9, 9781944824051
Take the first steps to become certified to charter a boat anywhere in the world. Imagine having the credentials to charter and skipper a boat in the Caribbean—or anywhere in the world. Grant Headifen and the experts at NauticEd have certified thousands of sailors for bareboat skippering...

SWP062
$39.95  
Paperback, Bill Morris, 228pages, 7 x 10, 9781892399809
A successful ocean passage on a small to midsize sailing vessel means keeping things as simple as possible. Sun, Wind, and Water: The Essential Guide to the Energy-Efficient Cruising Boat gives you the most detailed, up-to-date advice on how to prepare your boat for an ocean crossing while at...

SIM284
$29.00  
Flex, Kevin Falvey & Boating Magazine, 224pages, 7.5 x 9.5, 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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