The Complete Yachtmaster: Sailing, Seamanship, and Navigation for the Modern Yacht Skipper

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Sheridan House, Inc., Jan 1, 2003 - Sports & Recreation - 256 pages
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The standard reference for students of sail and skippers of all levels of experience. The highly respected first and last word on the subject of sailing, this book brings together all the essentials of modern cruising in one volume. Now in a completely updated fourth edition.
  

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Contents

Sailing in Heavy Weather 81 16 Traditional Navigational
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Navigational Strategy 164 27 Tactics and Navigation
21
6 Boat Handling under Power
39
Efficient Sailing 12 Motoring astern
52
Boat Handling under Sail 32 Holding ground
72
Charts Publications and The
91
Aids to Navigation
101
Inshore marks System GPS
148
Tidal Heights 107 Additional functions
158
Passage Planning 171 29 Emergencies
212
Pilotage 177 Depression formation
228
Fog 195 Yachts
234
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About the author (2003)

Tom Cunliffe has been sailing for most of his life and has worked in all branches of the profession, both racing and cruising. He is an RYA Yachtmaster Examiner (Offshore and Ocean) and writes regularly for Yachting Monthly and Yachting World. He has sailed from the Caribbean to Russia and from Brazil to the Arctic.

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