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by John Vigor

Author: John Vigor
Subcategory: Transportation
Language: English
Publisher: International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press; 1 edition (August 21, 2007)
Pages: 384 pages
Category: Engineering and Transport
Rating: 4.2
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Whether it's boat maintenance, navigation, boat handling in all kinds of weather, or the physics of how boats .

Whether it's boat maintenance, navigation, boat handling in all kinds of weather, or the physics of how boats function, every sailor and powerboater needs a comprehensive go-to source for specialized information. Now you have it with "The Practical Encyclopedia of Boating" Addresses virtually every aspect of powerboating and sailing in 500 entries Covers seamanship and boat handling, navigation, routine boat maintenance, boat design and building, and nautical reference data Ranges from vital techniques-such as recovering overboard crew and measuring distances off-to essential.

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Now you have it with The Practical Encyclopedia of Boating: - Addresses virtually every aspect of powerboating and sailing in 500 entries - Covers seamanship and boat handling, navigation, routine boat maintenance, boat design and building, and nautical reference data - Ranges from vital techniques-such as recovering overboard crew and measuring distances off-to essential concepts like reading the water and sky and evaluating a. boat’s seaworthiness - Includes numerous cross-references and an exhaustive index to direct you quickly to the right entry and to unify related topics - Makes delightf.

From seamanship to maintenance, navigation to boat design and construction, nautical lore . John Vigor has been sailing more than 40 years in boats ranging from 11 to 72 feet, logging 15,000 miles of ocean voyaging. Born in England, he emigrated to South Africa as a boy.

John Vigor has been sailing more than 40 years in boats ranging from 11 to 72 feet, logging 15,000 miles of ocean voyaging.

Now you have it withThe Practical Encyclopedia of Boating -Good Old Boat. John Vigor has been sailing for more than 40 yearsin boats ranging from 11 to 72 feet, logging 15,000 miles of ocean voyaging

Now you have it withThe Practical Encyclopedia of Boating -Good Old Boat. Covers every boating situation. This book is both informative and entertaining. -Latitudes & Attitudes. Read full description. John Vigor has been sailing for more than 40 yearsin boats ranging from 11 to 72 feet, logging 15,000 miles of ocean voyaging. He is the author of seven nautical books, and contributes articlesto Cruising World, SAIL, and Yachting Monthly. Country of Publication.

So, this book will be of most practical use and interest for the crew of the smaller vessels, yachts and boats . However, as we all know, the essentials of navigation remained unchanged and to this effect the publication can still be used.

So, this book will be of most practical use and interest for the crew of the smaller vessels, yachts and boats who will find ready, compact and informative reference. Numerous colorful illustrations make reading even more pleasant. Moreover, it will be a great one for the people collecting the marine books of the past times.

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“Vigor is one of the finest boating writers of our time.”--Cruising World

“You name it, it’s in here. Covers every boating situation. This book is both informative and entertaining.”--Latitudes & Attitudes

“John Vigor is the answer guy if you’re having onboard arguments about nautical terminology or the science of sailing in general, and his new book lives up to the promise in its title.”--Good Old Boat

Whether it’s boat maintenance, navigation, boat handling in all kinds of weather, or the physics of how boats function, every sailor and powerboater needs a comprehensive go-to source for specialized information. Now you have it with The Practical Encyclopedia of Boating: Addresses virtually every aspect of powerboating and sailing in 500 entries Covers seamanship and boat handling, navigation, routine boat maintenance, boat design and building, and nautical reference data Ranges from vital techniques--such as recovering overboard crew and measuring distances off--to essential concepts like reading the water and sky and evaluating a boat’s seaworthiness Includes numerous cross-references and an exhaustive index to direct you quickly to the right entry and to unify related topics Makes delightful browsing as well as a source of sound guidance for practically any boating situation