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Better sailing

Richard Henderson

Better sailing

error analysis in sailing and seamanship

by Richard Henderson

  • 224 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Regnery in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sailing.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementRichard Henderson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV811.5 .H46 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223 p. :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4896410M
    ISBN 100809282429
    LC Control Number76030482
    OCLC/WorldCa2645227

      The Annapolis Book of Seamanship is a classic in its own right, and has a place as a reference aboard any cruising sailboat. Written by one of the leading experts in safety at sea, this book contains all you'd want to know about sailing and sailboats, but where it really shines is in its coverage of weather, piloting and navigation. Offshore Sailing School Books All students enrolling in Offshore Sailing School sailing or powerboating courses receive Colgate and US Sailing textbooks in advance, depending which course they choose. See the books below and enroll in one of our courses today! Call or Request a Quote. Fast Track to Sailing Easy to read in full [ ].

    Advanced Dinghy Sailing. Aimed at improving skills and knowledge of the advanced modules; On water sessions are aimed at the performance sailing module The course is aimed at people confidently sailing in stronger winds with experience of spinnakers.   "Sailing for Dummies" offers down-to-earth, understandable explanations for everything related to sailing, from planning a trip to the mechanics of sailing to buying a boat. I've been sailing various size boats all my life, but with little formalized instruction, and this book was perfect.5/5(5).

    This book is perhaps my favorite of all the books, in that Twiname teaches us how to self-coach, and explores the winning mindset – mirroring closely my own approach to improving my sailing, one. Ballard Sailing April 29 at AM Readers of Richard’s book ‘To the Caribbean and Back: Sailing the Atlantic with not much time to spare’ will know that at the end of the Atlantic voyage, ‘Dutch Lady’, our 11 metre (36ft), Contest 36s sailing cruiser, was left in France.5/5.


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