The Complete Yachtmaster: Sailing, Seamanship, and Navigation for the Modern Yacht Skipper
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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Sailing in Heavy Weather 81 16 Traditional Navigational
Navigational Strategy 164 27 Tactics and Navigation
6 Boat Handling under Power
Efficient Sailing 12 Motoring astern
Boat Handling under Sail 32 Holding ground
Charts Publications and The
Aids to Navigation
Inshore marks System GPS
Tidal Heights 107 Additional functions
Passage Planning 171 29 Emergencies
Pilotage 177 Depression formation
Fog 195 Yachts
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