Sailing For Dummies
Interested in learning to sail but feel like you’re navigating in murky waters? Sailing for Dummies, Second Edition introduces the basics of sailing, looks at the different types of sailboats and their basic parts, and teaches you everything you need to know before you leave the dock.
In Sailing for Dummies, Second Edition, two U.S. sailing champions show you how to:
Sailing for Dummies shows you that getting out on the water is easier than you think. The authors keep the sailor-speak to a minimum where possible, but give you a grasp of the terminology you need to safely and effectively communicate with your crew. A textbook, user’s manual, and reference all in one, this book takes the intimidation out of sailing and gives you the skills and confidence you need to get your feet wet and become the sailing pro you’ve always wanted to be. Anchors away!
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Review: Sailing For Dummies (For Dummies (Sports & Hobbies))User Review - Erin - Goodreads
I read the first few chapters and they were very good. Since sailing lessons are on-hold for the foreseeable future, I set this aside to revisit later...someday! Read full review
Not a Dummie anymoreUser Review - jannysunnycalifornia - Overstock.com
Got this for Hubby and Now he is a Great sailor! Even I learnd Lot and am More comfortable on the Boat. Looking forward to a 2 week sail in BVI! Read full review