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Books Books 21 - 30 of about 48 related to Against the Flow: The First Woman to Sail Solo the 'Wrong Way' Around the World.   

Force of Nature

Robin Knox-Johnston - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 320 pages
In January 1969, aboard his home-built wooden boat Suhaili, Sir Robin Knox-Johnston became the first person every to sail solo, non-stop around the world. 25 years later, Sir ...
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Boat Joinery and Cabinet Making Simplified

Fred Bingham, Fred P. Bingham - Sports & Recreation - 1993 - 256 pages
Starting with a simple task, such as a deck box, or even a tool box, this book proceeds to bigger projects so that you can develop the skills you need to build almost anything ...
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The Propeller Handbook: The Complete Reference for Choosing, Installing, and ...

Dave Gerr - Sports & Recreation - 2001 - 176 pages
On the surface, choosing the correct propeller for a particular boat seems simple. But one factor affects another, which then affects another factor, leading many boaters to ...
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Learning to Sail: The Annapolis Sailing School Guide for Young Sailors of ...

Diane Goodman, Ian Brodie - Education - 1994 - 208 pages
Covers rigging, safety precautions, steering, trimming the sails, jibing, tacking, heeling, emergency procedures, and docking
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Sailing Smart: Winning Techniques, Tactics, And Strategies

Buddy Melges, Charles Mason - Sports & Recreation - 1987 - 192 pages
Sailing Smart is for every sailor who wants to increase his or her knowledge, understanding, and sailing expertise: the local day-sailor who wants a firmer grasp of the ...
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The Sailing Handbook

Dave Cox - Sports & Recreation - 2000 - 160 pages
A complete, beautifully illustrated introduction to sailboats and sailing. Evolution of sailboat design, from dinghies to ocean racers.
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Dinghy Sailing

Sarah Ell - Sports & Recreation - 2001 - 96 pages
The perfect resource for getting started with small boats.
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Advanced Racing Tactics

Stuart H. Walker - Sports & Recreation - 1986 - 400 pages
Sets forth the principles and practices of first-class starting, beating, reaching, running, and finishing in major events and competitions
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The Tactics of Small Boat Racing

Stuart H. Walker - Sports & Recreation - 1966 - 333 pages
The author of "A Manual of Sail Trim" has designed a guide for the competitive racing dinghy sailor that explains the art of maneuvering. The object of the text is to provide ...
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The Cruising Guide to the New England Coast: Including the Hudson River ...

Robert C. Duncan, Paul W. Fenn, W. Wallace Fenn - Sports & Recreation - 2002 - 827 pages
Updated with the latest and most authoritative information, this cruising guide to the North Atlantic coast of the U.S.--as well as the Hudson River, Long Island Sound, and the ...
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