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The handbook of sailing

Jim Murrant

The handbook of sailing

essential for every sailor.

by Jim Murrant

  • 387 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Cornstalk Publishing in Leicester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliography and index.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14964409M
ISBN 100207169144
OCLC/WorldCa63100398

Handbook of Sailing $ This classic contains 2, diagrams and photos enabling you to visualize every sailing procedure and maneuver; reflects the latest word on procedures, techniques, and equipment. 48 pages of full-color photos. 3. Official log book 4. Publications to be carried 5. LRIT 6. Safety officials and committees 7. Accident reporting 8. Hours of rest 9. Surveys, Isle of Man surveyors and classification societies Manning requirements Mini-ISM Yachts ≥GT - Operation of the Safety Management and Security Systems during lay-up periods File Size: KB.

The handbook of sailing provides a full-scale 'how to' course in all the essentials. Bob Bond, formerly training manager to the Royal Yachting Association and now principal of the Plas Menai National Water Sports Centre as compiled the work so that it can be used by anyone who thinks of taking up sailing, whether in earnest or just as casual means /5(2).   I took up sailing this summer, and found that, while no book can replace the physical experience on the boat, one needs an instruction manual to keep up with all the maneuvers and terminology that are thrown at you. The Handbook Of Sailing provides concise and very well organized information, with ample illustrations.5/5(5).

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